|11-05-2013, 12:24 PM||#11|
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Join Date: Jul 2009
Training Exp: 20+ years
Training Type: Powerbuilding
Fav Exercise: Deadlift
Fav Supp: Butter
|11-05-2013, 12:58 PM||#12|
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Decatur, IL
Training Exp: 30
Training Type: Powerlifting
Fav Exercise: Benchpress
Fav Supp: Buttweiser
Most quality whey protein powders are packed full of BCAA's. Buying extra BCAA's is a waste of money,imo.
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|11-05-2013, 01:51 PM||#13|
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Ft. Hood, Tx
Training Exp: On and off for 17 years.
Training Type: ARGH!!!
Fav Exercise: Bosu kickback pistols
Fav Supp: Crack on a trisket
But you're definitely right, and whey is already the easiest of all the protein supps to digest even without the addition of BCAA's.
Current PRs at 242, raw w/ wraps- 525, 355, 605, 1485
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|11-05-2013, 06:16 PM||#14|
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Mercersburg, PA
Fav Exercise: Bench
Fav Supp: Syntha 6 Protein
Hey thanks guys for the advice and help!
|05-08-2014, 12:14 AM||#15|
Join Date: May 2014
Don't shop at GNC! You can compare prices online at supplementsbuddy.com.
BCAA's are the 3 amino acids Leucine, Isoleucine and Valine (Proteins are made of 20 amino acids).
These 3 amino acids promote muscle protein synthesis and increase muscle growth over time. It actually delays fatigue if taken during you workout.
|05-18-2014, 12:52 AM||#16|
Join Date: Dec 2012
Training Exp: 6 Years
Training Type: Bodybuilding
Fav Exercise: Barbell rows
Bcaas stimulate the building up of protein in muscle, are great for aiding in maintaining an anabolic state, especially during a fasted period or one of high intensity training, improving exercise performance, and reducing protein/muscle breakdown. Most important of those are L-Leucine, L-Isoleucine, L-Valine.
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