Herbalife - a global nutrition company based in the USA, - has joined a gold sponsor of the BIZNET Bali International Triathlon to be held on Jimbaran, Bali, Sunday, June 23, 2013.
A long-time supporter of the Bali International Triathlon, 2013 will be the 6th year that Herbalife will have a presence at the world-famous challenge to swimmers, cyclists and runners held on Jimbaran Bay and along the southern peninsula of Bali.
“Herbalife, as nutrition manufacturer, is very supportive supporting sports in Indonesia. We’re actively engage in healthy lifestyle to create new culture in Indonesia through sport and good nutrition,” said Andam Dewi, director and general manager PT Herbalife Indonesia.
Andam said that for the 7th BIZNET Bali International Triathlon, Herbalife would be providing nutrition to 7 athletes and 1 team from Indonesia. Those athletes are Andy Wibowo, Oky Rohmat and Kadri for Olympic category; Dwi Ratsasongko for sprint category. As a relay team Herbalife support will be given to Herry Yudhianto, Fikhy Azhari and Adam Jordan.
BIZNET Bali International Triathlon combines 3 branches of athletics: swimming, running and cycling.
This year’s event will be joined by Chris Lieto, three times Ironman champion. Alongside Lieto, legendary Indonesian swimmer Richard Sam Bera will return to participate, marking the fifth year he’s traveled to Bali to compete.
BIZNET Bali International Triathlon 2013 is broken into categories – the Olympic distance and Sprint Distance events. The Olympic distance event consists of 1,5 kilometer swimming, 42 kilometers cycling and 10 kilometers running. The Sprint distance category covers the same activities but at roughly half the distance. The road race by runners this year will be modified to encompass a new, more challenging route through Bukit Jimbaran.
Support for the BIZNET Bali International Triathlon by Herbalife mirrors support of other triathlons in locations around the world, including Poland and Los Angeles.
“We are proud to be part of Indonesia athletes and moreover for good nutrition and sports as a healthy lifestyle in Indonesia,” said Andam.
Herbalife is a nutrition company that sell products related to weight, nutrition and personal care in support of a healthy lifestyle. Herbalife operates in 80 countries working through independent distributors.
Herbalife also supports Herbalife Family Foundation through Casa Herbalife Programs in providing nutrition for kids.
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