MOUNTAIN VIEW, California (July 31, 2015)—Coco Libre announced today that their flagship Organic Coconut Water will be on hand for the athletes, judges, media, and VIPs at the 2015 Vans US Open of Surfing July 25 through August 2 in Huntington Beach, California. Coco Libre, the best-tasting organic coconut water that can claim “no added sugar” on the market, is a natural choice given the Open’s commitment on sustainable practices.
Designated by non-profit Sustainable Surf as a Deep Blue Surfing Event, the Vans US Open will strive to reduce waste, use renewable energy, support local nonprofits, encourage and facilitate the use of alternative transportation and measure and offset the carbon footprint of the event. Coco Libre’s supply chain practices are designed to achieve a carbon footprint 3X lower than better known competitors through transportation efficiencies and quality U.S. beverage manufacturing practices.
“Top achievement and sustainability can go hand in hand,” said John Campbell, Coco Libre Director of Marketing. “The Vans US Open team makes this happen, and we’re proud to be a part of it. Organic coconut water is the natural way to refresh and replenish, whether you’re on the beach watching or in the water making moves happen.”
Coco Libre recently won the Eco-Excellence Award for Nutritional Beverage as given by finalist for NCW (Natural Child World), and is the best selling organic coconut water on the market. Coco Libre is known for delicious flavor with no added sugar and is USDA organic, OU kosher, gluten free and Non-GMO Project Verified.
ABOUT VANS US OPEN OF SURFING
Hosted annually in Huntington Beach, CA, the Vans US Open of Surfing is a historic, nine-day event that brings together the world’s best male and female surfers along with the greats of skate and BMX for a one-of-a-kind action sports festival. With more than half a million fans descending on ‘Surf City,’ the Open, staged by IMG, is the world’s largest surfing contest sanctioned by the World Surf League (WSL). For more info, go to vansusopenofsurfing.com or follow #VANSUSOPEN.
ABOUT COCO LIBRE
Coco Libre’s flagship Organic Coconut Water is the nutritional foundation for a growing family of purposeful beverages. Coco Libre won the 2015 NCW Eco-Excellence Award winner for Best Nutrition Beverage and was a finalist for Best New Product Line Extension at the World Beverage Innovation Awards 2014. Coco Libre beverages can be found in grocery, specialty and natural foods retailers in the U.S. and Canada. To learn more visitwww.cocolibreorganic.com, Facebook.com/CocoLibre, twitter.com/CocoLibre and Instagram @CocoLibre. Liberate your thirst.™