Anthocyanins are phenolic pigments and powerful antioxidants found in fruit and vegetables, specifically as dark pigments created by the fruit for its own protection.
PerformNZTM is a propietary blend of anythocyanin rich fruit extracts from New Zealand blackcurrants and aronia berries.
Anthocyanins have the effect of vasodilation, which is the widening of the blood vessels. Studies show they can increase blood flow by up to 35%. This results in increased hemoglobin and oxygen uptake and utilization during exercise (VO2 maximization).
The powerful vasorelaxation effect means your muscles work less hard for the same output, allowing you to really challenge your sporting goals and set new targets (push out Lactate Threshold).
New Zealand grown fruit has much higher levels of antioxidants and polyphenolic compounds than fruit found anywhere else in the world.
THE POWER OF
Aronia berries, also known as chokeberries, are native to North America. While being one of the lesser known super fruits, they pack the biggest antioxidant punch.
Compared to other fruits, aronia berries have the highest level of antioxidants, which are a chemical compound that protect your body’s cells from damaging effects of oxidation. Antioxidants are a natural anti-aging promotor, and are believed to protect against cancer and heart disease.
In addition to promoting overall wellness, aronia berries have been found to:
Offer overall improvement of the circulatory, respiratory, and digestive systems*
Help combat the growth of certain cancers*
Protect the liver and reduce the damage of stomach disorders*
Support the immune system and help fight diseases and infections*
*These statements have not been reviewed by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any diseases.