Of the ten 7SYSTEMS athletes who competed in the London Olympics, an incredible 30% medaled.
We are so proud to have helped them to the podium with 7SYSTEMS endurance sports supplement. They are:
- Silver: Adam van Koeverden
- Bronze: Gillian Carleton
- Silver: Malcolm Howard
There were lots of stories, pain, tears, joy and victory for all of the athletes. They all have stories to share and are such great examples of people who have a passion to DO MORE. Thanks to all of them for being such an inspiration regardless of the outcome you achieved.
Follow the full story of the athletes at http://www.facebook.com/DoMoreWith7systems
7SYSTEMS is helping 10 Canadian Olympic Team athletes DO MORE
We’re helping them stay healthy so they can bring home Gold again
And helping them strike Gold for the first time
Canada’s Flag Bearer is definitely DOing MORE
7SYSTEMS is for those who believe they can DO MORE
Developed by athletes for athletes
Watch our 10 athletes in action at the following times or friend us for daily updates at http://www.facebook.com/DoMoreWith7systems
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7SYSTEMS, the endurance sports supplementchosen by Olympians and recreational athletes all over Canada, is pleased to announce 10 of their athletes will be participating in the 2012 Olympic Games. These athletes are not paid for their endorsement of 7SYTEMS but have been chosen by the company.
“7SYSTEMS is extremely proud to be supporting 10 athletes on their way to the 2012 London Olympic Games,’ said Jasper Blake, founder of 7SYSTEMS and Ironman Champion. “Created by world-class athletes, for world-class athletes, 7SYSTEMS was developed to ensure athletes’ nutritional requirements are being met during training and recovery. Never has that been as important as the lead-up to the 2012 Olympic Games.”
The 2012 7SYSTEMS Team:
- Gillian Carleton, first-time Olympian, Track Cycling
- Reid Coolsaet, first-time Olympian, Marathon
- Paula Findlay, first-time Olympian, Triathlon
- Eric Gillis, first-time Olympian, Marathon
- Malcolm Howard, gold medallist (2008), Rowing
- Kyle Jones, first-time Olympian, Triathlon
- Max Plaxton, first-time Olympian, Mountain Biking
- Adam Van Koeverden, gold, silver, bronze medallist (2004, 2008, 2004) Kayaking
- Simon Whitfield, gold and silver medallist (2000, 2008), Triathlon
- Dylan Wykes, first-time Olympian, Marathon
For athlete updates, information on their training and research notes please friend us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/#!/DoMoreWith7systems
We’re not saying it’s because of 7SYSTEMS, we’re just saying…
Three 7SYSTEMS athletes named to Canadian Olympic Team
April 26th, 2012, TORONTO, ON: The team at 7SYSTEMS congratulates the Canadian Olympic Marathon team announced today at Alumni Stadium, University of Guelph.
Reid Coolsaet, Eric Gillis and most recently Dylan Wykes have all met the qualifying standard for London 2012, and they are all 7SYSTEMS athletes! Wykes and Gillis are relatively new additions to the 7SYSTEMS team and we are so happy we were able to support them on the Road to London. Canada will be well represented at this year’s marathon and we are proud to be providing the supplement needs of all three marathoners.
The Canadians presence in London will mark the first time Canada has had three entries in the Olympic marathon since Peter Fonseca, Carey Nelson and Bruce Deacon ran the marathon for Canada in the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games.
“We’re very excited about the number of 7SYSTEMS athletes that will be competing at the upcoming games. London 2012 is going to be a great event for Canada and for many of our athletes,” said Jasper Blake, 7SYSTEMS founder and Pro Ironman™ Triathlete. “We work with many of the top-ranked athletes in the country to ensure their nutritional requirements are being met. And, considering we don’t pay our athletes to endorse us, we must be doing a good job! All of our athletes consider 7SYSTEMS an important part of their training regimen and we’re just happy to do our part for this Olympic year and many more to come!”
Reid Coolsaet, from Hamilton, and Eric Gillis, from Guelph, qualified for the Games at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon in October, 2011. Dylan Wykes, from Kingston, ran a 2:10:47 in Rotterdam, Netherlands last week.
These three 7SYSTEMS athletes are the first of certainly many more to be named to the Canadian Olympic Team. Simon Whitfield, Paula Findlay and Malcolm Howard have all met the Canadian Olympic standard in their sports. As well, Adam Van Koueverden and Lauren Groves are still racing for a spot on the London 2012 team.
For a full list of the 7SYSTEMS athletes that have met the Canadian Olympic standard, and for athlete updates, information on their training and research notes please visit: www.7SYSTEMS.ca.
7SYSTEMS endurance sport supplement contains over 60 key ingredients to help athletes recover faster and stay healthy. Developed by athletes for athletes, 7SYSTEMS contributes to basic body health and supports the body’s critical systems. 7SYSTEMS is more complete, more capable and available in more convenient daily supplement pouches.
Tested by high performance athletes, 7SYSTEMS endurance sport supplement is being credited by many athletes as a factor in their success. 7SYSTEMS endurance sports supplement is manufactured by Douglas Laboratories, a well known and respected company that meets or exceeds Health Canada’s Good Manufacturing Practices in its operations and is one of only a few ISO certified nutritional supplement manufacturers in North America. Douglas Labs does not handle any of the raw compounds on the WADA banned substance list.
In a comparative study, 7SYSTEMS manufacturer ranked 9.4 on a 10 point effectiveness scale, one of only a few supplements that scored over the 8.0 ‘excellent’ rating. The effectiveness score considers factors like: potency, bio-availability, potency, composition and synergistic effect. Most store bought ‘sport’ brands scored 4.0 or less.
