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Champion Naturals Announces Winners of Champion Your Ambition Contest

April 4, 2013

Grand Prize Winner to Complete a 5k to Benefit Diabetes

SUNRISE, Fla., April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Champion Naturals, a new innovative line of sports nutrition supplements, today announced the winners of its 2013 Champion Your Ambition contest. The contest was launched earlier this year in an effort to inspire consumers to fulfill a fitness adventure of a lifetime.

The Winners are:

  • First Place, Steven Capell, Shawnee, KS
  • Second Place, Michael Rollo, Glen Ridge, NJ
  • Third Place, Mike Groesbeck, Port St. Lucie, FL

Champion will sponsor Capell to fulfill his fitness ambition of completing the Dash for Diabetes, a 5k Run/Walk that benefits the American Diabetes Association. The second place winner receives $300 toward a gym membership. The first, second and the third place winners each receive a year’s supply of Champion product.

A variety of ambitions such as, completing a marathon or an Iron Man, learning to Cross Country Ski, or Mountain Bike the Grand Canyon, were offered to entrants. Each contestant chose from the ambitions provided, or created their own goal. Capell’s participation in a 5k for diabetes fulfills both a fitness ambition and determination to end an epidemic that affects many Americans.

“Diabetes is a disease that affects some of my friends and loved ones, and completing this 5k shows my token of involvement,” said first place winner, Steven Capell. “I am very gracious Champion is supportive by encouraging me to fulfill a fitness ambition with the hopes of taking diabetes across the finish line of finding a cure.”

Capell is registered to participate in the 5k on Saturday April 13 in Kansas City, MO. Hundreds of other participants will join Capell at the Dash for Diabetes, to raise awareness and support the efforts against diabetes.

The Champion line of natural sports nutrition products are ideal for those seeking to get fit and lead a healthy lifestyle. The proteins include plant-based ingredients, which are vegetarian and gluten free, and deliver quality protein without added sugars.

About Champion Naturals

?Champion Naturals is a division of Champion Nutrition, a producer of performance-based sports nutrition products. Champion maintains its own 135,000 square foot GMP-certified manufacturing facility in Sunrise, Fla. where a team of experts with backgrounds in medicine and science work to develop effective and healthy products using the latest research. The new product line from Champion Naturals is formulated with natural ingredients to help consumers reach fitness, strength, endurance or sports ambitions. Champion has strong industry knowledge that extends through its parent company, Nature’s Products Incorporated (NPI). The manufacturing capabilities and strong infrastructure at NPI complement Champion’s experience of providing athletes and fitness enthusiasts with results-driven products. For more information visit http://www.championnutrition.com, http://www.facebook.com/ChampionNaturals?fref=ts.

Lindsay Ressler, FUEL Partnerships

SOURCE Champion Naturals

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