JonRubio's ConDense VLOG

Page 1 of 3 123 Last
  1. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    JonRubio's ConDense VLOG


    Thanks to Grambo and everyone at Purus Labs for giving me an opportunity to log ConDense!
    This will be a video log, and I will be updating it every time I use this product.
    Every video will be descriptive including how well hydrated I am, macro nutrient intake prior to workout, overall energy/stress levels, etc. This will ensure that anyone is to purchase this product can duplicate certain strategies I implemented prior to using ConDense.


    PURUS LABS® CONDENSE™

    Name:  Purus_Labs_Condense_Diagram.png
Views: 88
Size:  205.2 KB
    Name:  condense-supplement-facts.jpg
Views: 86
Size:  145.3 KB

    Rationale
    Condense™ is a novel approach to preworkout performance-enhancement designed to expand performance capacity, utilizing patent-pending nutrient technology and peer-reviewed, human- validated, orally efficacious dosages, rather than merely and temporarily increase acute performance as with most short-sighted, stimulant-laden products currently on the market. Purus Labs® has revolutionized the preworkout category, once again, by actually achieving what other companies only claim: that is, eliciting extreme vasodilation through truly enhancing endogenous nitric oxide production. This, in turn, causes a cascade of welcomed anabolic and physiologically enhancing benefits to athletes of all cloth through enhancing blood-flow, heightening substrate utilization (i.e. better nutrient absorption), preserving ATP stores, propelling oxygen delivery to myocapillaries, and reducing overall exercise oxygen cost allowing you to handle greater workloads (e.g. more weight) and exercise longer before exhaustion (e.g. more reps).
    CONSTITUENTS


    NITRATENE™
    Inorganic nitrate found in beets, spinach, etc…proliferates nitric oxide through a novel biological pathway, nitrate>nitrite>nitric oxide, converted through entero-salivary circulation as opposed to the more traditionally known arginine>NO synthase>nitric oxide pathway. Although nitrate, as related to exercise performance, is still in its infancy, the results on performance parameters are nothing short of salivary (pun intended)!

    Nitrate has been shown to be a powerful aerobic and anaerobic ergogenic aid by reducing the oxygen cost of exercise, translating into lower perceived exertion and/or a greater maximal workload capacity. Astonishingly, the increased work comes without an accompanying increase in blood-lactate, meaning your muscles actually become more energetically efficient. This increase in mitochondrial efficiency (P/O ratio) is due to the reduced cost of ATP (muscular currency) to produce muscular force.

    BETA ALANINE
    This non-proteinogenic amino acid is a constituent of muscle-carnosine (beta-alanine-l-histidine), however, myocarnosine content has been shown to be significantly increased through beta alanine supplementation alone. Carnosine, which supplemental beta alanine enhances the muscular concentration of, helps stabilize muscular pH levels by buffering the hydrogen ions produced through intense exercise. Intuitively, this stacks nicely with nitrates as they synergistically work through different modalities to achieve the same endurance effect.

    BETAINE ANHYDROUS
    Betaine, or trimethylglycine, is an interesting compound found in beetroot juice as it serves as an osmolyte (protecting cells against dehydration), an antioxidant, and a methyl group donor serving to lower homocysteine levels. Human performance studies involving betaine found it increases power and force performance measures amongst trained individuals and was elucidated through these exercise protocols: bench press throw, bench press force, squat force, and vertical jump power. Another larger study concluded betaine aided in high intensity anaerobic training, allowing individuals to achieve more squat repetitions at 75% of their 1-RM with more repetitions achieved at =90% peak power.

    1,3,7-TRIMETHYLXANTHINE (CAFFEINE)
    Obviously, caffeine is a widely used and highly efficient aerobic and anaerobic performance stimulant. Its effects are as highly acute and pronounced as they are vast. Caffeine improves cognition and alertness, antagonizes adenosine receptors, inhibits phosphodiesterase (PDE), increases epinephrine/norepinephrine/dopamine release, and enhances intracellular sodium/potassium pump activity.

    ELECTROLYTES
    Ionized salts are abundantly found within our bodies and serve the chief primary function of maintaining specific concentration and charge balances across cell membranes. We include the electrolytes sodium, potassium, and chloride within Condense™ to aid in maintaining optimal hydration status and blood volume during strenuous physical activity thereby blunting a rise in cortisol and quickening recovery.

