Matilda Friend and William Badaoui – Australian Senior Ice Dance Champions 2016 Athletes Gel Ambassadors

Athletes Gel Ambassadors Matilda Friend and William Badaoui at 17 and 18 respectively are two of the youngest competitors in International Ice Skating circles and are the current Australian Senior Champions. After competing together for the last 3 years Matilda and William are proving that age is no barrier to success after they improved their world ranking at the recent Lake Placid Ice Dance International in the USA on August 2017.

Matilda and William have competed at many domestic and international competitions. Competition highlights include the

2017 Asian Winter Games in Japan, 2016/17 Four Continent Championships, 2016/17 Junior World Championships plus 5 Junior Grand Prix’ events over the past three seasons.  They have also competed at many other international competitions which have taken them all over the world from Asia to Europe. Matilda and William are aiming to qualify for the 2018 World Championships which are being held in Milan, Italy and the 2022 Winter Olympic Games.  

Both William and I have been using the Athletes Gel for a few months now and it makes such a difference to our tired, sore muscles. It smells great too. As ice dancers we spend many hours training, so it's nice to have a product we can add prior to competing or during training that works equally well for both of us


Is it cheaper buying directly from Athletes Gel?

No. Purchasing through this page is no different to purchasing directly through our store. Funds generated through this page support athletes, grassroots clubs and the sporting community.

What makes Athletes Gel so good?

Firstly, we are Aussie made, use all natural ingredients and are Paraben free. We use 4 active ingredients and the quality and quantity we use makes us one of the strongest available products anywhere in the world.

How often should I apply the gel?

Apply as needed and use only as directed. Up to 4 times daily.

How is Athletes Gel developed?

Athletes Gel is a topical formula developed in conjunction with some of the planets best athletes. Over 150 sports people tested our gel in their environments and had three major requirements. Better performance, accelerated recovery and rapid relief when it was needed. 

The product is manufactured in an approved TGA facility at Quest Pharmaceuticals in Melbourne, Australia.

Is Athletes Gel TGA approved?

Yes. We are fully certified with Therapeutic Goods Australia (TGA). License Number - AUST L 295444.

Does Athletes Gel pass WADA and ASADA testing?

 Yes. The Athletes Gel formula has been successfully tested internationally and has passed anti-doping authority check lists for banned substances.

What results can I expect?

Commonwealth Games sprinters from 2 countries noticed faster recovery from hamstring strains, our WSL Pro Surfers had improved flexibility in their hip flexors and both of our World Champion Kayakers were amazed at the relief they got through their shoulders and lower back during training. At every stage, under any circumstance, the athletes who took part, were blown away with the individual results they got from the product they had a hand in developing and that's what we we bring to you now. 

Use only as directed.

Is Athlete Gel all natural?

Athletes Gel uses Clove, Wintergreen, Arnica and Capsaicin as its major ingredients.

These are some of the most powerful natural plants that assist in pain relief, inflammation and eventual recovery from a range of ailments. These scientifically proven ingredients are sourced from Australian Therapeutic Goods Manufacturers & Suppliers and are traditionally used in Western Herbal Medicine.

What can Athletes Gel be used to treat?

This fast acting, Australian made Gel is perfect for those dealing with pain, bruises, inflammation, muscle aches, stiff joints, osteoarthritis and for massage therapy.

What happens if Athletes Gel is consumed?


Athletes Gel is one of the strongest listed topical formulas in the market. Although this product is all-natural, plant substances are still known to contain chemicals that are harmful to swallow.

If swallowed call the Poisons Information Line 24 hours a day from anywhere in Australia on 13 11 26. If the person is showing signs of being seriously ill, such as vomiting, loss of consciousness, drowsiness or they are having breathing difficulties, call triple zero 000 for an ambulance or take the person to the closest medical emergency department.

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