What is RiboBlast?
It is the first all-natural, low calorie, D-Ribose based sports drink mix supplemented with electrolytes and vitamins in Canada, at only 10 calories per serving.
Who is it ideal for?
It is ideal for athletes, active people, people who are dieting or trying to decrease caloric intake.
What is D-Ribose and should I have heard about it?
D-Ribose or simply Ribose is a simple 5-carbon sugar with a slightly sweet taste. For more information regarding Ribose please visit www.riboblast.ca/d-ribose and yes if you haven’t heard about it and you are active it’s great that you now know how important it is for recovery.
When is the best time to drink?
D-Ribose has been reported to be effective in restoring muscular energy levels following intense exercise, increasing exercise tolerance and in decreasing fatigue. Due to the functionality of D-Ribose you can drink it at any time; before, during and after exercise. When you feel low in energy during a hard (or not so hard) working day. Or if you need something refreshing in the morning to jump start your day.
What is the easiest sports drink recipe to make?
Add a pack of our Saskatoon Berry Mix or Valencia Orange Mix to about 500 ml (17 oz) of water and you have your all-natural low calorie sport drink. It’s that simple.
How much water do I need for one pack?
Through our extensive taste panels done with consumers in different conditions e.g. before, during and after different physical activities (martial arts, hockey, yoga, hiking, running, weight training) we found that it is best to dissolve each pack in 500 ml water. However, you can use more or less water depending on your taste. Feel free to experiment. A lot of users also liked ice in their drink.
What is the sugar source in RiboBlast?
The only sugar source is Bioenergy D-Ribose. Each pack contains 2 g of Bioenergy D-ribose.
How many calories are in each pack?
RiboBlast is low in calories. Each pack contains only 10 calories. D-Ribose helps you with energy that you need. That’s why we call it a “low calorie, high energy solution”.
What is stevia extract?
Stevia extract is a natural zero-calorie intense sweetener. According to Health Canada, the term stevia refers to the leaves of the plant Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni. The leaves of the stevia plant, which can be used fresh, dried, or dried and powdered, contain sweetening compounds referred to as steviol glycosides. The term stevia is also used to refer to water extracts of stevia leaf.
What are the vitamins in each pack?
Each pack contains 30% of daily value of vitamin C, 15% daily value of each of the following: vitamin B1 (thiamin), vitamin B2 (riboflavin), vitamin B6, vitamin B12, niacinamide and calcium d-pantothenate.
What are the electrolytes in RiboBlast?
Sodium and potassium. Our product is low in sodium and a good source of potassium. Each pack contains 115-120 mg sodium and 350 mg potassium.
What is the source of colour?
All our products are made with natural colour.
Are there any preservatives in RiboBlast?
No. There are no preservatives in it.
Does it contain caffeine?
No. It has no caffeine. So it won’t make you sleepless before bed time like other caffeinated energy drinks.
How many different flavours are available?
Currently we have two different flavors: Valencia Orange and Saskatoon Berry. We will have more flavours in the near future.