Precision Hydration - Press

The websites, newspapers, media outlets and press sites which have featured Precision Hydration. If you would like to write a story, review or feature PH on your website, please contact hello@precisionhydration.com.

 

Sports Illustrated  Sports Illustrated Logo

Sports Illustrated ran a feature on Precision Hydration and detailed the work that PH carries out. From Sweat Testing to the dangers of hyponatremia, the in-depth feature takes a look at the science of hydration in sport and how PH are breaking ground with their patented Advanced Sweat Test. 

Innovation in Hydration: Sweat testing is next level of sports hydration

 

Runner's World  Runner's World Logo

Precision Hydration Best In Test Award

Precision Hydration were named the best hydration product (aka 'Best In Test') as part of Runner's World magazine annual running gear awards feature at the start of 2020. 

The best running gear 2019: Best hydration product

 

Virgin Radio: The Chris Evans Breakfast Show Virgin Radio Logo

Chris Evans with Andy Blow,  Abby Coleman and Jonny Tye

Andy, Jonny and Abby appeared in a special feature on The Chris Evans Breakfast Show, which attracts more than 1 million listeners each week. They Sweat Tested the Virgin Radio team and discussed the importance of hydration with keen runners Chris Evans, Vassos Alexander and Rachel Horne. 

Listen to Team PH on the Chris Evans Breakfast Show

 

Sunday Times Style Magazine  The Sunday Times Logo

Sunday Times Review of Precision Hydration

The Sunday Times Style Magazine discussed the importance of hydration for athletic performance and highlighted the value of Precision Hydration's Sweat Test and the different strengths of products. 

 

The Guardian The Guardian Logo

The Guardian ran a piece on how recreational athletes can train like the professionals, detailing different products, including Precision Hydration and the Sweat Test, that can help you maximise your potential. 

10 ways to train like an elite athlete

 

Independent The Independent Logo

The Independent newspaper named the 10 best nutrition products on the market and PH were in there as a top drinks option for athletes. 

The 10 best running nutrition products

 

Huffington Post  The Huffington Post Logo

England rugby star James Haskell wrote an article for the Huffington Post about how water alone is not enough to keep him hydrated. He highlighted the importance of taking a Sweat Test to find out how much sodium he loses in his sweat and how Precision Hydration provided a hydration strategy and electrolytes that match how he sweats. 

Why water alone is not enough for athletes

 

The Times The Times Logo

The Times newspaper looked at the rising popularity of triathlon and referenced Precision Hydration as part of a bumper article. 

How triathlons got popular 

During a summer heatwave in the UK, The Times talked about how to hydrate and mentioned the different strengths of PH products that match how you sweat. 

Hydration - Have you become obsessed by it? 

 

Cycling Weekly Cycling Weekly Logo

Precision Hydration have featured regularly in Cycling Weekly, including articles on how PH electrolytes can help bolster performance, as well as advice on how to avoid cramp and dehydration. 

When is it too hot to race? 

Supplements for cyclists: Health and performance boosters you can really trust

Energy drinks for cycling: hydration explained

Cycling and cramp: the fact, the theory and the fallacy behind the mystery affliction

How to stay hydrated during a Gran Fondo

Cycling and cramp: the fact, the theory and the fallacy behind the mystery affliction

What do pro cyclists eat before, during and after a Monument?

 

Trail Running Magazine Trail Running Magazine Logo

Trail Running Magazine Precision Hydration Review
Trail Running Magazine runs a regular feature that looks at the gear that they'd recommend to their readers and they detailed how PH could help runners who are looking to take on a more serious challenge or set a new personal best.  

 

Outside Online Outside Online Logo

Acclaimed author Alex Hutchinson attended the TrainingPeaks Endurance Coaching Summit in Boulder, Colorado, where PH founder Andy Blow was a keynote speaker. Andy's presentation on hydration and whether you should drink to a plan or drink to thirst was one of Alex's 5 takeaway training insights from the summit. 

5 training insights from the Endurance Coaching Summit

 

Men's Journal  Men's Journal Logo

Men's Journal outline which athletes could benefit from a Sweat Test and why you might want to personalise your hydration strategy, whilst pointing athletes towards Precision Hydration's services. 

