SALT LAKE CITY, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- USANA Health Sciences Inc. (NYSE: USNA), a global nutritional supplements company, today announced that its brand ambassador and current WBO Junior Welterweight Champion of the World Timothy "Desert Storm" Bradley Jr. will defend the welterweight title for the first time since acquiring it from Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao last summer. Bradley currently remains undefeated, holding an impressive 29-0 record with 12 knockouts.
"Bradley is an astounding athlete and we are proud to be apart of his team. We know he'll put on a show this weekend and wish him the best of luck," said USANA Chief Communications Officer Dan Macuga.
The 29-year-old will face the No. 2 contender Ruslan Provodnikov (22-1, 15 KOs) Saturday, March 16 at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. The bout will be broadcast live on HBO World Championship Boxing ®, beginning at 10:15 pm ET/PT.Bradley is one of 600-plus USANA-sponsored athletes to receive NSF and HFL-tested products that the company insures with its Athlete Guarantee Program. For more information about USANA's products and company, visit USANA.com. About USANA Founded in 1992, USANA Health Sciences (NYSE: USNA) is a U.S.-based nutritional company that manufactures high-quality supplements and personal care, energy and weight-management products in its FDA-registered facility in Salt Lake City. USANA's products, tested by NSF International and used by more than 600 professional athletes, are developed by the company's award-winning team of scientists and sold directly to Preferred Customers and Associates in 18 international markets. USANA is the No. 1 Rated Brand in Direct Sales Based on Customer Satisfaction in ConsumerLab.com's 2013 Survey of Vitamin and Supplement Users. Named one of Outside magazine's "Best Places to Work" for four consecutive years, USANA has received more than 100 state, national and international accolades, including Utah Best of State, Stevie Awards, Australian Business Awards, NutriSearch Editor's Choice and others. Learn more about USANA ( www.USANA.com) and the USANA True Health Foundation ( www.USANAfoundation.org/), stay current with the official USANA blog ( www.whatsupUSANA.com), like us on the USANA Facebook page ( www.facebook.com/USANAhealthsciences), or follow USANA on Twitter ( @USANAinc). Media Contact: Ashley CollinsExecutive Director of PR, Social Media and CommunicationsUSANA Health Sciences, Inc.(801) 954-7629 media(at)us.usana(dot)com SOURCE USANA Health Sciences Inc.