For more information and research notes please visit: www.7SYSTEMS.ca
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Stacie Smith, Smith Communications, Stacie@smithcommunications.ca, (416) 910-8112
Paula Findlay is young triathlete with an impressive list of accomplishments. This year alone she has won three World championship series races consecutively, one each in Sydney, Kitzbuhel and Madrid and took a third at the Mooloolaba World Cup. Now she has chosen 7SYSTEMS to help her in her prep for the Olympics!
Paula started swimming when she was 10 years old and during high school, at age 15 she started to run. In 2006 Paula began her first competitive season and competed at the World Junior Championships. She then made Canada’s Junior squad in 2007 and 2008. In 2008 she won both the junior and senior national championships. Her next big accomplishment was a third at the Under-23 world championships in 2009.
Not only was she the first Canadian triathlete to win a World Championship series event but she was also the only women to win back-to-back in 2010.
If you don’t know her now, you will. She will no doubt continue to impress leading up to to London for the 2012 Olympic Summer Games.
When Paula is not training she is studying at the University of Alberta where her goal is to be accepted to medicine and become a doctor.
Based on the unprecedented success of the 2010 7SYSTEMS team, the entire team is returning to compete again in 2011. As well, there are three new additions to the team that are remarkable individuals committed to DOING MORE and doing it better.
NEW 2011 TEAM MEMBERS
Plus Paula Findlay: Paula Findlay is young triathlete with an impressive list of accomplishments. This year alone she has won three World championship series races consecutively, one each in Sydney, Kitzbuhel and Madrid and took a third at the Mooloolaba World Cup. Read more about Paula.
Annamay Pierse: Annamay is a member of Canada’s national swim team and the current world record holder for the women’s 200m breaststroke. Annamay was a member of the 2008 Canadian Olympic team in Beijing and is currently preparing for London in 2012.
Max Plaxton: Perhaps one of Canada’s top male mountain biker and is a London 2012 hopeful. Max is a professional mountain biker, five-time National Champion and two-time World Champion in the relay event. He currently is one of four team members in USA factory team Specialized/Sho-air which is a professional cross-country mountain bike team. This year he has won the Canadian National Championships and is the US Pro Cross-Country Tour overall champion with 3 wins. Read his full profile.
Reid Coolsaet: He’s been running cross-country ever since the sixth grade and hasn’t missed a single season.
Reid is a 7-time 5000m Canadian Champion and also credits the 10 000m, marathon and cross-country running titles to his name. He has participated at the 2006 Commonwealth Games, 4 IAAF World Cross Country Championships and 2 World Track & Field Championships. Coolsaet just ran 2:11:23, the fastest time ever run by a Canadian on Canadian soil, at the 2010 Scotiabank Toronto Marathon. This time is 6 seconds faster than the Canadian Olympic marathon standard.
RETURNING ATHLETES FROM 2010
Jasper Blake www.jasper.is: Professional Triathlete, Ironman Champion
Mike Neill www.mikeneill.com: Professional Triathlete, Owner/Head coach Human Powered Racing
Simon Whitfield www.simonwhitfield.com: Multiple Olympic Medalist Triathlete
Adam Van Koueverden www.vankayak.com: Multiple Olympic Medalist, World Champion Kayaker
Lauren Groves-Campbell Lauren Groves blogspot: 2008 Beijing Olympian Triathlete
Adam Campbell Adam Campbell Blogspot: Top Canadian Runner
Ray Zahab www.rayzahab.com: Ultra distance running legend
Malcolm Howard http://malcolmhoward.ca/: World champion, Olympic Champion Rower
Kyle Jones www.kylejones.ca: Canadian Short Course Triathlon Team
Erinne Willock Profile for Erinne Willock: Professional Road Cyclist, 2008 Beijing Olympian
Megan Brown Profile of Megan Brown: Top Canadian Runner
7SYSTEMS works with individuals not only as company ambassadors but as athletes who are committed to using the product and sharing the benefits with others. Last year there were hundreds of applicants and the team was picked on the basis of podium finishes, amazing athletic feats and strength of character.
Tara Norton: “7SYSTEMS helps to keep my immune system built up and prevents me from getting sick.”
Simon Whitfield: “7SYSTEMS is the perfect supplement for my life.”
Megan Brown: “I have been taking 7SYSTEMS for several months now and I couldn’t be happier with the effect that it has had on both my training and overall health. I feel like a new woman.”
Ray Zahab: “I’ve completed many multi-week expeditions before but I have never recovered as well, day after day, as I did on my way to the South Pole using 7SYSTEMS.”
Lauren Groves: “Within a week of taking 7SYSTEMS, I started to notice differences in my recovery and energy levels. Plus, I managed to escape catching some colds that were lingering around this winter, which rarely happens when I’m training hard.”
Jasper Blake: “7SYSTEMS…helped me get through one of the toughest training regimens of my career.”
Adam Campbell: “With the help of 7SYSTEMS I was able to complete my biggest run mileage ever, and proceeded to have the best ever finish by a Canadian at a mountain running world championships.”
Kyle Jones: “With 7SYSTEMS as a part of my daily routine, I know I am replenishing my body with all of the vitamins and minerals I need after a hard day of training.”
Mike Neill: “I recommend 7SYSTEMS to all the athletes I coach and anyone who is looking for a simple convenient way to stay healthy and improve their performance.”