The UK’s leading sports nutrition brand, Maximuscle, has agreed a 2 year sponsorship deal with Bolton Boxing superstar, Amir Khan.Khan is former unified WBA (super) and IBF Light Welter Weight Champion and, on May 19th 2012, will face Lamont Peterson in a WBA ordered rematch following the controversial result of their December 2011 fight. Maximuscle will support Khan on the road to this significant bout at the Mandalay Bay Hotel, Las Vegas and beyond.
The UK’s number one nutrition brand will work with Khan for the next 2 years, helping him ensure optimal recovery after training, and keeping Amir in the best condition pre, during and post fight time. Maximuscle have an excellent reputation in research and development and as part of this strategic partnership, the Khan camp will utilise Maximuscle's expertise to further develop world-class nutrition and hydration strategies, aiding performance optimisation, endurance and recovery.
Amir said "I’m training six hours a day 6 days a week, so my sports nutrition programme is vital during preparation for fights. In my sport making weight is a key focus so I am delighted to be able to call upon Maximuscle’s reliable sports nutritionists to help manage my diet and ensure I am in peak condition when I need to be."
Mark Morgan, Sponsorship and PR Manager at Maxinutrition, commented "Amir Khan is one of the most exciting British sportsmen around and we are extremely excited to be able to help him achieve his boxing goals. Amir Khan is at a significant moment in his career and we are committed to helping him continue to build on his training and performances by providing him with first class sports nutrition.
Maximuscle will focus its efforts on helping Khan to optimise his performance in key fights through bespoke nutritional support."