Las Vegas Soccer Club is Pioneering Cannabis Sponsorships for Pro Sports

A pro soccer team is embracing cannabis culture — and drawing a line in the sand. All hesitation has gone out the window, at least in Las Vegas.

The Las Vegas Lights, one of 36 teams in the United Soccer League's USL Championship, is welcoming Two Roots Brewing Co. as its exclusive craft beer sponsor for the 2019 season. 

“It's not easy being a leader. It's not easy being first,” said Brett Lashbrook, president and owner of the Las Vegas Lights FC. “It's not easy in this day and age. The cannabis industry has been dealing with a stigma for years. There is a culture of hesitation.”

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