Recommended Pre-Workout Supplements
Looking For A Good Pre-Workout supplement? We Can Help.
By Paul Gardner
We love writing about Pre-workout supplements, largely due to the fact that they are the one supplement that can make a real difference to your workouts and your results.
A well developed pre-workout supplement is in its basic form, a natural performance enhancing supplement that gets you into the zone, helping you to power through even the most demanding workout.
Now of course there are those people that say that these things do not work, they are simply scam products that do nothing more than part you with your hard earned cash with no return.
The people behind these statements are nothing more than uneducated idiots, they have no real understating of how the body works, the benefits of sports nutrition and without any doubt haven’t done any research into the science behind these products.
Now there are of course many crap pre-workout products out there, its a shame but sports supplementation is not regulated at tightly as we would like, and there is nothing really stopping anybody making a poorly formulated product and putting it out there on sale.
All you need is a bright, attractive website, some well written marketing hype and you will certainly get some people to part with their hard earned money.
If you know what to look for however, its quite easy to sort the good from the bad, and a quick look at the ingredient label should ideally be enough to help you spot the good ones.
“But its hard to judge them simply by their ingredient label, you need to actually try them to appreciate just how good they can be”.
Sure you can have a product that looks good on paper, but it’s how they work, how the ingredients blend together synergistically to help take your workout to the next level that is the real test.
We have all tried many pre-workout supplements, so many in fact that between us we have lost count.
To choose our top products and put them into a list wasn’t easy, so we had to get ruthless and get on with it.
These products listed below, are, (according to our research and experiences) the BEST Pre-workouts available anywhere today
Our Top Rated Pre-workout Supplements
Load Up Those Guns!
Made by reputable sports supplement manufacturers Roar Ambition, 4 Gauge is without doubt our top rated pre-workout powder.
Instantly recognisable for its iconic ‘shotgun cartridge’ packaging it uses a cleverly formulated list of energy boosting ingredients that include:
- Red Beet
- Coconut Water
- Rhodiola Rosea
Sold in powder form for mixing with water (or juice). There are no artificial sweeteners in the formula, it mixes really well, tastes great and has no reported side effects.
Available to buy direct from the manufacturer in single ’rounds’ (20 serves) that cost from $45.00 and also some larger bundles that save you money – Check Out The ‘Ultimate Ammo Crate’ – you get 3 rounds for just $112.50, plus FREE Worldwide Shipping.
Performance Lab® SPORT Pre-Workout
A first class pill based pre-workout made by Performance Lab®. Known for their excellent range of health and sports supplements, this one certainly does not disappoint.
Using a cleverly developed formula comprising essential amino acids, creatine, himalayan pink salt and maritime pine bark extract, this caffeine free product promotes muscle energy, relief from fatigue, protection from oxidative stress and the build up of lactic acid.
Delivering a steady energy boost that helps you get the very best from your workouts.
Available worldwide from the manufactures, prices start at $45 (£35) for a months supply
There are discounts for larger orders and all orders are protected by a 30 day cash back guarantee.
A pill based pre-workout supplement that has stacks of fans across the world.
Nitrocut is a nitric oxide booster, this means that it helps to dilate the blood vessels, allowing a greater flow of blood to flow throughout the body, into and around the muscles.
This pushes essential nutrients and proteins into the muscles, enabling them to recover faster and most importantly – grow.
- Eurycoma Longifolia
- Tribulus Terrestris
Available direct from the official website, prices start at $54.99 for a months supply. There are discounts available for larger orders. The makers also offer a 60 day cash back guarantee.
Marine Muscle Gunner
Marine Muscle entered the bodybuilding industry just over a year ago in a blaze of media publicity, they have quickly gained a reputation for supplying top quality military grade supplements across all bodybuilding niches – Fat Burners, Muscle Boosters and Pre-workout Energy Boosters.
Gunner is a power packed pill based pre-workout supplement that delivers explosive energy, helping its users to workout harder for longer, recover faster, and enjoy better results.
Its powerful formula includes:
- Beta sitosterol
- Samento inner bark
- Nettle leaf extract
Available from the official website, prices start at $69.99 for a months supply, the makers also have various offers running for larger orders and their various stacks (see website for current deals)
The makers also offer a 7 day return and refund policy.