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C4 Extreme NCAA legal?
Hilary George, CSCS 9/4/2012 2:23:49 PM
Posted: Sunday, June 9, 2013 3:09 PM
Joined: 9/4/2012
Posts: 1


Lately, I have been receiving a ton of interest over the supplement c4 extreme. I have looked up the ingredients and it has some banned substances from the NCAA. Before I tell my student-athletes not to take it, do any of my colleagues know for sure if this pre-workout substance is banned?
Ashley A. Herda, MS 7/5/2012 4:41:58 PM
Posted: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 4:08 PM
Joined: 7/5/2012
Posts: 1


The best way to know is contact the NCAA directly. I am assuming it is banned. The first thing on their banned list are stimulants and C4 Extreme contains caffeine and synephrine. I would advise them not to take it. It may work great as a pre-workout, but why take the chance with NCAA regulations-it's not worth it.

I hope this helps!