|By Marketwired .||
|June 18, 2014 08:00 AM EDT||
DENVER, CO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/18/14 -- MusclePharm Corporation (OTCQB: MSLP), a scientifically driven, performance-lifestyle sports nutrition company, today announced it has signed a multi-year endorsement agreement with Tiger Woods. This agreement includes sponsorship of Tiger Woods' golf bag. The partnership officially begins July 1st, 2014.
Woods will also be featured in MusclePharm advertisements and commercials. He will further support the brand via appearances and social media promotion.
"Tiger Woods is more than a golfer," said Brad Pyatt, Chairman and CEO of MusclePharm. "He is an elite athlete possessing legendary work ethic and determination, as well as a focus on remaining in top physical shape. We are excited to work with Tiger to bring more attention to nutritional science and how it can enhance strength and overall athletic performance -- and most importantly -- fuel athletes safely."
"One of the keys to success as an athlete is making sure you are fueling your body properly, which is at the core of MusclePharm's mission," said Tiger Woods. "This golf bag venture is a great way to launch this partnership. I look forward to working with MusclePharm to help people achieve their peak physical form."
In addition to Woods, MusclePharm's stable of endorsers includes Arnold Schwarzenegger, and professional football players Eric Decker and Colin Kaepernick. MusclePharm is also the Official Supplement Provider of Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC) and USA Wrestling.
MusclePharm® is a scientifically driven, performance-lifestyle company that currently develops, manufactures, markets and distributes branded nutritional supplements. The company offers a complete range of powders, capsules, tablets and gels. Its portfolio of recognized brands, including MusclePharm® Hybrid and Core Series, Arnold Schwarzenegger Series and FitMiss®, are marketed and sold in more than 110 countries and available in over 35,000 retail outlets globally. These clinically-proven and scientific nutritional supplements are developed through a six-stage research process utilizing the expertise of leading nutritional scientists, doctors and universities. MusclePharm is the innovator of the sports nutrition industry. For more information, visit www.musclepharm.com.
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