Do you need a personalized hydration plan to maximize performance?

 

Women's Health Women's Health Logo

Precision Hydration ambassador Emma Jeffcoat was interviewed for an article for Women's Health. Emma talked about how she switched to life as a pro triathlete and what she's learned about hydration since joining Team PH. 

Emma Jeffcoat on switching sports and how to stay calm at the start line

 

Evening Standard  Evening Standard Logo

Evening Standard journalist Annie Ross took an Advanced Sweat Test with Precision Hydration ahead of completing the London Marathon and outlined her key findings from her time with PH.

8 things you didn't know about sweat

 

The Daily Telegraph (Australia) The Daily Telegraph

The Australian Daily Telegraph spoke to members of the Australian Rugby League team to hear how they were using Sweat Tests to refine their hydration strategy ahead of the Four Nations tournament. 

Australian kangaroos go hi-tech to gain 4 Nations edge

  

Women's Running Magazine  Women's Running Logo

Women's Running Magazine

Runner Maria Hafezi wrote for Women's Running Magazine and detailed the six items that helped her complete an IRONMAN race and Desert Ultra, including the importance of PH electrolytes. 

 

The Irish Examiner  The Irish Examiner Logo

PH founder Andy Blow was interviewed by for an article looking at the importance of hydration for athletes in The Irish Examiner. 

The importance of hydration for athletes

 

USA Today USA Today Logo

USA Today interviewed NFL player Montez Sweat during his Advanced Sweat Test with Precision Hydration. 

No sweat for Montez Sweat: Washington rookie pushes on after tumultuous NFL draft

 

Fox 10 - Phoenix  Fox 10 Phoenix Logo

The Fox 10 channel in Phoenix ran a special video piece and article to gain an insight into how nutritionist Brooke Schohl carries out Sweat Tests and why sodium is so important for hydration. 

Valley nutritionist uses sweat analyzer to help with performance

 

Global Triathlon Network Global Triathlon Network Logo

Global Triathlon Network's Mark and Heather are put through their paces in a 42-degree heat chamber! They each ran for 22 minutes in order to calculate their hourly sweat rates.

The PH Advanced Sweat Test was conducted to analyse their sodium levels - the testing highlighted the importance of personalised hydration plans, with products working for some athletes that may not suit others.

Triathlon training explained: Sweat testing and hydration

  

SlowTwitch SlowTwitch Logo

SlowTwitch interviewed PH's Andy to hear about his athletic career and how he helped co-found Precision Hydration. 

The intrepid Andy Blow 

 

Triathlete Lars Finanger trained for a maximum of nine hours per week for an IRONMAN and references his use of Precision Hydration products during his training and races. 

The nine hour per week Ironman training experiment

 

220 Triathlon 220 Triathlon Logo

220 Triathlon ran a series of pieces on the importance of hydration, including quotes from Andy on how to avoid dehydration and hyponatremia. 

Dehydration and sodium: Why replacing salt is crucial

Hyponatremia: causes and symptoms of low sodium levels

 

TriRadar TriRadar Logo

It's inevitable that some athletes will forget to hydrate properly in cooler temperatures, but this blog by Andy Blow highlights the importance of properly hydrating during winter training as well. 

Don't forget about hydration during winter training

 

Tri247 Tri247 Logo

Pro triathlete Emma Pallant looked ahead to her 2019 season and outlined how she'll be working closely with Precision Hydration to refine her hydration strategy during the campaign. 

Emma Pallant: 70.3 World’s is my A-race for 2019

 

Andy wrote a blog piece for Tri247 to outline the importance of sodium for hydration. 

Why is sodium crucial for triathletes?

 

Outdoor Swimmer  Outdoor Swimmer Logo

Outdoor Swimmer interviewed Andy following the Ötillö Swimrun World Championships in Sweden to discuss hydration and training for swimrun races.

