"Pure Gold’s ingredients help athletes in recovery, and I recommend this product to all my boxing friends. " - Zsolt Erdei
Former professional boxer Zsolt Erdei is affectionately known as ‘Madár’ (Bird) by his fans in Hungary. At aged 10, his father took him to a local boxing club where, despite getting a punch in the face, he fell in love with the sport. Three years later, Zsolt participated in his first official boxing match. Although it ended in defeat, it wasn’t long before young Zsolt became the Hungarian champion in his age group every year after that. His first international success came in 1992 when he won the junior European championships in Edinburgh.
After finishing school, Zsolt joined a pro club where he won the world championships in 1997, which was followed by European championship title wins. Zsolt turned professional in December 2000, the same year he won the bronze medal in the middleweight division at the Sydney Olympics.
“Zsolt went on to win the WBO Inter-Continental light heavyweight title in 2002, and the Lineal and WBO light heavyweight titles in 2004 – and successfully defending the Lineal and WBO titles 11 times. After moving to cruiserweight in 2009, and winning the WBC title in that division, Zsolt became the first Hungarian to win world titles in two weight divisions. Zsolt is considered to be Hungary’s most famous athlete and has been described in the New York Times as “the Michael Jordan of the Hungarian sports world”
Today, Zsolt is the President of the Hungarian Boxing Association. He was introduced to Kannaway by a Brand Ambassador who suggested that he give Kannaway products a try to help him feel better rested. “I’m calmer. I sleep better. I have more energy. Kannaway’s products can help everyone lead a better quality of life. Pure Gold’s ingredients help athletes in recovery, and I recommend this product to all my boxing friends.”