Boulder, Colo. (February 26, 2019) – , Boulder-based producers of the highly bioavailable, recovery-enhancing hemp oil (aka CBD or cannabidiol) for endurance athletes, today announced that it will be the exclusive CBD sponsor for the nationwide Ragnar Relay series. The partnership is a natural fit for iKOR and its goal of sharing the health and recovery benefits of its CBD products with the growing population of road and trail runners.
The offers road and trail relay runs in 38 US locations. Road teams consist of 6 or 12 runners who run up to 200 miles from Point A to Point B, with each runner running multiple times. On the trail, teams of 4 or 8 runners run predetermined loops over a 24-hour period. As Ragnar puts it, it’s all “about doing things together that we could never do alone – either out running on the road or on the trail.”
“Running at varied intervals over long stretches, with often minimal rest and recovery, makes Ragnar runners ideal candidates for the proven benefits of iKOR’s CBD – anti-inflammatory, anti-anxiety, and improved recovery,” shares Jon Robichaud, VP of Marketing for iKOR Labs. “Ragnarians will experience those benefits firsthand and appreciate how CBD can play a role in their ongoing training and racing. We are thrilled to be the exclusive CBD partner for Ragnar and are looking forward to educating so many runners across the country on the benefits of iKOR CBD.”
“Ragnar is always interested in presenting our runners with the latest in recovery techniques and technology,” said Doug Kaplan, EVP at Ragnar. “IKOR’s focus on endurance athletes makes them a great fit for Ragnar athletes and their desire to perform their best at the events and in their everyday training.”
iKOR will not only provide information and product sampling at various Ragnar races, but they will also offer unique opportunities for the many Ragnarians to educate themselves about the benefits of CBD in general and the exceptional benefits of iKOR’s CBD products.
About iKOR Labs
Boulder, CO-based iKOR Labs produces a clean, natural source of recovery-enhancing CBD that protects the body from the stresses of training, improves recovery from intense efforts and helps maintain a positive mental state. The most bioavailable CBD product on the market, thanks to its liposomal encapsulation that speeds absorption, iKOR is a highly protective anti-oxidant, an effective anti-inflammatory, and powerful mood booster. Learn more at .
About Ragnar Relay
Ragnar is the largest running relay series in the world. Ragnar races are a unique experience where teams come together to conquer relays in a variety of formats including road and trail. Events can be as short as a single day or expand to overnight formats that run two days and one night straight, completing anywhere from 60 to over 200 miles as a team. The company now has over 40 events across the globe including UK, Germany, Australia and Sweden. Find a race near you at runragnar.com.
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