Interview – Andy Blow, founder of Precision Hydration, after completing the 2019 Ötillö Swimrun World Championships

 

Endurance Business Endurance Business Logo

Endurance Business interviewed Andy to hear how Precision Hydration had developed as a company since it was launched in 2011 and how PH had worked with athletes and technology partners to develop an effective way of athletes maintain their personal hydration needs.

Building up a sweat with Precision Hydration

 

Styletto Magazine Styletto Magazine

Styletto Magazine ranked the best fitness products to use in 2019 and emphasised the value of using PH 1500 before and after exercise. 

The best fitness products to look out for in 2019

 

Fast Running Fast Running Logo

Ultrarunner Robbie Britton set a new record of 9 days, 10 hours for the 650km Jordan Trail and wrote about how he prepared for the race, including the importance of hydration in the blistering heat and how he used PH. 

British 24-hr runners set new record of 9 days, 10 hours for 650km Jordan Trail

 

CoachMag CoachMag Logo

Coach Mag spoke to PH Marketing Director, Dave Colley, about the value of knowing how salty your sweat is in order to create a hydration plan that matches your own sweat profile. 

Why how salty your sweat is matters

 

Yellow Jersey Yellow Jersey logo

Ryan Georgiades struggled with cramp before he took an Advanced Sweat Test and he's written a piece for Yellow Jersey, detailing how understanding his sodium losses and replacing those losses with PH electrolytes has helped him get on top of his cramping issues. 

Why do I get cramp and how do I stop it? 

 

Outdoor Fitness Magazine  Outdoor Fitness Logo

Outdoor Fitness Magazine Feature
Outdoor Fitness Magazine contacted Precision Hydration to get some advice on the 'what', 'why' and 'how' of replacing electrolytes and fluids during long training sessions.   

 

The 5k runner

The 5k Runner website produced a review of PH products and described their own experiences of using our electrolytes. 

Precision Hydration review

 

The writer details how they've produced some disappointing athletic performances after failing to suitably replace the sodium they're losing in their sweat, before highlighting the value of using a stronger electrolyte-drink like Precision Hydration, as well as praising the online Sweat Test. 

Race, sweat, cramp, cry

 

SUPBoarderMag  SUPBoarder Logo

SUPBoardMag interviewed a host of standup paddleboarders to find out how they approach nutrition for events, with Pete Holliday focusing on the importance of hydration and outlining which PH products he uses before, during and after races. 

What do SUP racers eat? Before, during and after

  

Single Track World  Singletrack Logo

As part of Single Track World's Fresh Goods Friday, the website recognises the brands that could prove valuable to their readers. Precision Hydration featured in episode 334 as they explained the different types of PH products that are available. 

Fresh Goods Friday 334

 

Road Racing World Road Racing World Logo

Road Racer Magazine Hydration Feature

Road Racing World ran a feature on the work of Precision Hydration and how the Advanced Sweat Test works to help riders prepare their hydration strategy for races. 

  

Total Women's Cycling  Total Women's Cycling Logo

Hannah Reynolds wrote a piece of Total Women's Cycling and looked at the different ways riders can cope with cycling in the heat, including the importance of starting hydrated and Hannah pointed readers towards PH's Sweat Test services. 

7 ways to survive cycling in the heat

 

Furthermore from Equinox  Furthermore from Equinox Logo

This article looks at different types of Sweat Tests and why athletes might want to consider having a Sweat Test. They reference PH's Advanced Sweat Test and the fact that PH offer different strength electrolyte products. 

The state of sweat testing

 

Exercise Register Magazine

Exercise Register Magazine PH feature
Exercise Register Magazine Precision Hydration feature
The Exercise Register Magazine encourages athletes to consider how they're approaching hydration for events and they used quotes from Precision Hydration to focus on the importance of replacing the sodium you lose in your sweat during long or intense exercise. 

 

The Straits Times  The Straits Times

Ben Pulham wrote a piece for the Singapore-based Straits Times on cramping and the methods that athletes can use to reduce or alleviate cramps, including quotes from PH founder Andy Blow on how an effective hydration strategy can help overcome cramps caused by sodium-depletion. 

Fitness: No sweat, here's how to beat cramp