Two honors for MelliGEL
On December 7 this year, two events took place, the results of which we waited with bated breath.
At the XV National Competition of the Bulgarian Food Industry Union, our products Cacao Mint, Spirulina and Matcha were awarded with a statuette and diploma for "New Products and Technologies in the Food Industry 2022" among all other competitors in the ready-made product category.
At the same time, we were among the finalist companies of the National Competition "Innovative Enterprise of the Year" 2022 of the "Applied Research and Communications" Foundation, which is the organizer of the National Innovation Forum - a unique annual event for the country.
We are inspired for new challenges!
ISPO Munich 2022
MelliGEL was the only Bulgarian product presented from 28 to 30 November at the largest trade fair for the sports business in Europe - ISPO.
We were located in the hottest spot of the exhibition - BRAND NEW SELECTION, surrounded by inventors of sports products from all over the world.
We did not remain unnoticed by many coaches, sports specialists, as well as by the world-famous tennis star - Alexander Zverev
It was a pleasure meeting people who share our views on sustainable sports nutrition!
Sofia Masters 1000
The Sofia Masters 1000 tournament, organized by our partners Interactive Tennis, continues this week.
Many emotions and dramatic endings made the international tournament interesting even for professionals.
In the tough battles, MelliGEL was the main partner of the participants We look forward to the finals!
Wizz Air Sofia Marathon
For the second year in a row, MelliGEL products were part of the largest athletics marathon held in Bulgaria.
This time, in addition to the sports director of the event, Daniel Dukov, Tanya Dimitrova also believed in us, who finished fourth in the overall women's ranking (after 3 representatives of Kenya) and first among the Bulgarian women!
Tanya is a member of 5kmrun, an athletics community with which we have been very successfully partnering for a year now.
We admire people like Tanya who are not afraid to dream boldly and set high goals for themselves!
Emil Genov is one of the best Bulgarian ultramarathoners. For him, the average mileage is within 100km!
His last successful participation was at the Thessaloniki Marathon Spartathlon, where the distance is 246 km!
After trying MelliGEL products, Emil Genov joined our ambassadors, and his favorite flavor turned out to be STRAWBERRY.
Good luck Emo in the next trials!
Pro Golf Bubbles
Lots of sun and good mood accompanied the fourth tournament for children and juniors of the Pro Golf BUBBLES chain.
This past weekend, winners were chosen in 4 divisions, giving all those chasing the grand prize the opportunity to score maximum points.
MelliGEL is a major partner in this event.
BlackSeaRama Golf & Villas
Swimming marathon from Europe to Africa through the Strait of Gibraltar
Tsanko Tsankov is the FIRST Bulgarian to swim across the Strait of Gibraltar!
He was the first to set foot on the Moroccan coast after 3 hours, 56 minutes and 3 seconds!
We are proud of such Bulgarians and we are glad that Tsanko trusts in our products!
Strait of Gibraltar
Galata - Varna Swimming Marathon
Galata - Varna is the oldest swimming marathon in Bulgaria.
209 people from 11 countries, including Belgium, the Netherlands, Great Britain, Germany, Denmark, Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, Singapore, Greece and Bulgaria, participated in the competition.
In the aggravated weather conditions, MelliGEL was the preferred partner of the competitors.
Kalina Nikolaeva and Antonii Moraliyski, both from Varna, became winners in the 82nd edition of the Galata Swimming Marathon - Varna. Nikolaeva stopped the timers at 1.06.11, and Moraliyski swam the distance of 4.5 km. for 1.02.53 p.m.
Pro Golf Bubbles
ProGolfBubbles now at the seaside!
Together with our ProGolfBubbles partners, we are expanding the geography and bringing new young talent to the game of golf.
During the past weekend, lots emotions and beautiful moments were captured by Summer Bubbles.
BlackSeaRama Golf & Villas, Bulgaria
Beach tennis -
a sport for all
This past weekend, MelliGEL participated in an event full of smiles, age challenges and high sportsmanship!
This year's traditional tournament BURGASOPEN22 was organized by the Black Sea Beach Sports Club Burgas and held on the North beach of Burgas with the assistance of our partner
Bulgarian Beach Tennis Association BAPT / BBTA.
The participants were: 16 men's doubles, 5 women's doubles, 5 men's over 50+ pairs (admirations for their uncompromising sportsmanship), 8 mixed doubles (with ranking points) and 11 pairs in the beginner/intermediate format.
The matches between the rivals were very competitive, but beyond all fair!
