Red beet (Beta vulgaris) is a popular vegetable. Raw material for the food and medicinal are its: root (Radix Beta vulgaris), young leaves, and the juice of sugar beet roots Succus Beta vulgaris), containing the active ingredients: carbohydrates (fructose, glucose, sucrose, pectin), vitamins (B group, C , E, K, PP, provitamin A), acids (oxalic and malic acids), proteins and mineral salts (compounds of zinc, phosphorus, magnesium, potassium, rubidium, calcium). Used therapeutically in diseases of the gut, liver, and arterial hypertension. It cleans by removing toxins from the body (by lowering homocysteine levels). Strengthens the body and nitrates, discovered in the root, can affect the process of the synthesis of nitric oxide, improving blood flow and tissue nutrition, and accelerating biological regeneration after the workout. Increases the production of red blood cells and cholagogic. In the sports supplementation, powdered beetroot is a part of nutritional supplements (vitaminizing and mineralizing) and pre-workout creatine stacks.