H2O Overdrive, the Official Hydration Beverage of the Prestigious Rip Curl GromSearch

SALT LAKE CITY, UT–(Marketwire – Jun 2, 2011) – Innovative Health Solutions, LLC (IHS), makers of H2O Overdrive™ and H2O Overdrive Hydrate™ Innovation in Hydration, announce sponsorship of the 2011 Rip Curl GromSearch (www.ripcurl.com/gromsearch ). The four-stop youth surf contest series, starts on June 11th 2011 in Huntington Beach, CA; continuing on to Hawaii (July 9th), New Smyrna, FL (August 13th) and wrapping up in North Carolina (August 20th). The National Final will be held during the Rip Curl Pro Search Somewhere in San Francisco in November.

The best 16 and under groms (surfing lingo for young surfers) from around the nation will compete in a series of events, including the “H2O Overdrive Maneuver of the Event ” — with hard cash prize for the event winner.

This is the third year that H2O Overdrive is sponsoring the Rip Curl GromSearch event series. “H2O Overdrive has proven to be the perfect fit for the Rip Curl GromSearch. We attracted the best young surfers and staying Hydrated while surfing heats for eight hours is essential. Rip Curl could not be happier to continue this great partnership,” said Nick Greeninger, Rip Curl Team and Promotions Manager.

H2O Overdrive has a scientifically developed blend of ingredients designed to ensure hydration at the cellular level with a three-to-one ratio of protein-to-carbohydrates, a powerful blend of more than 30 essential minerals, electrolytes, amino acids and vitamins, and only three grams of sugar (1/10 the amount of sugar in other sports beverages).

H2O Overdrive™ and H2O Overdrive HYDRATE™ are now available at select retailers, on-line — direct from IHS at www.h2ooverdrive.com and will also be available at this year’s Rip Curl GromSearch. Get on the right track and see what H2O Overdrive™ and H2O Overdrive HYDRATE™ can do for you — feel the science of hydration — experience the difference that is H2O Overdrive.

About H2O Overdrive
H2O Overdrive is a high-performance sports beverage that hydrates and energizes athletes at the cellular level with a balanced electrolyte matrix, a precision protein to carbohydrate ratio and over 30 essential vitamins, minerals and amino acids. Its formula helps athletes’ bodies and minds prepare for and recover from strenuous workouts and rigorous competition, improving overall muscle and athletic performance. For more information about H2O Overdrive and the NEW H2O Overdrive Hydrate please visit www.h2ooverdrive.com.

About Rip Curl:
What started in 1969 as a vision, or Search, of two surfers, has grown into an identity, lifestyle and philosophy that have spread and been adopted by surfers and boardsports enthusiasts worldwide. Rip Curl remains a private company that has grown to be one of the world’s leading surfing-focused businesses. Now designing, producing and distributing a huge variety of highly innovative clothing, wetsuits, boardshorts, watches, mountainwear, footwear, eyewear, accessories, and other equipment for the range of board sports through more than 60 countries across the globe, Rip Curl prides itself on its world class roster of athletes including ASP World Champion Mick Fanning, yet grounded in the sport we love.

H2O Overdrive, H2O Overdrive HYDRATE and Innovative Health Solutions are trademarks of Innovative Health Solutions, LLC. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.