Beach Burgas – North, Bulgaria
At the State Golf Championship finals, our brand ambassador Ivana Simeonova joined the ranks of male participants.
"I've always dreamed of competing with men and I couldn't skip this chance," said this delicate and brave girl.
Two days of upmost concentration, regardless of the intensity, brought Ivana FOURTH place among the men's company.
"I am extremely happy not only because of my performance, but also because of the challenge I set myself and my victory!"
Well done Ivana! We are really grateful to have such a determined girl as MelliGEL ambassador!
Dimitar Kuzmanov - Miko
"Stronger Than Fate"
"Stronger than fate" is the title of a film dedicated to Dimitar Kuzmanov.
In the seventh film of the documentary series "Stars of the Future", Circle Media together with b1b.box TV tell the story of Dimitar Kuzmanov, an example for every young person to follow.
We are proud of you MIKO!
The first Bulgarian referee of the European Diving Championship!
It is such a pleasure for us to announce that one of our most active partners, Georgi Chobanov is the first Bulgarian to judge at the European Youth Diving Championship in Bucharest.
Congratulations on your professionalism, George!
The Junior Open Championship
The start of our partnership with the
Bulgarian Golf Association, coincided with the excellent performance of the Bulgarian competitors in the tough Junior Open Championship.
The Junior Open Championship, Scotland - one of the most prestigious world golf championships for young men and women up to the age of 16, took place from July 11th to 13th this year.
Bulgaria was represented by Yordan Yanakiev and Viktoria Georgieva.
Yordan Yanakiev showed to the world of golf that even at only 13 years old he can play like the pros. He won the trophy for the best golfer from Eastern Europe and the Middle East, and this is just the beginning of his golf career.
Viktoria Georgieva is the first Bulgarian to pass the corner of this tournament.
Keep an eye on these two new stars!
National Triathlon Championship
Тhe State Triathlon Championship was held in Byala in the first days of July.
17 sports clubs with over 220 athletes entered the competition. The national triathlon team of Ukraine also took part.
Competitors faced serious challenges in the three disciplines. Yet, the youngest participant (at the age of 6 years) didn't bend.
Our ambassador Tsanko Tsankov took part in one of the most important socially responsible initiatives "SuperTriathlete".
Dear fellow triathletes, you know you can count on MelliGEL's support in their next competitions.
JGOLF Championship WAGR Round
This new championship's goals are
- to increase the number of World Amateur Ranking (WAGR) tournaments in Bulgaria;
- to attract players of all ages and create a competitive golf environment;
- to improve to game of young golfers and help them participate in multi-round golf tournaments;
- to help young golfers acquire skills, discipline and toughness of character;
- to develop their competitive spirit along with strategic thinking;
- to increase the flow of golfers from neighboring countries of all ages.
JGOLF's three-day tournament is a true opportunity for its participants to test strength and determination.
Pravets Golf Club and Pirin Golf & Country Club
MelliGEL at RiminiWellness
MelliGEL's debut in international sports expos happened in Italy - at one of the largest Wellness exhibitions in Europe.
Over 40 000 people in just 4 days - it was a tough schedule, even for us!
BORA SAILING & MELLIGEL at VARNA PORT
BORA Sailing Championship Varna'2022 has earned a place in history as the first live broadcast of sailing competitions in our country on the b1b.box sports TV airwaves!
During the three days of marathon broadcasting from the Bulgaria's maritime capital, the races were watched by a large audience.
MelliGEL's range of flavors were provided for performance and mood boost of both competitors and guests.
Varna Port, Bulgaria
DENTAPRIME RUNCITY Marathon
Over 2000 people got united in running for the sake of health and charity.
MelliGEL boosted performance and Dentaprime donated 5 BGN per each number of participant who finished the marathon to Karin's Dom - a place for the unique children.
Impeccable Kuzmanov brought the first victory for Bulgaria at Roland-Garros for this year.
Miko returned for his second consecutive appearance in Paris and proved that he trully deserves his place in the preliminary tournament of one of the most prestigious competitions in the world of tennis.
Kuzmanov had the tough task of playing against Switzerland's Marc-Andrea Huessler, who was ranked 16th.
Excellent for MIKO in Prague
Kuzmanov missed only one game to the former number 45, which victory sends him to the semi-finals in Prague!
Prague, Czech Republic
Tsvetan Ruschev feasted with MelliGEL on the International Diver's Day in the Red Sea. He noted that the product is fast and compact energy, suitable for the extreme conditions of the technical divers practice, where it is difficult to consume any food.
