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#CollagenTalk, EP 1 – Anja van Geel

Diet and nutrition have become a vital part of the daily lives and schedules of today’s professional athletes. We spoke with sports dietician Anja van Geel about the introduction of collagen peptides in the diets of professional athletes at Olympic Training Center Papendal, the Netherlands leading elite sports training center. Anja shares her experiences and advice on the use of collagen.     [interview transcript] Sara: Hello everybody, my name is Dr. Sara De Pelsmaeker and I work as Global Business Development Manager at Rousselot. I am today with Anja van Geel from the Papendal Center to talk about nutrition for athletes. Good morning Anja, can you shortly introduce yourself?   Anja: Of, course, I'll introduce myself first. My name is Anja van Geel and I'm a sports dietician. I work...

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What’s the difference between collagen peptides and hydrolyzed collagen?

Collagen Peptides or Hydrolyzed collagen? In this article we clarify the two names and get to the root of where they come from and what they mean. There is no difference. The terms collagen peptides and hydrolyzed collagen are synonymous and used interchangeably for the same product. It’s just a matter of semantics. The phrase ‘collagen peptides’ is based on the end product, which are peptides derived from collagen; whereas ‘hydrolyzed collagen’ comes from the hydrolyzation process, the method by which collagen peptides are made. For a simple illustration, consider the ingredient ‘wheat flour’. You can call it ‘ground wheat’, after the grinding process. Or ‘wheat flour’ after the end product i.e. flour. So hydrolyzed collagen is just another way of saying collagen peptides.   Hydrolyzed Collagen vs Collagen Peptides:...

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A QUICK, LOW-CARB CHAFFLE, PACKED WITH HEALTH BENEFITS

If you’re looking for a tasty snack that’s keto-friendly, try this nutritious, cheesy chaffle*. With added collagen peptides, it offers even more health benefits than your standard waffle.  This easy-to-make cheese-waffle combo, also known as a chaffle, works as both a sweet or savory option, which makes it a great late-night snack!   How to make it Ingredients you’ll need: 150g of ground cheese 1 egg 10 to 20g of Peptan collagen peptides   Here are the steps to make this recipe:   Mix all the ingredients together to create a batter Cook in a basic waffle iron for 5 to 7 minutes Serve with your preferred toppings: you can add maple syrup and berries for a sweet treat, or avocado, garlic, and ham for a savory snack.   Benefits Thanks to its hearty...

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LEARN THE PEPTAN ORANGE JUICE RECIPE USED TO FUEL OLYMPIC ATHLETES

How can a creative restaurant chef help elite athletes improve their performance? In this blog post, Head Chef Erik te Velthuis of Topsport Restaurant at Dutch National Sports Centre Papendal shares a recipe. For young athletes, nutrition plays an important part in sports recovery and performance. To train, compete, and recover at the highest level, they need to consume the right macro-nutrients, micronutrients and fluids in the right amounts to ensure that their bodies get the energy they need for activity and growth. This is why it’s important for young athletes who are eager to raise their performance levels exactly what, when, and how to eat and drink before, during, and after physical activity.1 Chef on a mission The importance of nutrition is well-known to Erik te Velthuis, Head Chef...

Why Revive Active’s ‘super supplements’ are becoming a global success

In this month’s interview with a Peptan co-branded partner, we present Revive Active, an Ireland-based company that produces the highest quality ‘super supplements’ to support individuals around the world in their pursuit of health, fitness, and beauty. Author: Christina Hackett, Brand Manager at Revive Active What is Revive Active, and what does it stand for? Revive Active’s ethos is simple: to formulate and produce premium super supplements, that contain the best ingredients, sourced from the top suppliers worldwide, provided in the most bioavailable form, so we can make a difference to people’s health and wellbeing. Our unique products are formulated and produced in Ireland before they are exported to over 48 different countries around the world. Can you share the story behind Revive Active? In 2011, our managing director,...

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What conscientious consumers need to know about marine collagen peptides

The health benefits of collagen peptides have been known for centuries. In recent years, increasing evidence has been found for their support of skin and hair beauty, joint and bone health, and sports recovery. Today, collagen peptides produced from fish are becoming more and more popular. In this article, we explore where these marine collagen peptides come from, how they are produced, and what you need to consider, as a conscientious consumer, when choosing your product.   What are marine collagen peptides? Marine collagen peptides are a health ingredient made from fish and used in a variety of health and beauty products. Like bovine, porcine and other fish collagens, these collagen peptides are produced from 100% natural animal sources – in this case, the skins of wild-caught ocean...

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Rémi Blanchard joins as Peptan ambassador

“I have been taking Peptan collagen peptides for the past nine months, they have been a game-changing shift in my lifestyle, helping me to recover faster in my intense training schedule” - Rémi Blanchard   With Peptan, bringing a world of health benefits   Rousselot is proud to announce its partnership with Rémi Blanchard, a French personal trainer and sports nutritionist as Peptan ambassador. Rémi will help to bring Peptan's mission— "A world of health benefits" to the public by sharing his experience and expertise on how to stay active and healthy by balancing exercises and nutrition.   “I used to compete in different martial arts tournaments as well as in strength and conditioning and I really loved that. I find beauty in physical exercise and truly believe in a holistic...

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Like mother, like daughter

Answer to Sandy and Noely’s youth secret - Collagen   We went backstage with Sandy to find out how Sandy and her mother Noely managed to stay youthful. Watch to find out more:     Peptan collagen peptides is backed by science to support beauty from within, joint and bone health and promote exercise recovery, discover more on Peptan’s science. Find out where you can buy Peptan close to you.   [mkdf_button size="" type="" text="Where to buy" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="https://www.peptan.com/where-to-buy/" target="_blank" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""]...

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Hockey star Bjorn Kellerman extends partnership with Rousselot

Dutch field hockey star Bjorn Kellerman has extended his partnership with Rousselot until December 2021.  The partnership, which began in January 2019, highlights how Peptan collagen peptides can benefit top elite athletes like Kellerman, a World Championship and European Title winner.   Accelerated recovery Kellerman is enthusiastic about the boost Peptan has given him:  ‘An important part of my daily routine is Peptan collagen peptides. I use Peptan every day and since I started with it, two years ago, it has been very important in boosting my performance and recovery after games. With my intensive training program I must keep my body in good condition.’   ‘I give my joints a hard time’ Kellerman also uses Peptan IIm, as it helps his ‘joints to be better protected and to remain healthy’....

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Start your day with Sontal® Collagen, celebrating 10 years of promoting quality of life

Our co-branded partner SONTAL® Collagen from South Africa is on Die Groot Ontbyt!   The daily breakfast program that broadcasts on GrootFM 90.5 and kykNET, dstv channel 144, weekdays from 06:00.   On the program Elmarie and Johan Esterhuyse, owner and co-founder, tell the story behind SONTAL® collagen and provide a short introduction to the benefits of their product with Peptan collagen peptides inside. Covering the science behind collagen peptides for beauty from within, sports nutrition, joint and bone health and more, this program gives you insights into how SONTAL collagen and support your health holistically.   Watch Sontal's interview on Die Groot Ontbyt:     [mkdf_button size="" type="" text="Visit Sontal's website to know more!" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="https://sontal.co.za/" target="_blank" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""]...