Thorne renews sponsorship with USA Curling

By Terry L. Davis | Aug. 15, 2019, 11:20 a.m. (ET)



Aug. 15, 2019

Thorne renews sponsorship of USA Curling

(STEVENS POINT, Wis.) – USA Curling announced today a renewal of its partnership with Thorne as the official nutritional supplement supplier as well as the health and wellness partner of the organization.

Thorne is one of the world’s leading health and wellness, technology, and supplement companies that has been aiding USA Curling’s Olympic and Paralympic program national team athletes since 2017.

“Thorne’s commitment to scientifically backed, sports-safe nutritional products and supplements is unparalleled in this industry,” said Rick Patzke, USA Curling’s chief executive officer. “The health benefits as well as peace of mind that Thorne products provide for our athletes are a critical part of the foundation for high performance. The secret’s out, though, that these products aren’t just for athletes. They are for anyone who wants to enjoy a better quality of life, and I’d encourage anyone suffering from common ailments rampant in our society to check out what Thorne and their newest partner, Onegevity, have to offer.”

As part of its commitment to assist U.S. national teams, Thorne will be working directly with USA Curling’s athletic trainer, coaches and staff to provide the highest level of product to athletes.

“USA Curling has continued to show success on the world stage,” said Paul Jacobson, CEO of Thorne. “We are excited to continue assisting them and their athletes to perform at their best by addressing performance issues through testing, data-based solutions and Thorne supplements. Through our vast array of resources, we will be able to provide the most up-to-date health and wellness solutions for the entire Curling community.”

About Thorne®:

Thorne is a health and technology company that is disrupting prevention and wellness. By combining dietary and lifestyle recommendations with nutritional supplement intervention, Thorne is at the forefront of personalized health, with a mission to help consumers take control of their health and live a healthy life. Thorne provides at-home biomarker tests to bring the doctor to the consumer’s home. By leveraging its sophisticated analytical software, Thorne helps consumers uncover health insights and confidently take action to optimize health outcomes. Based on individual test results, Thorne’s technology and team can deliver a personalized plan on what to eat, how to exercise, and which Thorne supplements to take.

Thorne is the only supplement manufacturer to collaborate with Mayo Clinic on wellness research and content. Thorne is currently collaborating on a series of clinical trials with Mayo Clinic, using tools of molecular assessment and nutrient-based supportive care. These efforts span across a range of applications, such as sports concussion, cognition in aging, Parkinson’s disease, ketogenic nutrition, cancer supportive care, irritable bowel syndrome, athletic performance, and others. Thorne is a proud partner of a number of U.S. National Teams, UFC, and Team Penske. For more information visit

USA Curling is sponsored by AtomOS, CryoMAX 8-Hour Cold Pack, Franklin Group, Goldline, ISS (Ice, Sports & Solar), Jagermeister, Sitrin, Thorne, Toyota, Traveler’s Choice, and Twin Cities Orthopedics, and is partnered with Brakebush, Laurie Artiss Ltd. – The Pin People, United Airlines, 12th End Sports Network, IHG, and CurlingZone.


For more information: Terry Davis, Director of Communications,, 608-338-9900 (mobile).