MelliGEL joined one of the most prestigious swimming tournaments for young talents - Swimming Talent cup.
More than 450 participants from Bulgaria, Ukraine, Moldova, Serbia and Romania competed in the corridors of Dianabad swimming pool in Sofia.
Mr. Georgi Chobanov, who organized the event, provided prizes and plaques for the best competitors and their coaches, and we, of course, gave them pure energy.
Dianabad pool, Sofia, Bulgaria
BORA Sailing Championship Sofia'2022
Sailing regatta BORA Sailing Championship
28.04 - 02.05.2022
Complex Budnoto Oko The Beach,
Iskar Dam, Bulgaria
The Tuscany Tour
On April 24 and 25, 2022, our MP Matteo Del Mancino participated with his team in the cycling tour of Tuscany.
The first stage /April 24/ was in Massa, where Matteo attacked after a 70km race in the last 600m before the final finish line and after breaking away from the rivals, crossed the line on his own, winning the first stage!
On April 25, Matteo won another victory, winning the second stage of Fucecchio /Florence/, organized on the occasion of the Italian Liberation Day. He won the group sprint after a 75km race on an undulating course.
MelliGEL in partnership with the
Pravets Golf Club, Bulgaria
Spain Swimming Marathon
MelliGEL was a constant companion of our incredible swimming marathoner Tsanko Tsankov, who managed to win over all 167 competitors in the marathon in Spain.
This victory gives him the right to participate in the crossing of the Strait of Gibraltar in September this year, where he will be the only Bulgarian among the 24 finalists.
Despite the cold water (13°C), Tsanko managed to swim the distance of 5000 m in just under 1 hour (56 minutes and 28 seconds).
Kuzmanov was more than concrete in his performances on the Challenger court in Oeiras and dropped just 3 games to his opponent Lucas Gerh during the match to finish with the final result - 6:2 6:1 in less than an 1.5 hour on the court.
In the fight for a place in the semi-finals, the Bulgarian faces a far more serious challenge with the second-placed rival Zdenek Kolar.
Good luck Miko!
Marble Cup tour
MelliGEL's favorite Italian ambassador, Matteo Del Mancino /Italy/, won second place at the 20th National Competition in Livorno, just seconds after one of the best professionals in the sport; then finished first in the 2nd round of the Marble Cup.
BLADE Snowboard Cross Cup
MelliGEL team took part in one amazing snow event: the first snowboard cross cup BLADE organized by the BLADE club of real professionals - the Zhekov family.
Alexandra Zhekova is the best Bulgarian snowboarder:
- First place in the overall classification of the European Cup in 2006;
- First place for the 2011 Snowboard World Cup in the bordercross discipline in Arosa (Switzerland);
- In 2010, she carried the Bulgarian flag at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Vancouver.
All the participants were BLADE faster, energized with MelliGEL products ;)
Vitosha mountain, Bulgaria
MelliGEL supports the Bulgarian Davis Cup tennis team.
Today the draw is made for the next Davis Cup World Group II matches, where our team will be led by Dimitar Kuzmanov-Miko
Good luck boys!
Winter Olympic Games 2022
MelliGEL was part of the Winter Olympic Games in 2022, supporting with all its energy our young representative in figure skating SASHA FEIGIN!
It is a true honor to work with young and talented people who represent Bulgaria in the world's top sports event!
Victory for Miko in the ATP series
MelliGEL provided energy for our top tennis player Dimitar Kuzmanov - Miko at the Challenger of the ATP series in Bengaluru, India.
Miko won against Enzo Kwaku (France) 4:6, 7:5, 6:3 and qualified for the final!
MelliGEL got a special invitation to participate in Innovation Explorer 2022
We are pleased to announce the launch of our partnership with the Italian volleyball club VERONA VOLLEY.
And here the Bulgarian trace is very clear. Leading the team is the Bulgarian long-term specialist and super coach Radostin Stoychev, world-famous with his many victories as head coach of teams in Bulgaria, Russia, Italy and Turkey.
Bulgarian National Antarctic Expedition
On the eve of the Christmas holidays of 2021, MelliGEL gels were packed in the bags of the 30th Anniversary Bulgarian National Antarctic Expedition, organized by the Bulgarian Antarctic Institute and the National Center for Polar Research at Sofia University.
Departure to Antarctica
Mustack Run 5kmrun Marathon
On November 27, 2021, our friends from the 5kmrun Community organized another original event "Mustack run".
As well as many trying their feet at the 10km distance, runners also enjoyed MORO's latest single.
