(9/1/2015) Message from Scott Blackmun, CEO/USOC
I am pleased to share the exciting news that Los Angeles has been selected as the U.S. candidate city to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Now is the time for us join together in supporting LA 2024’s efforts to bring the Games back to the United States for the first time in nearly 30 years. It is critically important that we unite in this effort as we rally the support of both Southern California and the nation. Read the rest of Scott's message...
(February 4, 2015) Game On! WSF Leaders Gather on Capitol Hill to Highlight the Importance of Concussion Safety in Schools in Support of 29th Annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day
Olympic gold medalists Angela Hucles (soccer), Teresa Edwards (basketball) and Sarah Hughes (figure skating) and concussion expert Dr. Robert D. Stevens among panelists recognizing Girls & Women in Sports
WASHINGTON, Feb. 4, 2015 – To celebrate the 29th annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day (NGWSD), organizations and leaders from the National Girls & Women in Sports Day Coalition will gather in Washington, D.C. to recognize the advancement of girls' and women's sports and to discuss how to reduce the numbers of concussions in sports. Game On!, this year's theme, will focus on what schools can do to protect all student-athletes.