SALT LAKE CITY, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- USANA Health Sciences, Inc. (NYSE: USNA), a global health and nutrition company, is proud to announce it is extending its sponsorship of the ROUSH's Performance Road Racing Team. USANA will now be represented on the red No. 61 Mustang. Maneuvering the sleek car are renowned racecar driver Jack Roush, Jr. (son to Jack Roush, legendary racecar driver and owner of ROUSH Performance Products), and his enthusiastic co-driver Billy Johnson.
"Health is tantamount to a race car driver, and Jack Jr. and Billy have been big fans of USANA's supplements for years," said Dan Macuga, chief communications officer at USANA Health Sciences, "The duo achieved podium finishes in 80 percent of their races last year, and we're confident that our partnership will continue to fuel that momentum in 2012."
ROUSH Performance kicked off the 2012 year with a big win. On February 2, two of ROUSH's cars finished in the top ten in the BMW Performance 200 GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge at the Daytona International Speedway. Jack, Jr. and Billy were the overall winner at the race.
"The ROUSH Performance road racing team is excited about strengthening our partnership with USANA," said Jack Roush, Jr. "Every aspect of the performance of our team is critical for our racing, including the physical performance of our drivers and crew."
Co-driver Billy Johnson added, "USANA's quality products help us to achieve our individual potential and compete at the highest levels."
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About USANA: USANA Health Sciences ((NYSE: USNA) develops and manufactures high-quality nutritionals, personal care, energy and weight management products that are sold directly to Preferred Customers and Associates throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, China, South Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Mexico, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Learn more at the USANA website (www.usana.com), stay current with the official USANA lifestyle blog (www.whatsupusana.com) and USANA corporate blog (blog.usana.com), like us on the USANA Facebook page (www.facebook.com/usanahealthsciences), or follow USANA on Twitter (@usanainc).
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