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Velaasa Announces Olympian Partnerships

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Minneapolis, MNMay 26, 2022 Velaasa announced today new athlete agreements with an impressive list of Olympians from around the world. The group includes...

National Loon Center partners with Velaasa

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  June, 14, 2021National Loon Center announces partnership with shoe company Velaasa Crosslake, MN: Executive Director of the National Loon Center, Jon Mobeck,...

Seven Questions with Denzel Comenentia

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#1 - Your senior year you helped lead your college team, the Georgia Bulldogs, to an NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championship. What events did you compete in...

Three Questions with Mattie Sasser

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#1 - You recently competed at the Pan Am Games. Can you tell us a little about the competition? The last competition was a little rough....

Velaasa Announces NCAA Sponsorship Model

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Velaasa announces sponsorship program expansion into NCAA Minneapolis, MN. (March 1, 2021) -- Velaasa announced today the expansion of sponsorships into NCAA programs in advance of upcoming federal...

Velaasa Announces Signing of World Champion David Storl

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Velaasa has announced the signing of two-time World Champion and Olympic silver medalist David Storl of Germany. 

Olympian Mattie Sasser signs with Velaasa

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:November 25, 2020Minneapolis, MN -- Velaasa has announced the signing of 2016 Olympian Mattie Sasser. Sasser placed 11th in Rio in the 58k Olympic weightlifting event...

Velaasa Hires Paul Schmaedeke as Chief Of Staff

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Velaasa Hires Chief Of Staff to Aid in Strategic Initiatives and Organizational Growth Minneapolis, MN. (November 10, 2020) -- Velaasa announced today the hire of Paul Schmaedeke, former...

Velaasa Track Club supports local cause

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Velaasa Track Club athletes will be representing a local Minnesota cause during the 2021 season. Kamryn & Friends for Unity and Justice launched to support...

Urban Ventures named 2021 Internet Invite Organization

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Velaasa Club members have voted to raise funds for Urban Ventures through the 2021 Internet Invitational,...