Can candy boost your athletic prowess? Posted on July 9, 2009June 25, 2009 By Rosa Via the NY Times Really? column, an explanation of why candy isn’t your best option for pre-workout food. I wonder if heavily nutted candies could work though, as they’re pretty protein packed. Share on Facebook Share Share on TwitterTweet Share on Pinterest Share Share on LinkedIn Share Share on Digg Share READ WashPost Peeps Diorama Contest now open!