Velocity Adds Zamst as Official Sports Bracing and Support Partner

National strategic alliance underscores Velocity’s increased focus on providing “high performance” solutions to athletes.

April 04, 2013 // // Costa Mesa, Calif. – Velocity Sports Performance today announced a nationwide partnership with Zamst, a leader in high performance sports bracing and support equipment. With this partnership, Zamst will leverage its extensive product knowledge and injury prevention expertise to assist the Velocity network of training facilities in supporting the needs of their athletes. Velocity has been designated as the “Official High Performance Partner” to Zamst.

“We’re excited to partner with Zamst, “said Peter Barbaresi, President and CEO of Velocity Sports Performance. “Their quality products fit perfectly into our High Performance model, which includes offering specific solutions to our athletes in the areas of sports medicine, physical therapy and rehabilitation, in addition to our core training service. This strategic relationship should result in continued growth for both organizations here in the U.S.”

Zamst has been outfitting elite athletes across the world with prevention and injury solutions for more than 20 years. With an extensive heritage in the medical field, Zamst created the product line through rigorous development and consultations with doctors, trainers and elite athletes to ensure high performance functionality.

“With Zamst being a premier sports bracing and support equipment brand, our alliance with Velocity was a natural partnership. We share the same passion to deliver high performance products to elite athletes,” said Bryan Smeltzer, GM, Zamst US. “Whether training or during competition, Zamst sports bracing and support products provide a superior level of protection and prevention, and aligning with Velocity, who excels at training the best athletes in the world across multiple sports, allows us to demonstrate the superiority of our products.”

As part of the relationship, Zamst will be provide sport-specific, high performance products to Velocity locations around the country, in addition to injury prevention and rehab seminars, print and marketing activities.


Zamst is a market leading brand of sports bracing/support equipment, and is used by professional athletes worldwide. Zamst offers a full line of premium injury prevention and protection sports bracing and supports products, featuring anatomically correct designs, high performance materials and superior construction. Zamst is a division of the Nippon Sigmax Co., Ltd (Tokyo, Japan) with privately-held, wholly-owned subsidiary corporations, Sigmax America (Newport Beach, California), Sigmax Europe (Annecy, France) and Sigmax China (Shanghai, PRC). For more information, call toll free 877-ZAMST-US (877-926-7887) or visit

Velocity Sports Performance

Velocity Sports Performance ( is the premiere athletic performance training organization in North America. For 14 years, Velocity has helped hundreds of thousands of athletes maximize their athletic potential. Velocity helps athletes achieve their goals by developing strength, power, coordination, agility, speed, flexibility, and energy systems with an additional focus on injury prevention, recovery/regeneration, and nutrition. There are nearly 40 Velocity Sports Performance training facilities across the United States.

SOURCE Velocity Sports Performance



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