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The San Francisco Bay Area Counts Down to USOC 2012

November 2nd, 2002—San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose to Host Watch Parties Celebrating the Bid, Awaiting the USOC Decision

Come watch the USOC Announce the U.S. Candidate for the 2012 Olympic Games LIVE on Saturday, November 2nd in San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland. BASOC/SF2012 supporters, volunteers are invited to join elected and community leaders, Olympians and BASOC/SF2012 Boardmembers for local celebrations of the Bay Area's 2012 Olympic Bid and hear the news LIVE as it happens from Colorado Springs.

What: Join Olympians, elected officials, BASOC board members, volunteers and supporters to watch the U.S.O.C. select the U.S. candidate for the 2012 Olympic Games LIVE from Colorado Springs, Colorado. Watch Party events will be held in San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland to celebrate the decision. The announcement is expected at approximately 4 p.m. PST.

When: Saturday, November 2nd


City Hall, Rotunda
(Polk Street Entrance)
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Washington Inn, Conference Room
495 Tenth Street (between Broadway and Washington)
Old Oakland District
3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The Tied House Brewery & CafÈ
65 N. San Pedro Street (just north of Santa Clara St.)
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Media Contact Information:

(SF) Daphne Mayer, (415) 394 6755, cell (415) 939-0822,
(SF) Mark Dolley, (415) 394 6755, cell (415) 238-2156
(OAK) Jim MacIlvaine, (510) 238-2933,
(SJ) Sabrina Lawrence, (408) 859-6492,