Posted: 18/07/2014 at 06:25
Don't want to be a party pooper but technically this would count as outside support and could get a penalty / DQ. In reality though it's likely to be overlooked for anyone other than front of field.
I've had donuts, pain killers and an ice cream 'forced on me' at events.
Just highlighting the rules the rules so you're not publicising/drawing attention to something in blissful ignorance.