Maurten vs Origin

Origin offers the most nutritious, delicious, and environmentally friendly energy gels in the world.

Hello! Thinking about trying Origin energy gels? You’re probably wondering what the differences are between an Origin gel and a Maurten gel, so we thought we’d put together an overview to help you make the best decision for you.

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 Origin (Kona)  Maurten Gel 100
Number of vitamins + minerals  ✅ 15  ❌ 1 
Number of ingredients  ✅ 5  ❌ 6
Plant-based  ✅ Yes   ❌ No 
Cost ($/g of carbs)  💰 $.08  💰💰💰 $.16
Vitamins + minerals  ✅ Calcium
 ✅ Iron
 ✅ Potassium
 ✅ Vitamin C
 ✅ Thiamin (B1)
 ✅ Riboflavin (B2)
 ✅ Niacin
 ✅ Vitamin B6
 ✅ Folate DFE
 ✅ Phosphorus
 ✅ Magnesium
 ✅ Zinc
 ✅ Selenium
 ✅ Manganese
 ✅ Copper  
✅ Calcium 
Carbohydrate source  ✅ Sorghum & Pineapple  Glucose & Fructose
Manufacturing location  ✅ USA   Denmark
 Ingredients  Sorghum Syrup
 Pineapple Juice
 Lemon Juice
 Ginger Root
 Sea Salt
 Calcium Carbonate
 Gluconic Acid
 Sodium Alginate

Why Choose Origin Gels?

All of our witty slogans and funny copy hasn't convinced you on us yet? I do love a good skeptic! So why use Origin Endurance? We do everything we can to make better products than anyone else. We're not solving world hunger (yet!), but we're better, incrementally better, than our competition. And if there is anything athletes can agree on, it's all progress, step by step. So what matters to us? All of our products are designed with the 6 principles below in mind. It really is Nutrition You Feel Good About.

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