14:23 | 10/05/2022 Companies
Herbalife Vietnam joined hands with the Vietnam Olympic Committee (VOC) to organize a send-off ceremony for over 1,000 Vietnamese athletes and coaches bound for the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, to be held in Vietnam from May 12 to May 23, 2022. The host Vietnam has registered 965 athletes, including 534 males and 431 females, to compete in 40 sports for the upcoming Games.
To celebrate their departure for the 31st SEA Games, the high-spirited ceremony featured speeches from officials at the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and sports and music performances by top athletes and artists to raise the morale of the Vietnam Sports Delegation for the upcoming sporting arena.
As part of Herbalife Nutrition’s long-standing nutrition sponsorship of the VOC, the company will provide Vietnam's top athletes with nutrition advice and product support throughout the entire competition period.
“We’re honored and proud to support the Vietnam Olympic Committee in organizing this send-off ceremony for the Vietnamese sports delegation bound for 31st SEA Games. We’re very excited to feel the energy and confidence of the Vietnamese athletes and coaches who have overcome the unprecedented challenges arising from the pandemic to prepare for this important sporting event. We believe that with well-preparedness and determination, Vietnamese athletes will unleash their full potentials and achieve outstanding results at the upcoming games”, said Vu Van Thang, General Manager for Herbalife Vietnam and Cambodia.
Herbalife Nutrition provides a complete nutrition product support package to Vietnam top athletes. This includes the Herbalife24 range – a comprehensive performance nutrition line that is NSF Certified for Sports, as well as Personalized Protein Power, N-R-G tea, Herbalifeline, Formula 2 Multivitamin and Herbal Aloe Concentrate.
SEA Games 31, with 40 sports with 526 events, attracting around 10,000 participants, will take place from May 12 to 23 in Vietnam's 12 northern provinces and city: Hanoi, Hoa Binh, Bac Giang, Quang Ninh, Bac Ninh, Vinh Phuc, Hai Phong, Ninh Binh, Nam Dinh, Phu Tho, Ha Nam and Hai Duong. It contains 40 sports including Aquatics, Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Billiards sports, Bodybuilding, Bowling, Boxing, Canoeing/Kayak, Chess, Cycling, Dancesport, E-sports, Fencing, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Handball, Jujitsu, Judo, Karate, Kickboxing, Kurash, Muay, Pencak silat, Petanque, Rowing, Sepak takraw, Shooting, Table tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Triathlon and Duathlon, Weightlifting, Wrestling, Wushu, Swimming, Volleyball, Vovinam.