Category: Supplements

Current Supplement Stack.

A quick entry on the supplements I’m using at the moment in the lead up to the March show. Are Supplements Bullshit? The quick answer is “yes”. A more protracted answer is, “it depends”. When starting a fitness routine many people shotgun a bunch of products recommended by an article or a trainer without logically evaluating…

So-long Stimulants

My love affair with stimulants and nootropics has seen a stretch of seven years of constant daily adherence to popping pills, downing ever increasing amounts of caffeine and only stopping short of snorting lines of pre-workout off a Thai hooker’s ass in order to stay sharp, increase gym performance and provide me with that confident social…

Buying Supplements in Thailand

I used to take a lot of supplements. Well, not quite as many as Google executive and author of The Singularity, Ray Kurzweil takes, but enough to do damage to my budget, possibly some vital organs and fill a large kitchen cupboard or two. Moving to Thailand and adopting a life of minimalism has considerably curtailed…

Modafinil Review

Limitless or Limited? In the days before the current nootropic and stimulant market explosion of choice, the (legal) go-to products for increased brain-wattage were limited to a double shot espresso and if you were daring, hardcore or a trucker on a double-shift, No-Doz tablets. You could procure some ephedrine or Ultimate Orange if you were…

Propranalol and Bodybuilding

Beta Blockers for Alpha Males I first heard of beta-blockers and their potential “performance enhancing” uses in the documentary “Bigger, Faster, Stronger” and was interested how musicians use them for steadying their nerves. One particular comment from an interviewee struck a chord when he said, “not even 5:00 o’clock traffic bothers me anymore”. When a friend…