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InnovAAte Inventor’s Experience: Recovering from a surprise bike-ride

By Margaret MacDonald / 15/09/2021 /

Just before covid set in in 2020, I was on a holiday in Mandurah, Western Australia, visiting my son who had organised a surprise bike riding expedition on Rottnest Island. “How’s your cycling these days, mum?” asked my son on the 5am drive up to the ferry across to Rottnest Island. “Non existent in the…

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OptimAAte and ElectrAAte: Endorsement of concepts from a High Performance Coach

By Hugh Dunstan / 10/03/2021 /

It is wonderful to see Australian made nutritional supplements that are backed by such strong scientific evidence. Sleep, nutrition and hydration are the three big keys for optimal sports performance.  In my previous experience as a professional strength & conditioning coach, through our hydration testing, I observed many athletes who were training dehydrated. For an…

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Which product for me? OptimAAte and ElectrAAte Amino Acids

By Hugh Dunstan / 28/08/2020 /

General use: OptimAAte® was designed to take daily to provide the high-demand amino acids for an active life-style. This can also be used as a pre-work out supplement. EletactrAAte® was designed to replace the amino acids, electrolytes and fluid lost during exercise -so this can be taken during and after exercise. If you live in…

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ElectrAAte: Amino Acids and Electrolytes for cyclists

By Hugh Dunstan / 13/08/2020 /

Testimonial from Trav who has been cycling at the Central Coast whilst using ElectrAAte (August 2020): I tend to cycle most days, sometimes just to work and back (20mins each way at pace) and often a few extra rides during the week of hour or more. (Haven’t raced this year but often get a race…

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InnovAAte Amino Acids: Colds, Flu and Ill Health

By Tim Roberts / 11/08/2020 /

A good supply of amino acids is important to help the body fight infections and recover from colds, flu and ill health. We recover from infections by the action of our immune system which make trillions of specialised proteins that attack the viruses and bacteria. Production of these defensive proteins by the body needs large…

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InnovAAte Amino Acids: Sports and Exercise Recovery

By Hugh Dunstan / 10/08/2020 /

When you are exercising or competing, you need a supply of amino acids to keep you going in your sport and ensure a good recovery from exercise. During the exercise, you cannot eat and, even if you could, the operation of the digestive system is much reduced because blood is diverted to the muscles to…

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InnovAAte Amino Acids: Men’s Health and Well-being

By Tim Roberts / 10/08/2020 /

Men lose amino acids throughout the course of the day which need to be replenished to maintain good health and well-being. Whether you are swimming long distances or surfing for hours on end, you can still lose substantial quantities of fluid which involves losing amino acids. Amino acids are present on the skin as part…

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Recover from hard work and exercise: amino acids and electrolytes

By Hugh Dunstan / 19/05/2020 /

Did you know that you lose amino acids as well as electrolytes when you sweat? ElectrAAte is a new hydration formula designed to replace what is lost most during hard work and exercise. Sweating is essential for cooling the body, but the process loses fluid, electrolytes and amino acids. To achieve hydration, you need to…

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Hydration: replace fluid, amino acids and electrolytes

By Hugh Dunstan / 11/03/2020 /

Sweating is essential for cooling the body, but the process loses fluid and hydration is critical. Sweating also helps remove some waste products generated by the body. But did you know that you also lose electrolytes and amino acids when you sweat? To achieve hydration, you need to replenish what you lose in sweat, which…

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