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Event Schedule


10:00-10:30 a.m.

Opening Ceremony, including remarks by USOC CEO Scott Blackmun and a major USOC announcement

11:00-11:20 a.m.

Tribute to 1948 Olympic gold medalists
     Alice Coachman: track & field, high jump
     Sammy Lee: diving
     Ray Lumpp: basketball
     Mal Whitfield: track & field, mid-distance

11:30-12:10 p.m. 2:40-3:20 p.m.

Fencing and boxing demos (20 min each, fencing to go first)

12:40-1:10 p.m. 4:00-4:40 p.m.

Judo and taekwondo demos (20 min each, judo to go first)

2:00-2:30 p.m.

Paralympic spotlight

5:10-5:30 p.m.

Rhythmic gymnastics demo

5:30-6:00 p.m.

Closing Ceremony


10:30-11:00 a.m.
4:30-5:00 p.m.

Gymnastics demos (trampoline)

10:40-11:10 a.m.
Noon-12:30 p.m.
1:20-1:50 p.m.
2:40-3:10 p.m.
4:00-4:30 p.m.
5:00-5:30 p.m.

BMX demos

11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Horse on-site with equestrian athletes

12:30-1:20 p.m.
1:50-2:40 p.m.
4:30-5:00 p.m.

Beach volleyball demos

2:00-2:30 p.m.

High jump demo led by Dick Fosbury

12:30-1:30 p.m.
3:00-4:00 p.m.

Sitting volleyball demos