Fueling Olympic Dreams: Meet Manny Huerta

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Posted on 31st May 2012 by admin in LivingFuelTV

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In less than two months, on July 27th, the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games begin. Every four years, nations send their top athletes to compete for gold, silver and bronze medals against the very best in the world on sport’s grandest stage. Each Olympiad, the compelling and emotional stories of Olympic athletes overcoming incredible obstacles to reach the pinnacle of their sport rivet viewers worldwide.

Today on LivingFuelTV, meet Manny Huerta, member of the United States men’s Olympic triathlon team. His other credentials include the Pan American Games silver medalist and the 2011 USA Triathlon Elite Athlete of the Year. Manny recently sat down with me for a series of fascinating interviews entitled Fueling Olympic Dreams. Manny’s sport of triathlon is one of endurance, strength and tenacity. How fitting that this also describes his amazing journey beginning as a young boy in communist Cuba to proudly wearing the bold USA letters across his chest this summer in London.

In today’s episode, learn how Manny fueled his dreams, trained to achieve them and persevered in the face of great odds. Join us by clicking on the graphic below.

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Congratulations To Living Fuel Champion Manuel Huerta On Winning A Spot On The U.S. Olympic Triathlon Team

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Posted on 17th May 2012 by admin in Super Health

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Manny Huerta Qualifies For The 2012 Olympic Games In London This Summer By Placing Among Top Finishers At Last Saturday’s ITU World Triathlon Event In San Diego.

Orlando, FL (PRWEB) May 17, 2012

Manuel Huerta and Hunter Kemper won spots on the 2012 U.S. Olympic Triathlon Team in San Diego Saturday. Huerta placed 9th in the 1,500-meter swim, 40-kilometer bike ride, and 10-kilometer run course. Kemper, who has competed in three previous Olympic games, finished 5th.

Manny Huerta was born in Cuba and moved with his family to the United States at the age of 13. It has been an emotional race season for Huerta. “Today is Mother’s Day weekend so this is the best gift I can give her — that I didn’t give up on my fight, on my dream. [so she doesn’t give up] on her fight with cancer,” Huerta told reporters at Saturday’s event. “All those things have been on my mind, affecting me a little bit. Hopefully she’ll be in London as well watching me from the stands.”

Huerta is also a Living Fuel champion and depends on the nutritional power of LivingFuel products to give him everything his body needs to excel during training and racing.

“Living Fuel has made a huge difference in fueling me to win a place on the Olympic Triathlon Team,” Huerta said. “I am depending on SuperBerry Ultimate,LivingProteinSuperEssentials Aminos and all of the other amazing Living Fuel products to prepare me to do my very best at the Olympics in London this summer.”

Read the full news release here.