The USOC is responsible for supporting, entering and overseeing U.S. teams for the Olympic, Paralympic, Youth Olympic, Pan American and Parapan American Games.

Upcoming Games

Rio 2016

Olympic Games: Aug. 5-21 | Paralympic Games: Sept. 7-18

The 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place in Rio de Janeiro — the ideal location for South America's first Olympic and Paralympic Games. The 17 days of Olympic competition will take place from Aug. 5-21.  More than 10,500 athletes from 204 nations are expected to participate in 28 sports, including the highly anticipated reinstatement of golf and rugby.  The 12-day Paralympic Games, to be held Sept. 7-18, will feature more than 4,350 athletes from 160 nations in 22 sports, including the debut of para-canoe and paratriathlon.

PyeongChang 2018

Olympic Winter Games: Feb. 9-25 | Paralympic Winter Games March 9-18

The 2018 Olympic Winter Games will take place Feb. 9-25 in PyeongChang, South Korea, followed by the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games March 9-18.  The sport venues will be split between a mountain cluster in PyeongChang and a coastal cluster in the nearby town of Gangneung. The mountain cluster will host all ski and snowboard events as well as bobsled, skeleton and luge. The coastal cluster will host the opening and closing ceremonies and ice events, including figure skating, speedskating, ice hockey and curling.