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Twin Cities Orthopedics Renews Sponsorship of the Team USA Minnesota Distance Running Training Group

Minneapolis/St. Paul - June 26, 2018 - Twin Cities Orthopedics, an all-inclusive orthopedics, sports medicine and wellness provider, has renewed its silver level sponsorship of the Team USA Minnesota Distance Training Center for a second year.

 

The  organization, with more than 35 locations throughout the Twin Cities and western Wisconsin, is the largest orthopedic physician group in the Midwest and one of the largest in the country.  This spring, it opened its Eagan Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center located next to the Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center, which is the new home of the Minnesota Vikings professional football team.

"We are so pleased that Twin Cities Orthopedics is extending its sponsorship of Team USA Minnesota," said Patricia Goodwin, president and founder of the distance running training group based in the Twin Cities.  "We appreciate their renewed commitment to our team of post-collegiate American distance runners as well as their continued partnership which provides us with both financial support and health care services."

Twin Cities Orthopedics offers a full spectrum of medical care devoted to the diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of injuries and conditions that affect the body's muscles, joints and bones.  More than 115 orthopedic physicians and over 150 therapists work with athletes of all levels of skill and experience including the professional distance runners of Team USA Minnesota.

"Working with Team USA Minnesota athletes for the past year as they pursue their dreams has been a tremendous experience," said Sara Conrad, physical therapist assistant at Twin Cities Orthopedics.  "We are excited to continue this partnership."

The organization has had a longtime involvement with the Twin Cities running, sports and fitness community. Twin Cities Orthopedics provides support and sponsorship for a number of area events, including the Women Run the Cities 10 Mile, the Vikings 5K, and the Torchlight 5K.  Twin Cities Orthopedics is also the Official Sports Medicine Provider for the Minnesota Vikings.

About Twin Cities Orthopedics

Twin Cities Orthopedics is an all-inclusive orthopedics, sports medicine and wellness provider.  Its world-class services and state-of-the-art facilities provide support ranging from injury prevention, to rehabilitation and recovery, to immediate care. Whether working through an acute injury, motivated to optimize performance or in need of post-surgery rehab, its team of experts can help achieve the ultimate goals and challenge for even the most high-level athletes.  To learn more go to www.TCOmn.com.

About Team USA Minnesota

Team USA Minnesota is based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul.  Founded in 2001 the purpose of the training group is to improve the competitiveness of post-collegiate American distance running and to develop Olympians.  The athletes are coached by Chris Lundstrom.  Team USA Minnesota's major sponsor is Twin Cities In Motion.  Its silver sponsors are the Houston Marathon Foundation and Twin Cities Orthopedics.  For more information, visit the team's web site at www.teamusaminnesota.org.

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Contact:  Pat Goodwin, 952-454-8876, pfgoodwin@teamusaminnesota.org

 

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