Workouts are a terrible thing to waste. Muscles broken down from strenuous activity benefit from protein almost immediately after exercising, meaning the quicker you feed them, the sooner they begin rebuilding.
See how protein helps rebuild muscles.
WHAT'S INSIDE AND WHY.
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More isn't always better. Studies show that about 20g of protein is ideal for most athletes because the body can only process so much protein at a time. But this isn't only a numbers game. Recover Protein Shake contains high-quality milk and whey protein that easily digests, reaching muscles faster than other types of protein, like casein.
During exercise, you burn through fuel stores in muscles and energy reserves in the liver. Replenishing these carbs is a critical step to being ready for tomorrow's workout.
Two sources of calories offer one complete recovery. The calories from carbs refill depleted energy stores in muscles and the calories from protein help rebuild them.
Moving from high school to college to the pros in just two years, Jabari knows how to take it to the next level. With an 82-game schedule, he uses Gatorade Recover products to help recover after a game or workout, so he’ll be ready to come back for more.
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It’s Recovery 101. Discover how muscles break down and what you need to build them back up. Science of G.