We are excited to officially announce SALTED WATERMELON as the official GU flavor of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series!
With 3,462 out of the 7,000 votes received, Salted Watermelon beat out Caramel Macchiato and Apple Cinnamon by a landslide, and will become the official on course flavor kicking off at Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon on June 1st.
We asked fans to choose from 3 NEW GU flavors (Salted Watermelon, Caramel Macchiato and Apple Cinnamon) and select their favorite– by popular vote!
Fans placed their vote for the official GU flavor at our sampling booth at the Rock ‘n Roll New Orleans expo.
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series and Ambassadors of Rock hosted Fun Runs in select markets such as San Diego, Los Angeles, Raleigh, and Chicago. Runners sampled the 3 NEW flavors and voted for the official GU of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series.
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series and GU Energy Labs were featured on the FOX 5 Morning Show in San Diego on February 10th.
Although the voting period has already ended, join us at GU sampling booth #100 at the Rock ‘n’ Roll USA expo and be the first to taste the winning flavor that will be available on course starting at Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego!
Salted Watermelon, the official GU flavor of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, will be officially released race weekend, and will be sold in specialty retailers across the country.
Visit the merchandise store at the expo to purchase the winning flavor. (Limited quantities available)
Remember to fuel up with Salted Watermelon available at aid stations along the course!
CLICK HERE to pre-order a box of the official flavor, Salted Watermelon, before the official debut at Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & 1/2 Marathon on June 1st. Includes a box of eight 32g packs of GU Energy Gel.
Upload or submit a photo to receive a FREE box of Salted Watermelon! The 10 photos to receive the most votes will be selected on June 5th as the winners.
The following types of photos can be submitted: