Elevating with V3 Sports in Minneapolis

Spring – the time of year when new beginnings emerge – is right around the corner. Not only will green leaves be everywhere, but there will also be a ton of blue; more specifically, the V3 Sports blue. The anticipation of opening the doors of The V3 Center – Phase One is starting to become […]

V3 Sports Appoints Malik Rucker the Executive Director of V3 Sports

V3 Sports has appointed Malik Rucker to the new role of Executive Director. V3 Sports is a non-profit that is developing a new community-inspired health and wellness destination focused on elevating the physical, emotional, and social well-being of North Minneapolis residents through fitness, educational programming and community gatherings. The first phase of the V3 Center […]

V3 Center Gets $6 Million Boost from Sauer Family

V3 Sports is thrilled to share a major milestone in developing the V3 Center, a health and wellness sports facility serving North Minneapolis and the Twin Cities area. The Sauer family generously committed $6 million to support the completion of The V3 Center – Phase One, which will serve as a hub of collaboration, offering […]

Mural Painting Open Call for the V3 Center

Introducing V3 Sports V3 Sports is opening a world-class health and wellness center called, The V3 Center, located in the heart of North Minneapolis. V3 Sports is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to elevating our community through wellness, fitness, and education. We have a strong relationship with water and increasing aquatic knowledge; one of […]

Worth a King’s Ransom II: Celebrating Artists in Minneapolis

Minneapolis came alive with creativity and appreciation for the arts during the highly anticipated “Worth a King’s Ransom” event. Hosted by Triple Kings, this remarkable gathering brought together our community to celebrate and support the local art scene through an immersive silent art auction. The event proved to be a resounding success, captivating art enthusiasts […]

Summer Splash at Franklin Middle School | Event Recap

On June 3, 2023, V3 Sports hosted its first annual Summer Splash, an event designed to promote water safety, held at Franklin Middle School in North Minneapolis. This event was exactly what we needed to kick off this summer! There’s nothing quite like jumping in the pool or running through a sprinkler on a hot, […]

V3 Sports | “Mini” Swim Meet ft. Cullen Jones

On March 24, 2023, V3 Sports partnered with Olympic swimmer Cullen Jones, to host a “mini” swim meet (Click here for Video) at Franklin Middle School. The day was filled with excitement, healthy competition, and fairplay. Students and parents from Nellie Stone Johnson Community School gathered at Franklin Middle School where they were introduced to […]

Calvin Littlejohn | Interview

Crews recently broke ground on Phase One of the V3 Center; this is the beginning of something very big for TRI-Construction’s CEO and Founder Calvin Littlejohn. This project literally hits home for him and we’re proud to partner with Calvin and his team on a world class facility built for the community, and just as […]

End of the Year Highlights | 2022

What an incredible 365 days around the sun! V3 Sports was victorious in 2022 and we owe many thanks to our partners, donors, and volunteers for making these victories possible. We have much more to accomplish in 2023, but before the new year rolls in, check out our top five highlights from 2022! HIGHLIGHT #5 […]

Do More Than Tri…Finish Strong | Event Recap

How do you create a positive first triathlon experience for youth who aren’t confident in their swimming ability (if they are even able to swim), may not have a bike, and haven’t even heard of a triathlon? V3 created an opportunity for any youth in North Minneapolis –  an urban core, with the largest concentration […]