Janick Schaltegger and Melina Hübscher have been together since 2021 and are increasingly becoming a top team in the Swiss beach volleyball scene. They finished 7th at the last Elite Swiss Championships and have already set a first highlight internationally with a top-5 finish at the 1-star tournament in Budapest. Melina, a defender, lives in Plaffeien near Fribourg, Janick forms the block in the team and comes from Frauenfeld. Janick and Melina are coached by former Swiss national coach Marc Gerson. The two ladies comment on the advantages of kingnature as follows: “As a competitive athlete, you need an optimal supply of nutrients, especially during intensive training and competition phases – kingnature offers this with an enormously wide range of products. The fact that these are also manufactured in Switzerland and that attention is paid to sustainability is a nice bonus.”
Ever since Micha Alder has been able to keep himself on two wheels, he has dreamed of becoming a professional cyclist one day. He is currently a member of the U17 Policyclid national squad. In 2021 he reached 7th place at the Youth MTB European Championships and 4th place overall at the Swiss Bike Cup. He is also the reigning vice Swiss champion in cyclo-cross. His goals are to achieve a top ranking at the European Championships and to secure promotion to the U19 national squad. In order to achieve these top performances, he takes Amino Vida every day and Aronia Shot during trainings. He also loves the Hot Shot Sport Gel to relax his muscles.
Talina Gantenbein, who comes from Scuol (GR), has dedicated herself to ski cross. She was already on skis at the age of 2 and started alpine skiing at the age of 10. At 16, she fully focused on skicross. Talina won gold at the 2016 Youth Olympics and competed at the 2018 Professional Olympics, where she finished 12th in Pyeongchang. In 2019, she was runner-up at the World Junior Ski Cross Championships. Last season she made the podium twice in the World Cup. At the 2021 World Championships, she just missed out on the medals and finished 4th. Talina has been strengthening herself with natural vital substances from kingnature since November 2021. We keep our fingers crossed for Talina’s further successes on and off the slopes!
Philippe Furrer is a dinosaur in Swiss ice hockey. His stations included the National League top clubs SC Bern and HC Lugano. He is currently under contract with HC Fribourg-Gottéron. With SC Bern, he was Swiss champion three times and Cup winner once. Philippe is also still a member of the Swiss ice hockey national team, having played in two Winter Olympics and six World Championships. He was also one of the silver heroes at the World Championships in Sweden in 2013. Philippe Furrer relied on natural nutritional supplements very early in his career and recommends this to every top athlete. “As a 35-year-old, I feel fitter than ever today, also thanks to vital substances. A chokeberry shot is part of my every interval – accordingly, I’m also called ‘Aronia Man’ within the team.” WATCH THE KINGNATURE VIDEO WITH PHILIPPE FURRER
Alissa König made her first sporting experiences as a child in athletics and swimming. She soon discovered her passion for triathlon. At 16, she fully committed to triathlon. Her greatest successes include the Swiss championship title in the elite category in 2019. She missed out on the Olympic Games in Tokyo, although she helped secure the starting places for Switzerland in Lisbon. Her goal is now to compete for Switzerland at the Olympic Games in Paris (2024) and Los Angeles (2028). We are very happy to support Alissa to reach this big goals with natural vital substances. Alissa about kingnature: “For a long time I was looking for a well-tolerated magnesium, which I have to take in high doses. Only at kingnature did I find what I was looking for! Amino Vida also helps me a lot in everyday training and in competitions, especially when it comes to rapid regeneration. The Swiss roots of kingnature are also particularly important to me.”
The 28-year-old from Aargau plays as a goalkeeper in the Swiss top teams of the NLA and was also engaged in Sweden. After a torn cruciate ligament, Jonas fights his way back to the NLA via the 1st division team Limmattal and is currently goalkeeper for the top team Alligator Malans. Since May 2019 he is again part of the Swiss national team and is aiming for the World Championship title in December 2021 in Helsinki. Jonas about kingnature: “The kingnature products help me to cope with the triple burden of top-class sports, studies and job. The natural products and the unique company philosophy of kingnature AG suit me well”.
Ronny Dähler (born 2001) started his ice hockey adventure at the age of only 4 with the HC Huskies in Oberlangenegg. At the age of 13, he already switched to SC Bern. Ronny has played through all national team levels. His personal highlights include the U18 World Championship in Sweden and the U20 World Championship in Canada. He spent two seasons in the National League B with SC Langenthal and is currently fighting his way back into the SC Bern first team after an injury. Ronny Dähler is a forward and his strengths include speed and the physical game. “I rely on kingnature because I am sure that the quality is right here and I can strengthen myself sustainably and naturally with the products.”
