SmartTools® Partners with USA Weightlifting

COLORADO SPRINGS - USA Weightlifting is excited to welcome SmartTools® as the Official Blood Flow Restriction Partner of USA Weightlifting. The Cleveland-based company’s blood flow restriction cuffs are in use at over 10,000 clinics and gyms across the United States.

“Our partnership with USA Weightlifting was a natural fit that was forged prior to this announcement,” said Nick Colosi, Founder and President of SmartTools®. “USA Weightlifting has been using the SmartCuffs® for years, so this finally cements our congruent goals and ambitions to continue to bring affordable and objective blood flow restriction training technology to the masses and elite athletes. SmartTools® is proud to have all product-design, assembly, and quality control done in the USA. We are now even more proud to support the USA Weightlifting team at the summer Olympics in Paris this year."

"SmartTools® provides a partnership that is truly beneficial for all of our athletes across the board,” said Mike Gattone, USAW Senior Director of Sport Performance. “Their products help provide us with ways to help address injuries, aid recovery, and add variety to training stimulus.  I am excited to talk about these products and their uses with the members of Team USA."

Through the partnership, SmartTools® is offering a discount to USAW members. Use code USAW2024 at checkout to receive a 10 percent discount on your order.

About USA Weightlifting

USA Weightlifting, a member of the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) and the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), is the National Governing Body for the Olympic sport of weightlifting in the United States. USA Weightlifting’s mission is to enable U.S. athletes to achieve sustained competitive excellence in Olympic competition and to promote and grow the sport in the United States. For more information, visit

About SmartTools®

SmartTools® is a world leading medical fitness technology company specializing in blood flow restriction (BFR) training. SmartTools® products are proudly made in the USA and are listed with the FDA, clinically validated in peer reviewed research, and in use at +10,000 clinics and gyms nationwide. To learn more, visit