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Volt Athletics Receives The Startup Weekly’s 2021 Consumer Products & Services to Watch Award

Seattle, WA – April 5, 2021 – Volt Athletics was recently recognized by The Startup Weekly as one of the 2021 Consumer Products & Services Companies to Watch. The Startup Weekly presented the Consumer Products & Services Companies to Watch award to businesses that have showcased strong growth and excellence in 2020.

APR 5, 2021

Dan Giuliani Named Top 25 Consumer HealthTech Executives Of 2020

Seattle, December 22, 2020 — Volt's CEO Dan Giuliani has been named one of the Top 25 Consumer HealthTech Executives of 2020, as awarded by the Healthcare Technology Report.

DEC 22, 2020

Volt Athletics CEO Dan Giuliani invited to Rolling Stone Culture Council, an exclusive community of thought leaders and tastemakers

Seattle, December 14, 2020 — Rolling Stone Culture Council, an invitation-only collection of thought leaders and business innovators from a variety of industries that shape culture and society, has invited Dan Giuliani to join its unique community.

DEC 14, 2020

Texas Army National Guard partners with Volt Athletics and The Peak Inc. to Enhance Strength & Conditioning Program

Texas, November 18, 2019 — The Texas Army National Guard (TXARNG) has entered into a partnership with Volt Athletics and The Peak, Inc. to provide its 20,000 soldiers with individualized, state-of-the-art technology for physical fitness training.

NOV 18, 2019

Volt Athletics® Announces Revolutionary Performance Training AI

Seattle, August 21, 2018 — Volt Athletics® (‘Volt’) announced today the launch of Cortex™, the revolutionary performance training AI. An established leader in the athletic performance space, Volt's training is trusted by over 250,000 athletes and coaches in over 120 countries worldwide.

AUG 21, 2018

Forget Amazon: These Are the 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Seattle

Seattle, August 17, 2018 — Seattle is home to more than just giants like Amazon and Starbucks. There are rising software companies, health services, and media startups. The Emerald City has also become the West Coast mecca for advertising and marketing firms. Altogether, 13 Seattle-based companies made the 2018 Inc. 5000--Inc.'s annual tally of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. Here's a look at the top 10.

AUG 17, 2018

11 World Cup stars hoping to score with VC investments

London, June 14, 2018 — Not too long ago it wasn't uncommon for a retired professional footballer to open a restaurant or dabble in real estate investments. But things are changing, and some players are studying economics, receiving MBAs and increasingly making private market investments as they look for a long-term nest egg.

JUN 14, 2018

Investors are betting big on fitness tech

Austin, February 27, 2018 — Fitness tech is hitting the ground running, and ambitious startups are looking to leverage all the awesome emerging technologies to propel themselves forward. Startups are seeking to leverage AI, genomics, virtual reality, and biometrics to make fitness tech more effective and more personal.

FEB 27, 2018

Gatorade partners with Seattle startup Volt, will integrate nutrition advice into workout app

Seattle, February 13, 2018 — The Seattle startup today announced a new partnership with Gatorade and will rename its strength and conditioning consumer app to “Volt Fueled by Gatorade.” The revamped app combines Volt’s “intelligent” workout technology with Gatorade’s sports nutrition expertise, offering a more complete digital fitness guide for athletes.

FEB 13, 2018

Seahawks and Volt Athletics collaborate for Second Annual Strength Training Donation to Local High Schools

Renton, September 28, 2017 — The Seattle Seahawks and Volt Athletics (Volt) will donate professionally built strength and conditioning programs to three Washington State high school football programs, delivered through Volt’s intelligent training app. The three schools, chosen in collaboration with the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA), are Ingraham High School (Seattle), Foster High School (Tukwila), and Stadium High School (Tacoma).

SEP 28, 2017

Weight Training for Cyclists – How to do it Right

Sydney, July 18, 2017 — Top cyclists often get automatic access to comprehensive training from coaches and experts from national sports bodies (such as the Australian Institute of Sport) and from their cycling team or club. But for amateurs riders and everyday cyclists who just want to get better on the bike, expert training can be unobtainable. A new digital training service called Volt is seeking to change this by putting expert training within reach for everyday people, they cater to a range of sports and include cycling specific programs.

JUL 18, 2017

Volt Athletics Named Official Strength and Conditioning Partner of Football Canada and the Canadian National Football Teams

Ottawa; Seattle, July 11, 2017 — Ottawa, ON, Canada; Seattle, WA, USA—Tuesday, July 11, 2017: Football Canada, the national governing body of Canadian amateur football, has named sport performance technology company Volt Athletics the official strength and conditioning provider for Football Canada including the organization's national teams.

JUL 11, 2017

Volt Named One of Washington's 100 Best Places to Work

Seattle, June 23, 2017 — Volt Athletics Inc. (Volt), the global leader in technology solutions for sport performance training, announced that it has been named one of Washington state’s 100 Best Companies to Work For, according to Seattle Business Magazine.

JUN 23, 2017

USMNT’s DeAndre Yedlin Invests In Strength Training App

Washington, DC, June 23, 2017 — You could say DeAndre Yedlin is proud to be from Seattle. Yedlin, a defender for the U.S. men’s national soccer team, recently invested in Seattle-based Volt Athletics, a platform for professional-level strength and conditioning.

JUN 23, 2017

Why U.S. soccer star DeAndre Yedlin invested in this ‘intelligent workout’ sports tech startup

Seattle, June 20, 2017 — The Seattle native was the first “homegrown” player to sign with Sounders FC; he made his first U.S. national team appearance in 2014; and a year later he signed with Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League. Now you can add another line to those achievements: startup investor.

