SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE: USNA), a global nutritional company, today announced that it has partnered with the Mexican Soccer Federation (FEMEXFUT) and will provide its NSF and HFL-tested nutritional products to six of Mexico's National Soccer Teams; National Major Team, Female Team, Sub 15 Team, Sub 17 Team, Sub 20 Team, and Olympic Team.
"That the elite athletes of Mexico's National Soccer teams trust USANA to provide them with optimal nutrition, especially in the Summer Games, is truly an honor," said USANA's Chief Communication Officer, Dan Macuga. "We go above-and-beyond to develop safe, effective products that are manufactured and tested under rigorous controls, which is why so many athletes request our product sponsorship. We are proud to be the supplement supplier to more than 600 world-class athletes around the globe."
Having recently appeared in the 2012 London Games, Mexico's National Olympic Team received their first Olympic medal in their nation's history, taking home gold honors after outscoring Brazil 2-1 in the 75th minute of play.
"USANA nutritionals are products that work and as the Mexico Soccer Team's nutritionist, I am certain that I am offering safe, useful, and quality products to our players," said Beatriz Boullosa. "I have a commitment to making sure our athletes are in optimal health and I know USANA is committed too."
The Men's Mexico National Team will next face the U.S. Men's National Team on August 15 in Mexico City at the Aztec Stadium, at 8pm EST. The friendly-match will be aired on ESPN2, ESPN3, and Univision.
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Founded in 1992, USANA Health Sciences (NYSE: USNA) is a U.S.-based nutritional company that manufactures high-quality supplements, personal care, energy, and weight-management products in their FDA-registered facility in Salt Lake City, Utah. USANA's products, tested by NSF International and used by more than 600 professional athletes, are developed by the company's award-winning team of scientists and sold directly to Preferred Customers and Associates in 18 international markets. Named one of Outside magazine's "Best Places to Work" for four consecutive years, USANA has received more than 100 state, national and international accolades, including Utah Best of State, Stevie Awards, Australian Business Awards, NutriSearch Editor's Choice and others. Learn more about USANA (www.USANA.com) and the USANA True Health Foundation (www.USANAfoundation.org/), stay current with the official USANA blog (www.whatsupUSANA.com), like us on the USANA Facebook page (www.facebook.com/USANAhealthsciences), or follow USANA on Twitter (@USANAinc).
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