The Indian Super League club, Bengaluru FC has announced a partnership with Fast&Up as the nutrition partner for the eighth season. For the first time in history, an ISL club has been sponsored by a nutrition brand.
The collaboration includes India’s leading sports and active nutrition brand to take care of all the nutritional necessities of the men’s team players throughout the season.
Mr. Mandar Tamhane, CEO, Bengaluru FC said, “Fast&Up are a big presence in the nutrition and hydration segment and we are pleased to have them on board as partners through what we are aiming to be a successful season. The importance and awareness of nutrition are on the rise and Fast&Up provides high-class, innovative options for both elite athletes and others, which makes this association perfect for us as a club, and for the brand to reach out to our supporters.”
Vijayaraghavan Venugopal, CEO and CO-Founder, Fast&Up, said, “We are delighted to be the official nutrition partner for Bengaluru FC. This is the first time we will be closely working with the dynamic BFC team which has some of the most reputed players in Indian football like Sunil Chhetri, Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Suresh Singh Wangjam, Udanta Singh, and Ashique Kuruniyan among others. We are looking forward to contributing to their performance this season.”
“At Fast&Up we strive to help elite athletes achieve their goals with world-class nutritional support. Over the years, we have successfully partnered with a number of top athletes and we will continue in our endeavour to provide premium, quality nutrition to back the team’s performance,” he further added.
Fast&Up is a brand that has been in association with over 100 Indian athletes with a goal to provide nutrition support. Srihari Nataraj, Sathiyan Gnanasekaran and Priya Punia are some of the sports stars that have been backed by the brand.
As for Bengaluru FC, they will begin their ISL journey against Northeast United on 20th November.