On our hand we made sure the distance didn't seem so hard by providing each participant with a sip of fresh MelliGEL CacaoMint.
South Park, Sofia
Wushu Republican Sports and Traditional Championship
MelliGEL in support of the Republican Sports and Traditional Championship of Wushu.
Honey based gels help both physical and mental stress, which are combined in Wushu.
XL Bonsovi Polyani Marathon
This Sunday /November 21/ in the area "Bonsovi Polyani" we are supporting our partners from 5kmrun Community in another challenge. Every single participant will receive а BIO shot to perform in the best way!
Good luck 5kmrun!
Bonsovi Polyani area, Bulgaria
Pirin Golf President's Cup
MelliGEL was part of the last for the season golf tournament, the "President's Cup". The event is organized by Pirin Golf & Country Club.
Pirin Golf & Country Club, Bulgaria
5kmrun - is probably the largest voluntary community for amateur running with over 26,000 followers. It is an innovative structure that promotes the development of a new culture of thinking about a healthy lifestyle, which fully coincides with MelliGEL's values.
Testing MelliGEL was one of the focal points of the participants in this event.
Various routes in Bulgaria
Black Sea (Bulgaria)
MelliGEL is now part of the family of ClimAccelerator Black Sea (Bulgaria) startups, where we share knowledge and ideas for innovations.
Well done Miko!
Dimitar Kuzmanov with a new record ranking! Scoring 367 points, the 28-year-old tennis professional from Plovdiv moved one position up to 188th in the world ATP.
GOLF BALCHIK Light House
Competitors from several countries took part in the international Lighthouse Club Championship golf tournament on October 24th and 25th, 2021.
Golfers tested and provided feedback on MelliGEL GingerCherry. We took notes.
Lighthouse Golf & Spa Resort - Balchik, Bulgaria
Weekend tour Sandanski
Over 120 tennis players from the amateur league of Interactive tennis, took part in the traditionally tough international Weekend tour.
Финал на Sofia Masters 1000 с организатор Interactive Tennis
Матеуш Ейсмонт е шампионът в Sofia Masters 1000 | Octomber 2021. Във финала в Национален Тенис Център той победи категорично Светослав Стоичков със 7:5, 6:1
Пожелаваме успех на всички участници в следащите битки!
Sofia Masters final
Final of Sofia Masters 1000: Mateusz Eismont is the champion in Sofia Masters 1000 | October 2021. In the final at the National Tennis Center, he won over Svetoslav Stoichkov 7:5, 6:1
We wish success to all participants in the forthcoming matches!
Interactive Tennis Sofia Masters
MelliGEL launched its partnership with the largest amateur tennis league in Bulgaria, Interactive Tennis, by participating in the second Masters for 2021 – Sofia Masters 1000 | October 2021.
More than 150 participants with various backgrounds and professions took part in the competition.
Every year, Sofia hosts thousands of running enthusiasts in the Wizz Air Marathon.
The race route passes through the center of Sofia near most of the historical sights.
The competition distances are:
marathon – 42.195 km
half marathon – 21.098 km
10K – 10.4 km
More than 4,000 participants from several countries took part in the competition.
MelliGEL was part of this impressive event supporting the runners in the longest distance.
A successful start for Kuzmanov and MelliGEL
At the start of the most significant international tennis tournament in Bulgaria "Sofia Open" ATP 250, MelliGEL was honored to be officially represented by Dimitar Kuzmanov – Miko.
Kuzmanov won and qualified for the second round in a dramatic match against the 61st in the world and this season's Roland Garros Round of 16 Lorenzo Musetti (Italy).
Next challenge for Kuzmanov is the match for qualifications in the quarterfinals - he'll play against the 125th in the ATP ranking Kamil Majczak (Poland).
MelliGEL Spirulina won a star in Great Taste Awards 2021
MelliGEL Spirulina has been awarded 1 star by "Great Taste" - the largest and most trusted food and drink award, organized by the Guild of Fine Food, UK.
In 2021, 5,383 worldwide products competed for the recognition of great taste.
Now our best-seller bears the well-known black and gold logo - a stamp of excellence that is recognized by retailers and consumers alike.
PORT BURGAS Swimming Marathon
The PORT BURGAS swimming marathon has two established distances - 2000 and 4000 meters, which both start at shotgun.
The course is quite attractive to observe from the coast, as the competitors are visible at all times.
The race area has a triangular shape and a perimeter of 1,000 meters.
Over 500 runners participated in the first edition of the marathon in 2021.