Artemis Racing is a professional sailing team challenging for the 35th America's Cup, representing Kungliga Svenska Segel Sällskapet (KSSS – the Royal Swedish Yacht Club), the fifth-oldest yacht club in the world. Founded in 2006 by Torbjörn Törnqvist and named after the Greek goddess Artemis, the team has won numerous competitions worldwide, including the MedCup and TP52 World Championships and the RC44 World Championship. Artemis Racing was the Challenger of Record for the 34th America’s Cup.
"I’m excited about this collaboration with Immunotec. Immunotec’s 40-year legacy of research and publications in scientific journals, combined with the recent granting of the performance claim from Health Canada and the Informed Choice Program on Immunocal® were critical considerations in our decision.
The physiological demands of sailing the present America’s Cup foiling catamarans is immense and keeping the guys healthy and optimising recovery is crucially important, and that’s where I see Immunotec playing a major role with their products and also their clinical experts in this field."
– Pete Cunningham, Exercise Physiologist
Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) is a non-profit organization recognized by the Government of Canada and the Canadian Olympic Committee as the national governing body for the sport of rowing in Canada.
"Rowing Canada Aviron is very pleased to collaborate with Immunotec in the provision of products in support of our National Rowing Program. Optimizing recovery, performance and wellness in our high performance athletes over the course of the season is crucial to maximizing individual and team performances and Immunotec’s supplements play an important role towards this objective for many athletes."
– Peter Cookson, High Performance Director,
Rowing Canada Aviron
ORRECO provides leading sports teams and professional franchises with ground-breaking biomarker analysis through a global network of partner laboratories. The choice of Champions, ORRECO provides services to elite athletes competing at the highest level of sport including multiple World and Olympic Medalists.
"In the world of elite sport there are very small margins between victory and defeat. A key element of high performance is the ability to optimize training response and to limit the number of days lost to illness and injury. Immunocal played a key role in our recovery strategies through the 2012 Olympic cycle, helping to keep ORRECO athletes healthy and well in their pursuit of peak performance."
– Dr. Brian Moore, Managing Director,
The difference between achieving results at Major Championships come down to the 1%’s.
"I believe that Immunocal gives OTC Elite athletes that 1% difference in their nutritional and recovery strategies. Since beginning our relationship with Immunotec, our athletes recovery strategies have shown marked improvement and the proof is in our results at the Major Championships."
– Mark Rowland, Head Coach,
Oregon Track Club Elite