    Summary
    As with all Purus Labs® products, only ingredients with human, orally-efficacious research are used, AND each ingredient is included at the research-validated dosage. Utilizing patent-pending Nitratene™ nutrient-technology, Purus Labs® continues to revolutionize the sports nutrition industry and offer consumers a light in an industry shrouded in darkness.

    Wish me luck guys and subscribe!
    PES R&D

  2. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%



    FINAL REVIEW

    Taste
    Tastes exactly like what it says. It literally tastes as if you were to bite into a Granny Smith Apple. Doesn't taste artificial at all even though some artificial flavoring is used.

    Endurance
    This is the reason why I would purchase this product again. Great endurance. Lactic Acid build up is virtually nonexistent when taking Condense. Muscles would literally just give out due to lack of ATP and would be virtually painless once the last rep was pushed. More less it felt as if my arms would just give out. With Condense I felt as if I could go for another 3-4 more reps than without Condense.

    Pump
    My favorite pump product to date, however, not the strongest pump out there. This pump is enjoyable and allows me to get a mind to muscle connection. Pump isn't painful at all unlike other ingredients like agamatine citrulline etc.

    Stimulant Effect
    All you honestly need to wake up. Doesn't have that WOW factor like Muscle Marinade will have to offer you; however, it does get the job done and wake you up.

    Focus
    Not a focus like Focus XT or a Nootropic, more like your so intune with your pump, its gonna motivate you to keep going and focus. Well at least thats how I felt.

    Other Notes
    Great addition to other preworkouts
    Not to stimmed up so it is usable at night
    Cheap
    Effective

    Final Score:
    8.5/10
    PES R&D
  3. Elite Member
    Piston Honda's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  200 lbs.
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    5,095
    Rep Power
    7469455
    Level
    91
    Lv. Percent
    0.82%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting ProPosting Authority

    First / Second! Kill it dude.
    BOARD TYRANT
    •   
       

  4. Senior Member
    murk01's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    2,229
    Rep Power
    683046
    Level
    46
    Lv. Percent
    35.88%
    Achievements Activity ProPosting Pro

    Love all the info. I wish purus gave samples of this, im realy picky when it comes to pwos for pumps. But purus doesnt fuk around anyway

    Killit!
    Subbed.
    GAME ON! MOVAH FUKAZ!
    http://anabolicminds.com/forum/supplement-reviews-logs/231867-man-sports-gameday.html#post4047619
  5. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Quote Originally Posted by Piston Honda View Post
    First / Second! Kill it dude.
    Thanks for the support bro!
    PES R&D
  6. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Quote Originally Posted by murk01 View Post
    Love all the info. I wish purus gave samples of this, im realy picky when it comes to pwos for pumps. But purus doesnt fuk around anyway

    Killit!
    Subbed.
    Just stay tuned and I'll be as detailed as possible bro. I'm optimistic about this product even though I more look toward preworkouts with endurance/focus ingredients COP, Citrulline, Huperzine A, Glucornolactone etc. Thanks for the support!
    PES R&D
  7. AnabolicMinds Site Rep
    AaronJP1's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  199 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    18,774
    Rep Power
    3028250
    Level
    91
    Lv. Percent
    0.11%
    Achievements Activity AuthorityActivity ProActivity VeteranPosting ProPosting Authority

    I'll be watching bro.
    Hardcore Purus Labs {Rep}
    Lift the fücking weight from the floor, or leave it on the ground. The thoughts are supposed to be daunting. The pain is meant to be tormenting.
    ANABOLIC MINDS SITE REP
  8. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Quote Originally Posted by AaronJP1 View Post
    I'll be watching bro.
    Thanks Aaron
    PES R&D
  9. Diamond Member
    Airborne42's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  265 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    15,563
    Rep Power
    3902482
    Level
    89
    Lv. Percent
    80.04%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting ProPosting Authority

    AB is IN!
    Purus Labs Anabolic Titan/Rep
    Coach AB @ BossBody.net
    Puruslabs.net
  10. Professional Member
    bean5er's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  208 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Age
    33
    Posts
    4,729
    Rep Power
    3997521
    Level
    79
    Lv. Percent
    2.22%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting Pro

    In brother, way show off with a "video log". Lol



    Kill it bud

    Sent from my iPhone using Am.com
    Independent
  11. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Quote Originally Posted by bean5er
    In brother, way show off with a "video log". Lol



