Legendary UFC athletes will sign autographs at XYIENCE’s booth #5747 on Oct. 8 – 9, 2012
LAS VEGAS— XYIENCE Xenergy, the official energy drink of the UFC®,announces that XYIENCE team athletes Frank Mir and Mark Muñoz will be appearing XYIENCE’s booth #5747 at the 2012 NACS Show, a convenience industry tradeshow that takes place Oct. 7 – 10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The athletes will sign autographs from noon to 3 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 8 and Tuesday, Oct. 9.
As a former UFC heavyweight champion, Frank Mir is no stranger to athletic distinction. A black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, Mir was signed by the UFC in 2001. In 2004 he earned the UFC heavyweight championship title. He holds the record for most victories, as well as most victories by submission, in UFC heavyweight division history. Mir lives in Las Vegas with his wife and four children. He considers being a father his most important title.
At Oklahoma State University, Mark Muñoz earned a Bachelor’s degree in Health Science and the title of NCAA national champion along with back-to-back All-American honors. He was also a three-year member of the USA Junior National Wrestling Team, where, in 1998, he won a silver medal.
In 2007, while studying for a master’s degree and working full-time as a college wrestling coach, Muñoz began to train in MMA. He was signed by the UFC in 2008. Today he is a UFC middleweight title contender, who also owns and manages an MMA training facility, Reign Training Center, in Lake Forest, Calif., where he resides with his wife Kristi and their four children.
About XYIENCE (pronounced zy-ince)
Headquartered in Las Vegas, XYIENCE products are designed to support an active and healthy lifestyle.
Xenergy (pronounced zen-er-gy)
The official energy drink of the Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®), Xenergy is one of the fastest growing brands in its category. The first energy drink created by a nutrition company, Xenergy is a sugar-free, zero-calorie beverage that is made with all-natural flavors and colors. Xenergy Premium flavors include Melon Mayhem, Tangerine Twister, Mango Guava, Cherry Lime, Cran Razz and Blu Pomegranate. Xenergy Xtreme flavors include Frostberry Blast and Fruit Punch. Xenergy is available throughout the United States and Canada.