No Slip. No Bounce. All Polarised. All Fun.
Stephen Lease was an avid runner equipped with all the running gear he could get his hands on, when he seemed to realise that runners weren’t wearing overpriced high-performance running glasses but just cheap pairs from discount stores. He saw the opportunity for stylish, fun, functional, affordable shades in the running community and launched Goodr.
Goodr was launched in March 2015 with a Kickstarter campaign, shipping badass sunnies from an apartment along with his high school friends and co-founders Ben Abell and Keri Blunt. For the first two years of Goodr, the trio worked full-time jobs whilst growing the brand to the success it is today.
Expanding to over 1,500 stores in 30 different countries, as well as collaborating with major brands such as Warner Bros, The Rolling Stones, and Dunkin’ Donuts, Goodr has become an overnight success. Their high quality sunnies have won several awards including:
- Runner’s World Gear of the Year (twice!)
- PGA Buyer’s Choice
- Men’s Health Best Buy
And in CEO (Chief Executive Octopus) Stephen Lease’s words “We sell fun, not eyewear”
OTE knows that Goodness In means Greatness Out.
OTE Sports multi award-winning collection of Gels, Bars, and Energy and Recovery Drinks are used by some of the World’s Top Athletes. OTE are the Official Nutrition Partner for British Triathlon, supplying triathletes across both Olympic and Paralympic teams, along with the Brownlee Brothers, Georgia Taylor-Brown, and NTT Pro Cycling. Their partnerships enable OTE to use their feedback to develop the highest quality products.
OTE’s range of naturally flavoured energy products and recovery drinks have been developed by experienced sports nutritionists and athletes to bring you the best tasting and functionally effective products out there. OTE Sports nutrition products are free from artificial sweeteners and colours, and have been developed to help you hydrate, fuel, perform or recover.
Their aim is to demystify sports nutrition and offer straightforward, scientifically backed nutrition advice for all athletes.
CurraNZ is a research-led, first-to-market enterprise that has put New Zealand blackcurrants on the sports nutrition map internationally.
Thanks to collaboration with British, Japanese and New Zealand scientists and over 30 clinical studies, CurraNZ has been identified as one of the breakthrough ergogenic aids of the decade thanks to its unique and potent benefits for active consumers.
WHY USE CURRANZ?
As the most trusted and proven blackcurrant supplement brand worldwide, CurraNZ delivers proven performance, muscle recovery, fat oxidation and immune-promoting benefits, in one product.
The magic in CurraNZ lies in the blackcurrant bioactives, called anthocyanins. Most people are deficient in these ‘purple’ dietary compounds, which have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and blood flow-promoting properties.
Blackcurrant anthocyanins help prime the body for exercise, by creating an optimum microcellular environment to maximise exercise efforts.
Blackcurrants have one of the highest anthocyanin densities of any fruit, and surpass other common recovery interventions, blueberries, and tart cherries, (see table):
WHY NEW ZEALAND BLACKCURRANTS?
CurraNZ blackcurrants contain 1.5 times the anthocyanins of blackcurrants grown in Europe. New Zealand blackcurrants are one of the most nutrient-rich, nutrient-dense berries grown on the planet, and CurraNZ is the first supplement of its kind to harness these benefits.
The secret lies in the pristine New Zealand growing environment and the strong ultraviolet sunlight, which stimulates the berry fruit into producing higher levels of colour pigments, the anthocyanins.
Small but Mighty.
Offering broad-spectrum actions that removes the need for taking several supplements (such as beetroot and tart cherry for performance and recovery), CurraNZ is popular with endurance athletes of all levels for its fast-acting, convenient capsule with many bonus benefits.
Up to 150kg of fresh blackcurrants goes into each kilo of our high-potency formulation, which is a maximum-strength anthocyanin extract and standardised for dose control.
Supplier to international sporting organisations in elite sport, and endurance athletes such as World Multisport Champion 2019, 2021, Dougal Allan.
- Improves running, climbing and time trial performance up to 11%
- Helps prevent exertional heat stress
- Increases fat burning up to 30%
- Accelerates functional recovery, significantly reduces soreness and fatigue
- Supports adaptations to exercise
- Improves immunity and reduces oxidative stress during high training and competition loads
- Effective in elite and recreational users alike
CurraNZ helps your body prepare and take care of itself thanks to the anthocyanins found naturally in CurraNZ blackcurrants.
CurraNZ aids optimal health by supporting blood flow, immunity, joint and muscle function and reducing stress on the body. Its recovery and circulation-boosting properties are excellent for active people. CurraNZ is characterised by Enzans , key identifiers of the anthocyanin bioactives that deliver the research-backed properties of our product.
General health: 1 capsule daily
Take two hours before undertaking exercise. For optimal fat burning and endurance a small loading period is required. Use 1 capsule daily for seven days leading to an exercise event. For highly demanding training, redose again within 20 minutes of exercising. For endurance events of six hours or more, we recommend redosing four hours after first dose. Store in a cool, dry place.
Every batch of this product is tested for banned substances under the Informed-Sport program and manufactured to the highest quality standards.
Browse the CurraNZ collection, and start your currant journey today.