    Kill it bud

    Sent from my iPhone using Am.com
    Quote Originally Posted by Airborne42
    AB is IN!
    Glad to have you both aboard!
    PES R&D
  12. New Member
    AlexErdellan's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  200 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    370
    Rep Power
    115503
    Level
    21
    Lv. Percent
    49.07%

    Cool log, will be sure to follow. Had a sample of Condense, it was pretty potent.
  13. New Member
    RJW719's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    385
    Rep Power
    6260
    Level
    16
    Lv. Percent
    69.02%

    In for this one!
  14. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    First dose starts today guys; stay tuned!
    PES R&D
  15. Professional Member
    Mack411's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  182 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Age
    26
    Posts
    3,814
    Rep Power
    7275603
    Level
    89
    Lv. Percent
    27.29%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting Pro

    I'm in here.
  16. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Day 1 Part 1
    PES R&D
  17. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Day 1 Part 2
    PES R&D
  18. Senior Member
    SamBoz19's Avatar
    Stats
    6'4"  285 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Age
    31
    Posts
    2,691
    Rep Power
    35300
    Level
    37
    Lv. Percent
    63.17%
    Achievements Activity ProPosting Pro

    I shall follow along on this one as well. I liked your work in the FREETEST and NeoVar log.

    Cheers!

    -Sean-
  19. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Day 2
    PES R&D
  20. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Day 3
    Rest day
    PES R&D
  21. Diamond Member
    Airborne42's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  265 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    15,563
    Rep Power
    3902482
    Level
    89
    Lv. Percent
    80.04%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting ProPosting Authority

    Great updates brother!
    Purus Labs Anabolic Titan/Rep
    Coach AB @ BossBody.net
    Puruslabs.net
  22. Professional Member
    Mack411's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  182 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Age
    26
    Posts
    3,814
    Rep Power
    7275603
    Level
    89
    Lv. Percent
    27.29%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by JonRubio View Post
    Day 3
    Rest day
    rest.whats that?
  23. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Quote Originally Posted by Airborne42 View Post
    Great updates brother!
    Thanks brotha!

    Quote Originally Posted by Mack411 View Post
    rest.whats that?
    It was more less I was to busy to workout
    PES R&D
  24. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Next video to be uploaded in the next 1-2 hours.
    PES R&D
  25. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Day 4
    PES R&D
  26. AnabolicMinds Site Rep
    AaronJP1's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  199 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    18,774
    Rep Power
    3028250
    Level
    91
    Lv. Percent
    0.11%
    Achievements Activity AuthorityActivity ProActivity VeteranPosting ProPosting Authority

    John nice videos and all & I def appreciate them but some written updates w/the effects (maybe some quick notes) would be appreciated for our non you tube viewers.



    Good job so far man.
    Hardcore Purus Labs {Rep}
    Lift the fücking weight from the floor, or leave it on the ground. The thoughts are supposed to be daunting. The pain is meant to be tormenting.
    ANABOLIC MINDS SITE REP
  27. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Quote Originally Posted by AaronJP1
    John nice videos and all & I def appreciate them but some written updates w/the effects (maybe some quick notes) would be appreciated for our non you tube viewers.



    Good job so far man.
    Alright will do Aaron. Ill right a little summary about every video after I do it. Thanks for the support brotha!
    PES R&D
  28. Senior Member
    murk01's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    2,229
    Rep Power
    683046
    Level
    46
    Lv. Percent
    35.88%
    Achievements Activity ProPosting Pro

    Good so far , and no typing sh!t up
    GAME ON! MOVAH FUKAZ!
    http://anabolicminds.com/forum/supplement-reviews-logs/231867-man-sports-gameday.html#post4047619
  29. Professional Member
    Mack411's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  182 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Age
    26
    Posts
    3,814
    Rep Power
    7275603
    Level
    89
    Lv. Percent
    27.29%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting Pro

    Nice work so far.
  30. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Day 5



    Notes:
    2 scoops gave me GI issues unfortuately. Never got to finish the complete workout however I did finish my shoulder workout. Tommorow I will try taking 1.5 scoops and hopefully it will have the same results as the previous days. Pumps and endurance remains to be consistent.
    PES R&D
  31. Elite Member
    Piston Honda's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  200 lbs.
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Posts
    5,095
    Rep Power
    7469455
    Level
    91
    Lv. Percent
    0.82%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting ProPosting Authority

