(LOS ANGELES, CA – Tuesday, April 21, 2020) The newly formed X League has made a ground-breaking announcement, becoming one of the first-ever sports leagues to partner with a premier CBD brand, Berkeley Gold. 


 The X League has partnered with Berkeley Gold as its official and exclusive CBD partner through 2024. Brand ambassadors and athletes across the X League will be given the option to receive complimentary CBD products from Tinctures and Dissolvable Tablets to Freeze Relief Gel & Relief Cream throughout the season to assist in recovery, inflammation, anxiety and sleep among other benefits. 

More recently PGA Champions Tour athletes have also begun the use of CBD products, including Bubba Watson. 


 The X League consulted with several of its athletes about their interest in being provided CBD athlete recovery products, the unanimous response was extremely positive. 


 Quarterback for the Austin Sound, Michelle Angel commented “Being a Quarterback you are always a target, waking up on Sunday mornings you truly feel every hit from the game. Excited to try the Berkeley Gold athletic relief products, especially the Freeze Relief Gel & Relief Cream to assist in my recovery” and CJ Dunning, Linebacker for the Denver Rush said, “I juggle multiple ventures on any given day, between work ventures, travel, athletics and my personal life. The Dissolvable Tablets from Berkeley Gold will help keep me focused during the day”. 


Angel has been selected as the first official Berkeley Gold brand ambassador, part of the X League’s ‘Superstars Program’ which will align X League top athletes with league partners. The superstar Quarterback will be featured on Berkeley Gold packaging, make fan-driven appearances and educate athletes as to the benefits of CBD use for rest, recovery and relief.


 “As two young dynamic brands within our categories of sports and nutrition, we at Berkeley Gold alongside the X League are excited to educate millions of athletes about the benefits of premium CBD products to aid in rest and recovery of the body,” said, Joseph Darling, Berkeley Gold, Co-Founder.


The X League and Berkeley Gold corporate partnership will kick-off with the upcoming inaugural season of the X League. 


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