Optimizing Performance: The Power of Pre-Workouts, Beta Alanine, and Superfoods with SuperAthleteCEO Chase Jackson


In this episode of Superathlete Radio, Chase Jackson discusses his favorite pre-workout, the benefits of beta alanine, the power of expectations, and three superfoods: blueberries, bee pollen, and maca. He emphasizes the importance of choosing a pre-workout without harmful ingredients and highlights the benefits of a meat and nuts breakfast. Chase also shares his personal experience with beta alanine and its ability to improve training performance and increase energy. He discusses the science behind beta alanine and its role in exercise performance. Additionally, Chase reviews the book 'The Expectation Effect' and its insights into the impact of beliefs and mindset on performance. Finally, he recommends incorporating blueberries, bee pollen, and maca into the diet for their various health benefits.


  • Choose a pre-workout without harmful ingredients like aspartame and sucralose.
  • Consider incorporating a meat and nuts breakfast for sustained energy and improved brain chemicals.
  • Beta alanine supplementation can enhance training performance and increase energy levels.
  • The Expectation Effect book highlights the power of beliefs and mindset in shaping performance and overall well-being.
  • Blueberries, bee pollen, and maca are superfoods with numerous health benefits that can be easily incorporated into the diet.


  • 00:00 - Introduction and Favorite Pre-Workout
  • 01:40 - Benefits of Beta Alanine as a Pre-Workout
  • 03:06 - The Science Behind Beta Alanine
  • 05:33 - Study on Beta Alanine Supplementation
  • 09:03 - The Power of Expectations
  • 13:14 - The Expectation Effect Book Review
  • 14:10 - Superfoods: Blueberries, Bee Pollen, and Maca



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