New York, NY (April 3, 2018) – Melissa Boufounos C.H.N., longtime obstacle course racer, Nutritionist, and coach, has been named the official Nutritionist of the 2018 OCR World Championships. Through her practice, MB Performance Nutrition, Ms. Boufounos will provide nutritional content advice across all OCRWC channels for athletes to reach their peak performance in preparation for the 2018 Obstacle Course Racing World Championships.
Ms. Boufounos brings over five years of obstacle course racing experience and combines it with a no-nonsense approach to nutrition to help athletes and clients reach their full potential. Through this partnership, MB Performance Nutrition will guide athletes looking to achieve peak performance on race weekend.
“Athletes who compete in the OCR World Championships need to be prepared to push their bodies to their limits. That’s why we are thrilled to have OCRWC veteran and nutrition expert Melissa Boufounos share her highly-effective, holistic approach to nutrition and training with our athletes,” said OCRWC Sponsorship Director Sandra Sawyer. “Melissa writes from experience and is committed to helping athletes optimize their performance by teaching them the best ways to fuel their bodies.”
As part of the partnership, MB Performance Nutrition will be advising athletes on health, nutrition, and additional tips on how to be in peak form for OCR World Championships weekend.
“I’ve enjoyed participating in OCR since 2013 and being on the athlete side of OCR World Championships in 2016 and as a spectator in 2017. I love their athletes first mentality and the level of customer service they bring to each event.” Said Melissa Boufounos, “I am honored and delighted to be working with OCR World Championships for the 2018 season to bring nutrition and lifestyle education to athletes worldwide, so they can improve their performance and make the 2018 event their best yet.”
Boufounos is a Certified Holistic Nutritionist and was recently named one of Canada’s “2018 Top 100 Health Influencers” by OptiMyz Magazine.
About the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships
Created by Adventurey, LLC, the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships is the first and only independent championship event in Obstacle Course Racing and requires athletes to qualify for a limited number of spots through a network of qualifying events. Designed to celebrate the athletes within the sport, the 2017 competition drew over 4,000 athletes from over 67 nations to compete for cash prizes in individual Elite, Age Group, and Team competitions, making it one of the broadest and most diverse races in obstacle course racing history. The 2018 event will take place in Kelvedon Hatch, England on October 19-21, 2018.
About Melissa Boufounos
Melissa Boufounos is a Certified Holistic Nutritionist and OCR athlete who created MB Performance Nutrition to help OCR athletes improve their performance so they can finish faster, complete more obstacles and be proud of the results they’ve worked so hard for.
As “The OCR Nutrition Coach,” Melissa believes in making sports nutrition less complicated and empowers OCR athletes to build the essential skills they need to sustain athletic performance, a lean and strong body, and health for life no matter what level of athlete they are, without extreme dieting or strict meal plans.
About No Filter
Innovative and no-nonsense, No Filter is the ultimate creative force for all things marketing and branding, helping clients express their values and core mission to the masses by creating unforgettable experiences. From project conceptualization to sponsorship acquisition to successful execution, we bring decades of professional marketing, design and digital experience to corporate and event branding. We’re honored to be partnering with the OCRWC for the fourth straight year, because like the incredible world of obstacle course racing, with No Filter, you have no limits. Be you!