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PERFORMANCE NUTRITION SIGNS LONG JUMP RECORD HOLDER MIKE POWELL TO ENDORSEMENT CONTRACT

 PERFORMANCE NUTRITION SIGNS LONG JUMP RECORD HOLDER
 MIKE POWELL TO ENDORSEMENT CONTRACT
 DALLAS, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The world record holder in the long jump and one of the United States' most popular track athletes today announced his affiliation with Performance Nutrition Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PNIC).
 Olympic track star Mike Powell, who broke Bob Beamon's 23-year-old record in October 1991, was a 1988 Olympic silver medalist. Last year he was honored as the world's most outstanding athlete, the highest award bestowed on an amateur athlete.
 "Performance Nutrition products have enabled me to train longer, jump further and recover quicker," Powell said. "My body literally thirsts for this product."
 Powell was recently referred to as "the main reason to watch the 1992 Summer Games," by NBC commentator Bob Costas. Ranked as the No. 1 long jumper in the world the past two years. Powell also is a fine all- around athlete; he won the 1990 Foot Locker "Slamdunk Fest" (against NBA athletes), and recently won ABC Sports "Superstars" title.
 Performance Nutrition was founded in 1988 for the purpose of designing, formulating and distributing high-performance nutritional supplements to professional and amateur athletes. It trades under the symbol PNIC (electronic bulletin board).
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 /CONTACT: J. David Miller of Performance Nutrition, 800-292-PLEX/
 (PNIC) CO: Performance Nutrition Inc. ST: Texas IN: SU:


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