JUN 20, 2017

Training: Stronger, More Explosive With Volt

Seattle, May 29, 2017 — Goff Rugby Report contributor Kevin Simoni is working out on the Volt Rugby app developed in conjunction with Atavus.

MAY 29, 2017

Jackets Get Stronger: The new Volt weight-lifting program has benefited Cedarville athletics

Cedarville, February 14, 2017 — Cedarville University has transitioned to a new lifting program for its athletic teams. The new program, Volt Athletics, helps athletes excel in their performance and allows Cedarville to remain compliant with NCAA regulations. Volt Athletics emphasises user-friendliness while increasing performance through strengthening and lifting exercises. The Volt program provides a platform to make sport-specific training programs for each team. In a sense, Volt acts as a stand-alone strength and conditioning coach that athletes can access through an app.

FEB 14, 2017

SFIA Member Spotlight – VOLT Athletics

Silver Spring, February 1, 2017 — Volt Athletics is a sports technology company that brings professional-level strength and conditioning to all athletes and teams worldwide. Volt’s Intelligent Training System uses proprietary technology, combined with decades of industry expertise, to deliver better training to more athletes. A key difference between Volt and existing fitness apps is that while most apps track what a user has already done, Volt actually tells the user what to do.

FEB 1, 2017

Volt Athletics raises more cash to bolster ‘intelligent’ strength and conditioning app

Seattle, January 24, 2017 — Volt Athletics is raising more cash to help fuel growth of its intelligent strength and conditioning platform. The 5-year-old Seattle startup just reeled in an additional $770,000, pushing total funding to date to $3 million. The 16-person company will use the fresh cash to further develop its mobile app that prescribes sport-specific workouts based on an individual’s goals and a variety of other factors. The idea is to utilize the smartphone and algorithms to help high school, college, and professional athletes build strength and mitigate injury risk

JAN 24, 2017

Volt Athletics raises new funding to expand the reach of its intelligent training system

Seattle, January 24, 2017 — Volt Athletics Inc. (Volt), the global leader in technology solutions for sport performance training, announced that they have closed a funding round of over $770,000. This investment brings Volt’s total funding to $3M.

JAN 24, 2017

Gear of the Year: Some of our favorites from 2016

New York, December 24, 2016 — Created by a technology company specializing in sport performance training, the new app from Volt Athletics takes the guesswork out of working out. Backed by strength and conditioning coaches from some of the most renowned collegiate athletic programs, the cloud-based technology creates a personalized workout program based on the user’s preferred sport and competition schedule.

DEC 24, 2016

Problems & Solutions to Coaching Athletes Remotely

United Kingdom, December 11, 2016 — Technology in the weight room is a rapidly expanding field, one that many strength coaches are beginning to explore. Not only is technological hardware taking innovative first steps in motion capture, velocity measurement, and GPS systems, but cloud- and web-based applications can allow athletes unprecedented access to their training from anywhere in the world. This ability to reach athletes remotely offers unique opportunities once unattainable by S&C professionals.

DEC 11, 2016

11 Entrepreneurs on What It’s Like to Be a Startup in Seattle

Las Vegas, November 29, 2016 — The heavy hitters — Microsoft, Amazon, and Google — call it home. So do plenty of other big startup names, like Zillow or Tableau. If all our coverage of the recent Seattle Startup Week wasn’t enough to convince you, Seattle’s getting to be a pretty big startup hub. We at Tech.Co decided to round up a group of CEOs, founders, and entrepreneurs with two things in common. They’re all Seattleites and they all have a little insight to share about their experience starting up in the city. Here’s the rundown.

NOV 29, 2016

Serious athletes and weekend warriors could benefit from this digital personal trainer

Seattle, October 24, 2016 — Volt training programs are based on how an athlete trains, and the personalization starts with your sport. Basketball, volleyball, water polo and more have their own training plans. Marathoners and triathletes can choose a plan to prepare for their next race. For us nonspecialized folks, there’s an “all-around athlete” program.

OCT 24, 2016

Dan Giuliani – Co-Founder and CEO of Volt Athletics

Missoula, October 13, 2016 — Dan Giuliani is the co-founder and CEO of Volt Athletics, Inc., a Seattle-based sports tech company that brings elite-level sport performance training to athletes and teams worldwide. Volt’s technology is an expert system that leverages decades of strength and conditioning research and science to build hyper-personalized training plans delivered through an intelligent training app.

OCT 13, 2016

Firms create app for a new generation of athletes

Cardiff, September 21, 2016 — MSC Nutrition, a Cardiff-based sports brand, has formed a partnership with global sport-tech company Volt Athletics to support a new generation of athletes. The Welsh firm has begun providing a training platform within Volt’s intelligent training app. It gives users access to sport-specific training plans customised to their needs so they can constantly improve and reach new goals in their careers.

SEP 22, 2016

Leading Welsh High Performance Sports Nutrition Brand Partners with Global Leader

Cardiff, September 14, 2016 — Leading Cardiff-based high performance sports nutrition brand MSC Nutrition® has partnered with Volt Athletics, the global leader in sport performance technology solutions, to provide athletes across the UK access to professionally built strength and conditioning through Volt’s intelligent training app.

SEP 14, 2016

NFL Team Supplies HS Teams with Training Programs

St. Petersburg, September 13, 2016 — Three Washington State high school teams received free training programs from the Seahawks. This donation is the first of its kind by any major professional sports franchise and reflects the shared values of both organizations and their commitment to athlete health and safety.

SEP 13, 2016