Tim Grossniklaus went through the ice hockey school of SC Bern and played for all junior teams of the Swiss national team. His path then led him via EHC Olten to the Rapperswil-Jona Lakers. His other stations included Servette Geneva and HC Davos. Since 2019, the defender has been under contract with the SCL Tigers and is an important part of his team there. Tim first came into contact with kingnature thanks to athletics coach Simon Holdener. “The combination of professional summer training and optimal nutritional supplements from kingnature enabled me to prepare in the best possible way for the upcoming seasons. Thanks to the kingnature products I feel good every day and have the feeling of giving something really good back to my body!”
Her name is Carina Schlüter and since July 2021 she has been the goalkeeper for RB Leipzig and is a member of the German national team. The 24-year-old German from Minden is currently living in Leipzig. Her passion for the game of ball began at the age of 4 and she always enjoys football. She started playing soccer at SV Weser Leteln, where she played in boys’ teams for a long time. After that she played in various German clubs at a young age before she made the leap to FC Bayern Munich as a football goalkeeper in 2019.
The French footballer is currently under contract with FC Sion. Guillaume played for BSC Young Boys from 2014 to 2020, where he played a central role in the club’s success in the Swiss championship and Champions League. He was top scorer in the 2018/19 season. Before joining Switzerland, he played for PSG and Girondins Bordeaux, among others. In his career, he also made five appearances for the French national team. Guillaume about kingnature: “I like kingnature products because they are natural, honest and sustainable.
The Swiss national began his ice hockey career at SC Bern. In 2010 Roman started playing in the NHL with the Nashville Predators and has been captain of the team since 2017. He played 41 matches for the Swiss national team at the World Championships from 2009-2015. Roman says about kingnature: “I have been using kingnature products for several years. I find the effect spectacular.”
Valentina began her passion, climbing, at the age of 3. At 5, she was already part of the regional squad. Today, Valentina von Gunten, born in 2010, is already the Swiss Speed Climbing Champion in her age group and the Swiss Bouldering Vice-Champion. Valentina has a talent card from Swiss Olympic and we are very happy to accompany Valentina on her way with the concentrated power of nature. Besides school and training, she finds a balance in playing piano. Good luck Valentina!
Matthias started kitesurfing back in 2001 and competed for the first time in 2004. Born in Hamburg, Germany, he lived between Hamburg and Cape Town, where he spent his winters and was able to train a lot in the waves and strong winds. Today he is the father of twins, lives in Zurich and kitesurfs on the nearby lakes. He works as a model and produces media content for his sponsors on and offline. Matthias about the kingnature products: “I have been using the kingnature products for only a few months, but I can already clearly say that they contribute to an increase in performance in the physical and mental area and also greatly shorten the recovery phase. I and also my family are thrilled with the effect.”
Ice hockey professional (striker) at Düsseldorfer EG
Niklas Postel, who comes from Schongau (Bavaria), found his way to ice hockey at the age of 6. He went through the talent factory of RB Salzburg and then gained his first experience of professional ice hockey at EHC RB Munich. His path also led him to the German junior national teams. He is currently under contract with the Düsseldorf EG in the DEL. He also loves the mountains and nature and therefore feels even more connected to naturally grown kingnature products. “I am thrilled by the diversity of kingnature products. I like the values that kingnature represents. For me, it is a top companion for my athletic career.”
The Swiss player has played over 800 NHL matches for the Montréal Canadiens, the New York Islanders, the Philadelphia Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins. At the end of his career, Mark was a record NHL player in several categories. He was also on the ice for the Swiss National A League for almost 500 games. With the ZSC Lions he won the Swiss Championship in 2001. He was captain of the Swiss national team playing at an international level at numerous world championships.
Joëlle is a spinning and Pilates instructor and is currently training for the long distance triathlon race in Copenhagen and Patagonia. She loves the challenges and adventures that she can experience again and again through various sports projects.
Joëlle about kingnature: “Kingnature’s products help me to go through life without discomfort, both in my everyday work and in my preparations for competitions. Moringa Vida & Aronia Vida shortly after getting up, NADH before work and Amino Vida before every training – that is my magic formula”
Silver Medallist – Karate European Championships
The 20-year-old from Aargau, Switzerland, has won the Swiss Championships 16-times and has already achieved international success. At the European Championships U21 in Russia 2018, she was second, securing the silver medal. Her goal is to reach the medal podium at the elite European Championships/World Championships and to participate in the Olympics. Maya says: “Thanks to the vital nutrients from kingnature, I can quickly recover from intensive training sessions”.
