Herbalife Nutrition Will Continue to Fuel Western Sydney Wanderers FC as Official Nutrition Partner for Next Three Seasons
AUSTRALIA, August 17, 2017 – Global nutrition company Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) has committed to renewing its sponsorship of the A-League’s Western Sydney Wanderers FC, as Official Nutrition Partner for the next three seasons.
Since coming on board in 2014 as Western Sydney Wanderers’ Official Nutrition Partner, Herbalife Nutrition has continuously supported the team’s performance through their nutrition regime, and hosted programs and activities in conjunction with the club.
"We are thrilled to continue our support of the Western Sydney Wanderers, and are committed to providing athletes with the best nutrition products needed to fuel their training and games. Our advocacy of a healthy active lifestyle integrates well with the Western Sydney Wanderers team and fan base, and we couldn’t be happier to closely follow the team’s journey over the next three years,” said Rod Taylor, General Manager of Herbalife Nutrition Australia and New Zealand.
John Tsatsimas, CEO of Western Sydney Wanderers, is delighted to continue growing the relationship with Herbalife Nutrition. "Our players have been fuelled and supported by the Herbalife Nutrition range for over three years now, and they actively incorporate them within their training regimes to further assist them to rise to the top of the A-League for the upcoming seasons."
Western Sydney Wanderers star striker and Herbalife Nutrition ambassador Brendon Santalab values the importance of maintaining his health and well-being on and off the field. "Herbalife Nutrition has become an important part of my everyday wellness ritual, giving me the confidence I need to perform at my best," he said. "Their products empower me to maintain my edge on the opposition, train hard, and recover after every session."
Many of Herbalife Nutrition’s sponsored athletes and team, including Western Sydney Wanderers FC, consume Herbalife Nutrition products before, during and after training and games, to help with endurance, increased energy, hydration, and muscle recovery. With a range of protein-based and hydration products, including Herbalife24 sports nutrition range, Herbalife Nutrition is well-positioned to play a significant role in providing sports nutrition solutions across Australia, New Zealand and beyond.
Herbalife Nutrition is a global nutrition company whose purpose is to make the world healthier and happier. We have been on a mission for nutrition - changing people's lives with great nutrition products & programs - since 1980. Together with our Herbalife Nutrition independent members, we are committed to providing solutions to the worldwide problems of poor nutrition and obesity, an aging population, sky-rocketing public healthcare costs and a rise in entrepreneurs of all ages. We offer high-quality, science-backed products, most of which are produced in Company-operated facilities, one-on-one coaching with an Herbalife Nutrition independent member, and a supportive community approach that inspires customers to embrace a healthier, more active lifestyle.
Our targeted nutrition, weight-management, energy and fitness and personal care products are available exclusively to and through dedicated Herbalife Nutrition members in more than 90 countries.
Through our corporate social responsibility efforts, Herbalife Nutrition supports the Herbalife Family Foundation (HFF) and our Casa Herbalife programs to help bring good nutrition to children in need. We are also proud to sponsor more than 190 worldclass athletes, teams and events around the globe, including Cristiano Ronaldo, the LA Galaxy, and numerous Olympic teams.
Herbalife Nutrition has over 8,000 employees worldwide, and is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HLF) with net sales of approximately US$4.5 billion in 2016. To learn more, visit Herbalife.com or IAmHerbalife.com. Financial information is available on ir.herbalife.com.
Gabriella Ocenasek, Corporate Communications Lead
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