23 May Clif Bar to be Official Sports Nutrition for 2017 Austin Marathon and Half Marathon
High Five Events is pleased to announce that Clif Bar & Company will be the Official Sports Nutrition of the 2017 Austin Marathon and Half Marathon presented by NXP. The sponsorship will provide participants with CLIF Bar products before, during, and after Austin’s premier running event.
Clif Bar & Company, a leading maker of nutritious and organic foods and drinks, is well-known and respected within the running community. Participants can look for CLIF SHOT® Energy Gel on the marathon and half marathon course at the CLIF Energy Zone! Clif Bar is committed to helping all athletes complete their best race.
“We’re excited to have Clif Bar and its high-quality products involved with Austin’s most prestigious running event,” said Stacy Keese, co-owner of High Five Events. “Our participants always give their best effort and Clif Bar’s products will provide the fuel needed to continue that trend.”
The Austin Marathon and Half Marathon presented by NXP will celebrate its 26th year running in Austin on Feb. 19, 2017. The flagship running event in Austin annually attracts runners from all 50 states and 20+ countries around the world. With start and finish locations just a few blocks apart, and within walking distance of many downtown hotels and restaurants, the Austin Marathon and Half Marathon is the perfect running weekend destination. Participants can register on the website.
“CLIF Bar is excited to partner with the Austin Marathon and Half Marathon presented by NXP and support this vibrant running community,” said Jeanine Romine, Regional Marketing Manager at CLIF Bar. “Providing nutrition for athletic performance during training and on race-day is a privilege for our brand. We hope our products will help race participants achieve their fitness and nutrition goals, while embracing and inspiring adventure along the way.”
About Clif Bar & Company: Clif Bar & Company is a leading maker of nutritious and organic foods and drinks, including CLIF® Bar energy bar, LUNA®, The Whole Nutrition Bar for Women®; and CLIF Kid®, Nourishing Kids in Motion®. Focused on sports nutrition and snacks for adventure, the family and employee-owned company is committed to sustaining its people, brands, business, community, and planet. For more information on Clif Bar & Company, please visit www.clifbar.com, check out our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/clifbar and follow us on Twitter at: www.twitter.com/clifbar.