A complimentary supplement for horses
Purpose (indications for use)
Olympic Endurance Mix is designed for horses that are in hard work and particularly for horses in long distance races. No substances that contravene the Rules of Racing or of Competition are included in the formula. It provided all the micro and major- nutrients necessary for the health of horses. The moderate protein content of Olympic Endurance Mix combined with an excellent biological value ensures that a burden of excess waste nitrogen is avoided during races. However, during early training when the build-up of skeletal muscles is necessary trainers are recommended to provide Olympic Condition Mix.
This may be replaced by Olympic Endurance Mix when races are in the programme. Its high content soluble fibre and oil enable its’ energy sources to become available over long distances. It promotes the exploitation by the horse of its own fat reserves do conserving muscle glycogen and it assists the retention of fluid in the large intestine, required as a reserve water source during extended exercise.
Directions for use
It may be used in varying proportions with lower energy Olympic No. 1 Mix when working horses are given lighter exercise and where work output varies from day to day. The cooked / micronized cereal and protein sources and soya oil present ensure high starch, oil and protein digestibility in the small intestine and the alfalfa provides trace nutrients of special value.