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BCAA – Key ingredient in BODYFUELZ Amino Acids products

March 29, 2010

BCAA is found in BODYFUELZ products like MUSCLEMAX, FITNEZ and PWRSPORTS. BCAA plays an important role in muscle development. This post is to help you understand the importance of BCAA during your workouts and other physical training. BCAA : Branched Chain Amino Acids (BCAAs) are Leucine, Isoleucine and Valine. They are considered to be essential […]

Look who sent us a video on BODYFUELZ

January 4, 2010

We recently had one of our customers send us this video of him using BODYFUELZ MUSCLEMAX for his workouts. We loved the video to bits. For the first time we had a customer’s sent us, what we call: user generated vido, on BODYFUELZ and how BODYFUELZ products are helping in performance nutrition and better workouts. […]

Are you a High Performance Individual ?

December 21, 2009

Today you want high performance in everything. High Performance Mutual Funds. High Performance Petrol. High Performance Car/Bike. High Performance Company. High Performance Digital Camera. High Performance Government. High Performance Minister. High Performance Software. High Performance Sachin Tendulkar. High Performance Economy. High Performance Laptop High Performance TV/Mp3 Player/Audio Video System What is that you don’t want […]

Now Cops get to Cycling for Fitness

December 8, 2009

We usually associate police officers in India (at least down south) with big pot bellies and complete lack of fitness. So, it was very heart-warming to know that a group of 9 police officers successfully completed 38-day cycling expedition covering about 3,840 km spreading awareness on fitness, freedom and environment. Here are some key pointers […]

Use Creatine during Off Season Only

September 14, 2009

Your body naturally produces Creatine in the liver, pancreas and kidney which is transported to muscles where it is converted to Creatine Phosphate (C-P System). This high-powered metabolite is used to regenerate the muscles’ ultimate energy source, ATP (adenosine triphosphate). It is an important bodybuilding supplement as it helps in protein synthesis. Creatine has been […]

Nutrition Series 2 : EFFECTS OF PAPAYA IN TREATING SPORTS INJURIES

September 9, 2009

The Papaya has been regarded as one of the tropical fruits that has medicinal value. It is a pear shaped fruit. The central cavity is surrounded by hundreds of small seeds. Ripe papaya is an excellent tonic for growing children, for pregnant women and nursing mothers. It is an energy giving food. Papaya has all […]

Sports Nutrition for Cricketers

September 5, 2009

Here is a presentation on the need for Next Generation Sports Nutrition for Cricketers

Nutrition Series 1 : know your Apple

August 31, 2009

The old saying “An Apple a day keeps the Doctor away” has been justified by its many health-rich properties. Apple contains certain substances that help to maintain healthy bodies. NUTRIENTS IN APPLE AND ITS ROLE IN HUMAN BODY : Apples are rich sources of fibres of which most of it is present in skin. These […]

Study on VO2 Max

August 17, 2009

Recently, researchers from Birmingham University’s Human Performance Laboratory attempted to pinpoint the exercise intensities at which fat metabolism is maximized in a study of 18 male endurance cyclists with a training background of at least three years. The average age of the participants was 28, and their mean VO2max was 58.4 ml.min-1.kg-1. All the subjects […]

Ergogenic Amino Acids for Enhanced Performance

August 6, 2009

Our body is made up of thousands of proteins. All growth, repair, maintenance of the body system are dependent up on them. The major structural component of muscle next to water (70%) is protein (20%). And Proteins are made up of 20 different kinds of amino acids in various combinations. Hence amino acids are called […]