    Good job w the updates my man!
    BOARD TYRANT
  32. Professional Member
    Mack411's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  182 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Age
    26
    Posts
    3,814
    Rep Power
    7275603
    Level
    89
    Lv. Percent
    27.29%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting Pro

    Nice update,I just ordered me some more condense to run.
  33. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Quote Originally Posted by Mack411
    Nice update,I just ordered me some more condense to run.
    Nice you'll enjoy the great pump!
    PES R&D
  34. Senior Member
    SamBoz19's Avatar
    Stats
    6'4"  285 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Age
    31
    Posts
    2,691
    Rep Power
    35300
    Level
    37
    Lv. Percent
    63.17%
    Achievements Activity ProPosting Pro

    Kinda liking this straight to the point everything explained in the video log. Makes it a hell of a lot easier to navigate and keep track of everything. LOL.

    Cheers!

    -Sean-
    "Never trust a b*tch because b*tches be crazy, now get out there and go crush some P***Y!" - Jerry Stiller.
  35. Professional Member
    Mack411's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  182 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Age
    26
    Posts
    3,814
    Rep Power
    7275603
    Level
    89
    Lv. Percent
    27.29%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by JonRubio View Post
    Nice you'll enjoy the great pump!
    Yes I will,I've enjoyed it before
  36. Diamond Member
    Airborne42's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  265 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    15,563
    Rep Power
    3902482
    Level
    89
    Lv. Percent
    80.04%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranPosting ProPosting Authority

    Def a great logger here!
    Purus Labs Anabolic Titan/Rep
    Coach AB @ BossBody.net
    Puruslabs.net
  37. Board Supporter
    jimbuick's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  200 lbs.
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Posts
    10,331
    Rep Power
    7367364
    Level
    98
    Lv. Percent
    47.33%
    Achievements Activity ProActivity AuthorityActivity VeteranActivity RoyaltyPosting Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by murk01
    Love all the info. I wish purus gave samples of this, im realy picky when it comes to pwos for pumps. But purus doesnt fuk around anyway

    Killit!
    Subbed.
    Hmu and I can send a few scoops from my stash.
    Body Performance Solutions Representative

    Check out our products at www.bpsnutrition.net
    Check out our FaceBook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Body-Performance-Solutions/191322614238042
  38. Board Sponsor
    Grambo's Avatar
    Stats
    5'11"  188 lbs.
    Join Date
    Mar 2004
    Posts
    3,855
    Rep Power
    1233272
    Level
    57
    Lv. Percent
    56.47%
    Achievements Activity ProPosting Pro

    Interesting....I like the video log
    Head Purus Labs Rep
    www.Puruslabs.net
  39. AnabolicMinds Site Rep
    AaronJP1's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  199 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    18,774
    Rep Power
    3028250
    Level
    91
    Lv. Percent
    0.11%
    Achievements Activity AuthorityActivity ProActivity VeteranPosting ProPosting Authority

    Very nice format Jon!

    Excellecent A+.
    Hardcore Purus Labs {Rep}
    Lift the fücking weight from the floor, or leave it on the ground. The thoughts are supposed to be daunting. The pain is meant to be tormenting.
    ANABOLIC MINDS SITE REP
  40. Advanced Member
    JonRubio's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    814
    Rep Power
    124006
    Level
    26
    Lv. Percent
    61.35%

    Quote Originally Posted by Airborne42 View Post
    Def a great logger here!
    Quote Originally Posted by Grambo View Post
    Interesting....I like the video log
    Quote Originally Posted by AaronJP1 View Post
    Very nice format Jon!

    Excellecent A+.
    Thanks for the support guys a video will be up soon!
    PES R&D
  

  
 

Similar Forum Threads

  1. Purus NEW PreWorkout ConDense Write Up
    By Grambo in forum Purus Labs
    Replies: 80
    Last Post: 08-15-2012, 05:35 PM
  2. ★ JonRubio's review on 4 AppNut products ★
    By JonRubio in forum Supplement Logs
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 07-19-2012, 11:05 PM
  3. My first bodybuilding vlog
    By Firmanator in forum Natural Bodybuilding
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-04-2011, 09:06 PM
  4. Condensed Two Towers Parody
    By khafra in forum General Chat
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-23-2002, 10:33 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Log in
Log in