ElectrAAte

ElectrAAte® has been designed to be mixed with water to provide fluid, amino acids and electrolytes which are lost through sweat during exercise, or life in the hot sun. People can lose between 1-2L of fluid per hour of hard work or exercise. You generally sweat more in hotter conditions. ElectrAAte is the only formulated…

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OptimAAte

OptimAAte® was designed to replenish the amino acids that are lost most during the day from general exertion. These losses are amplified during exercise and life in a hot climate. Daily amino acid supplementation with OptimAAte® aims to supply the key amino acids that are lost in greatest quantities during exertion. Usage of OptimAAte® as…

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Background: Amino Acids

It is vital to recover between races.

Hugh Dunstan provides some insights for amino acid supplements. What happens to digestion during exercise? When you are exercising, your digestive capacity is greatly reduced, because the blood is primarily diverted away from the digestive tract to the muscles. As a result, the capacity to digest proteins is reduced. What happens to digestion after exercise?…

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Your body works as a protein factory to keep you in top health

Your body continuously removes old proteins and produces new proteins to keep you in top working order. This process is called “Protein Turnover” and involves the daily breakdown of old and damaged proteins and the manufacture of new proteins. Why does this happen? It allows the body to regulate what proteins are ready for use…

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