When in the saddle, sore muscles are evidence that you’ve pushed your body to the ultimate limits. For their riders, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka look towards Athlete Performance for all their recovery needs.
When preparing for a long ride Team Dimension Data require professional products infused with provitamins, such as our Luxury Chamois Cream. Which is designed to form a protective barrier to help prevent skin damage on sensitive area’s. The formula is enriched with natural ingredients like Aloe Vera, Witch-Hazel and Shea Butter to help your skin feel hydrated. Say adios to saddle sores!
DURING A RIDE
Riders spend hours in the saddle, day after day, especially during a grand tour. To maintain the highest level of performance, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka use Muc-Off Ultra Endurance Cream. Using our advanced ‘Amino Patch’ technology to helps protect muscle cells against lactate accumulation, the main reason for exhaustion.
Immediately post ride, Mark Cavendish, Steve Cummings, Bernie Eisel and the rest of the team need the best products to support their recovery. Amino Recovery Balm revives, reconditions and freshens whilst providing a mild cooling sensation. With the key ingredient being the amino acid Glutamine, which plays an important role in supporting rest and recovery.
Away from training and racing, massage plays a key role in insuring the body recovers effectively. The team are given regular professional sports massage using our Warming Massage Oil. Helping to relax aching parts of their body, this is perfect for working away knots and strains that have been picked up throughout the course of race.
Natural ingredients such as Ginger, Arnica and Tsubaki Oil help to ease aches and pains by creating a relaxing warming mild sensation. Tsubaki Oil and Arnica extract helps skin to feel soft and supple.