My bench press ability increased from 80kg to 120kg, and my leg strength, critical in Karate, doubling to nearly 200kg, something that has also benefited Retief’s new sport of competitive mountain-biking, that he wants to share the news with others.
Velvet, a revered tonic in China for over 2000 years and what is largely considered a significant contributing factor for the success of many of the world’s best athletes, is fast becoming one of the most sought after ergogenic aids in the western world. Prized in the Orient for its rejuvenating properties and potent performance-enhancing effects it comes as no surprise that Deer Velvet has been considered the “secret weapon” of Russian Olympic training programs and it may well become the future nutritional supplement of choice for athlete’s across the globe.
My knees no long hurt. My achilles inflammation disappeared. Mountain Red’s products allowed me to train, whereas before taking deer velvet, I was continually breaking down and visiting my friendly physio. My breathing control and recovery were unbelievable. It reminded me of the way altitude training gave me a significant edge during intense swim training sprints and hill repeats on the bike. The other impressive change I noticed was the recovery from hard training sessions and lack of muscle soreness, given my limited training build up.