SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- When you're the best at what you do, you need the best nutrition available, which is why the Women's Tennis Association's (WTA) Kristina Mladenovic and Alizé Cornet are the latest to trust their health to USANA Health Sciences. The two Frenchwomen join more than 700-plus elite athletes who back their performances with the global nutritional company's NSF-tested products, including fellow WTA athletes Caroline Wozniacki (DEN), Genie Bouchard (CAN), Madison Keys (USA), Samantha Stosur (AUS), Sloane Stephens (USA), Monica Puig (PUR) and Zheng Saisai (CHN).
Currently the highest-ranked French player in both singles and doubles, Mladenovic holds one singles and 12 doubles WTA titles, in addition to two mixed doubles Grand Slam titles with Canada's Daniel Nestor. Mladenovic also represented France at the 2012 London Games.
"I'm excited to be part of Team USANA," said Mladenovic. "I have been using USANA vitamins and supplements for a few years and have seen the difference that it has made in my health and fitness. As one of USANA's Ambassadors, I'm looking forward to sharing my positive experience with others and letting them know what USANA can do for them."
Heading into her 10th year on tour, Cornet recently captured her fifth WTA singles title at the Hobart International, taking down fellow Brand Ambassador Genie Bouchard. The two-time Olympian also holds three doubles titles and is currently ranked No. 36.
"USANA vitamins and supplements have been an important part of my nutrition routine for years," said Cornet. "I believe in USANA products and I am thrilled to be an Ambassador."
USANA has been the Official Health Supplement Supplier of the WTA since 2006 and continues to provide its high-quality, NSF-tested nutritional products to more than 170 WTA athletes, including 15 athletes in the WTA Top 20, and eight of the Top 10.
**The mentioned athletes are either distributors or dedicated users who have received compensation for their partnership and/or complimentary USANA products.
Founded in 1992, USANA Health Sciences (NYSE: USNA) is a U.S.-based nutritional company that manufactures high-quality supplements, personal care and healthy products in its FDA-registered facility in Salt Lake City. Learn more about USANA by visiting our website http://www.usana.com or the official USANA blog http://whatsupusana.com.
The WTA is the global leader in women's professional sport with more than 2,500 players representing 92 nations competing for $130 million in prize money. The 2016 WTA competitive season includes 57 events and four Grand Slams in 33 countries. In 2015, the WTA was watched by 395 million fans on television and digital channels around the world.
The 2016 WTA competitive season concludes with the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global from October 23–30, 2016 and the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China from November 1–6, 2016. Further information on the WTA can be found at www.wtatennis.com, facebook.com/WTA and twitter.com/WTA .
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Source: USANA Health Sciences, Inc.