ADA, Mich., Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Amway North America today announced it will award two grand prize winners the opportunity to meet football legend Kurt Warner and play in his "Ultimate Football Experience Presented by Amway's Nutrilite brand" celebrity flag football tournament, as part of the NUTRILITE Ultimate Football Experience Sweepstakes. The tournament will be held in Phoenix on March 8-9, 2013.
The sweepstakes promotion will run from Nov. 15, 2012 through Jan. 10, 2013. Fans ready and willing to suit up and team with the pros for the flag football weekend may register at Facebook.com/NutriliteUS. No purchase is necessary.
"Two lucky fans will have the chance to hit the field with football stars of yesterday and today for my 'Ultimate Football Experience Presented by Nutrilite'," said Warner, who has a multi-year endorsement agreement with Amway's Nutrilite, the world's No. 1 selling vitamins and dietary supplements brand.*
As part of the experience, pro players lead corporate teams of eight in a competitive four-on-four flag football tournament held in Phoenix. The event benefits the Kurt Warner First Things First Foundation, which is dedicated to impacting lives by promoting Christian values.
"We've been blessed to have such notables as Aaron Rodgers, Phillip Rivers, Warren Moon, Joe Flacco, Phil Simms, Michael Strahan, Matt Ryan, and many others, to take time out of their busy schedules to join the football fun in support of an important cause," said Warner.
Amway and Nutrilite return for a second year as presenting sponsors of Warner's annual event. Video of the 2012 Kurt Warner Ultimate Football Experience is available here.
"We're proud to partner with Kurt Warner's First Things First Foundation once again on such a worthwhile event," says Jori Hartwig, Vice President of Marketing for Amway North America. "It's a natural fit with our AMWAY ONE BY ONE® Campaign for Children, which focuses our philanthropic initiatives on helping children worldwide live better lives."
Grand prize winners of the NUTRILITE Ultimate Football Experience Sweepstakes will each receive an all-expense paid trip for two to Phoenix, including airfare, accommodations, rental car and a $500 Visa® Gift Card.
Additional awards include:
- 15 second prize winners will each receive a set of NUTRILITE® The Perfect Pack for Your Health, which includes a 30-day supply of NUTRILITE DOUBLE X® Vitamin/Mineral/Phytonutrient, NUTRILITE Concentrated Fruits and Vegetables Dietary Supplement and NUTRILITE OCEAN ESSENTIALS® Balanced Health.
- 25 third prize winners will receive a NUTRILITE-branded official size football personally autographed by Kurt Warner
- 250 Scratch and Win Game winners will receive a $25 online gift code to footballfanatics.com
The Ultimate Football Experience is the signature fund-raising event of Warner's First Things First Foundation, which is a 501c3 public charity dedicated to promoting Christian values and blessing the lives of those less fortunate with projects such as trips to Disney World for ill children, building recreation centers in children's hospitals, and rewarding single parents as they achieve the dream of home ownership. All projects are centered on Kurt and his wife Brenda Warner's life theme of putting faith and family first.
*Source: Euromonitor International Limited; www.euromonitor.com/amway-claims.
About Kurt Warner
A retired NFL and Super Bowl MVP, Kurt Warner currently serves as an in-studio analyst for NFL Network. In 2010, he finished among the final five competitors in Season 11 of ABC's hit show "Dancing with the Stars." Kurt lives in Arizona with his wife Brenda and children Zachary, Jesse Jo, Kade, Jada Jo, Elijah, and twins Sienna and Sierra. For a detailed bio on Kurt Warner, visit http://kurtwarner.org/kurt/index.html. Follow Kurt on Twitter® (@kurt13warner) and/or Facebook® (kurt13warner).
NUTRILITE, exclusively from Amway, is the world's No. 1 selling vitamins and dietary supplements brand.* Amway is so committed to total quality control of its plant concentrates from seed to tablet, it offers the only global vitamin and mineral brand to grow, harvest, and process plants on its own certified organic farms.** Nutrilite farms are located in California, Washington, Mexico, and Brazil.
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