Herbalife has announced that it is now the Official Nutrition Sponsor of Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Portuguese international, who plays his club football for Real Madrid in Spain, is recognized as one of the best players in the world on the pitch and a global sports icon off the field. Herbalife will work with Ronaldo to develop and optimize his personal nutrition program and provide him with a range ofsports nutrition products.
“Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the greatest football players in the world, and someone who embodies our philosophy of good nutrition being at the core of a healthy, active life, and a key advantage in the competitive world of professional sport. His passion and belief will undoubtedly translate into tremendous opportunities for Herbalife and our independent distributors. We love and share his commitment and enthusiasm for this relationship and are excited about the future together," said Michael O. Johnson, chairman and CEO of Herbalife.
The five-year, multi-million dollar contract with Ronaldo includes global publicity rights and various joint promotional activities. It also includes the opportunity for Herbalife and Ronaldo to work together to develop a new co-branded range of sports nutrition products.
"I believe strongly in the importance of the right nutrition for me as an individual, both on and off the field. I am looking forward to working with Herbalife, as a company that shares my passion and brings such expertise and knowledge in the area of sports nutrition,” said Ronaldo.
Ronaldo joins more than 100 other Herbalife-sponsored athletes and teams.
This year in Antarctica, Sebastian Copeland and Eric McNair-Landry completed the first east-west transcontinental crossing of the ice sheet. They covered the 4,100 kilometers in 82 days, using only human generated and wind energy.
Sebastian's uses Herbalife 24 sports nutrition - see video below.
They smashed 3 Polar records:
first to reach the Pole of Inaccessibility from the east coast without outside assistance.
first to reach the geographic South Pole from the Pole of Inaccessibility and thereby opening a 880-kilometer new route
first time that east coast was linked to west coast and all was done with only human generated and wind energy.
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Professional Skaterboarder Akeem Hayes starts his day the Herbalife way.
In his daily routine he uses Herbalife 24 sports nutritional products: Herbalife24 Prepare, Herbalife24 Formula 1 Sport, Herbalife24 Rebuild Strength and Herbalife24 Restore.
Akeem's dropped body fat, gained muscle, has tons of energy and is more confident and focussed on his skateboarding. He says at the end of video " With Herbalife products - when I fall I bounce back up and do a cartwheel, then I'm able to ski every single day, non stop like a 24hour athlete".
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Somdev has impressive achievements to his credit within a relatively short span of a professional tennis career. The talented and dynamic athlete turned professional in 2008 and climbed 930 places reaching #71 in April 2011. With his outstanding performance Somdev won 2 gold medals at the Asian Games and gold at The Commonwealth Games in 2010. His string of achievements includes being the runner-up at the South African Open in February 2011 and securing direct entry to the 2010 US Open. Somdev is also the first Indian to qualify for the French Open in 13 years.
Somdev has had a shoulder problem and had to withdraw from the Chennai Open and the Austrailian Open earlier in the year.
We all wish Somdev a speedy recovery so he can get back to playing great tennis again and win even more medals !
Somdev uses Herbalife products for energy and fitness
Samantha Clayton is an Olympic athlete, personal trainer, fitness model, track coach, TV spokesperson, wife and mother. She was born in Liverpool in the U.K. and is the lead instructor in the NEW Herbalife24FIT dvd series.
Samantha is a Certified Personal Trainer and Group Exercise Coach through American Fitness and Aerobics Association (AFAA) and ACE. She also is very well known in the world of fitness and trains other athletes and celebrities.
Having competed for Birchfield Harriers in Birmingham for 6 years, her breakthrough came in 2000 when she represented the U.K. as a sprinter in the 2000 Sydney Olympics in both the 200m race and the 4×100 meter relay.
Prior to the Olympics, she won two medals in the Olympics AAA trials – a silver medal for the 200m and a bronze for the 100m – as well as a silver medal in the 4x100m relay during the European Junior Championships. Her personal records include an 11.40 in the 100m and 23.02 in the 200m.
Samantha’s sporting experience and bubbly personality creates a motivational platform for many people to kick start their own road to fitness and that was why she was chosen for the Herbalife24 FIT dvd series.