Simon is the founder and managing director of pure sport AG. He has a master’s degree in sports science and an education as an EHSM sports teacher. Today he is involved as an athletics trainer for various large clubs and looks after several top athletes in Switzerland. At pure sport, he offers his clients a wide range of services from personal training and nutrition advice to lectures and advice in the area of corporate health management.
Simon about kingnature: “I trust in Kingnature because the quality of the products and the company philosophy are unique”. WATCH THE KINGNATURE VIDEO WITH SIMON HOLDENER
Simon has been playing for BSV Bern since 2014. He also studied business administration at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts North-western Switzerland. He gave up his job in an accounting firm in order to continue his career as a semi-professional player. Simon says about kingnature: “I take Amino Vida before every training session. The best power food for my muscles. NADH Vida is also a must-have at all games. It makes me more focused and helps me concentrate better.”
The motor sportsman from Melle near Osnabrück can look back on a successful training in international karting. The Rotax pilot became 2x champion and 1x vice champion at the German championship RMC Germany. In the international competition, such as the European Championship, he succeeded in the Mini, Junior and Senior Class with top 5 placings and race victories. In 2018 he drove his first car races in the Renault Clio Cup Central Europe. In 2019 he is preparing for the entry into GT-Sport 2020 and is in the junior program of a customer sports team.
Tamino about kingnature: “The kingnature products help me to improve my physical and mental fitness and to be even better prepared for the upcoming tasks”.
He is an undefeated professional boxer in the light welterweight division and the former WBC Youth World Lightweight Champion. Gabor has won all his professional fights. Internationally he was regarded as a great boxing talent. His record: 31 fights, 0 defeats. Of these 31 fights, his opponents were knocked out on 23 occasions. The Hungarian has lived in Switzerland since 2010. Today he’s working as a boxing coach at BoxingKings in Bern.
Stefan is a Swiss ice hockey player and since 2009/10 a striker at SC Langenthal with whom he became 2012 NLB Swiss Champion. He started his career at SC Bern. Combined with two of his team mates, he represents one of the most successful attack formations in Switzerland’s second-highest league.
The two Swiss twin sisters have loved figure skating more than anything since they were 5 years old. They call themselves Figureskatingtwins and they are proud to be in squad A of the Frauenfeld Ice Sports Club. Both of them also successfully passed the Interbronze Kürtest, the door to top-class sport. Their motto is: No hard work, no prize! That’s why they train on and off the ice every day throughout the year. They are still young at the age of 13 and the success is still ahead of them. WATCH THE KINGNATURE VIDEO WITH THE FIGURESKATINGTWINS
The Glarus triathlete Michelle Menzi successfully achieved 5th place in her category at the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii and is looking forward to further missions in Hawaii. She trains disciplined triathlon at Ironman distance. Michelle about kingnature products: “100% natural amino acids. Amino Vida provides exactly what I need in competition and training. I have also had good experiences with the Vitality Shot – it provides me with a good basic supply and strengthens my immune system.”
Johannes has been riding a mountain bike for 20 years. His beginnings are in mountain bike four-cross. He came to marathon racing via the Olympic cross-country discipline. In the meantime, the German mountain biker is training for the highest race series of the World Cycling Union UCI in mountain bike marathon sport. His biggest goal for 2022 is the Marathon World Championships in Denmark. Johannes about kingnature: “Kingnature lives the same values as I do. That creates a basis of trust. On site, I was also convinced of the quality of kingnature products, from development to production. The holistic philosophy is unique!”
Céline Naef (born 2005) is an ambitious tennis talent. Tennis has been her great passion since she was 5 years old. She has repeatedly demonstrated her skills at the Swiss Junior Championships and on the ITF International Junior and Professional Tour. She is a multiple Swiss champion and has already won tournaments at both junior and professional level. Her immediate goals are a successful performance at the Juniors Grand Slams, the top 15 ranking in the ITF U18 juniors and to gain further experience in the women’s singles on the ITF Women’s World Tennis Tour. She is training stroke by stroke and step by step with the big goal in mind of one day playing on the Grand Slam Centre Courts with the professionals. Céline on the partnership: “I trust the products from kingnature. They give my body back what it has used up in training and competition.”