FAR HILLS, NEW JERSEY. CoSport, the exclusive authorized ticket agent and Official Sponsor of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), announced today individual tickets sales to the general public are now available for the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games. Tickets are now on sale and are being sold on a first-come, first-serve basis through the CoSport website (www.cosport.com).
"The Paralympics are a truly wonderful event," remarked Mr. Sead Dizdarevic, Chairman and CEO of CoSport, "CoSport is proud to work with the U.S. Olympic Committee to promote the sale of these tickets, and we hope that Americans will want to go watch these great athletes compete."
The Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games will take place from March 12-21, 2010 in and around Vancouver and Whistler in British Columbia, Canada. More than 600 athletes from approximately 46 nations are expected to compete in the event.
"The U.S. Olympic Committee is grateful for the support of Jet Set Sports and CoSport for its sponsorship of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams," commented Ms. Stephanie Streeter, Acting CEO of the USOC, "Paralympic fans throughout the United States can get in on all the action through the tickets that CoSport has purchased and is making available for sale."
CoSport has over 3,000 tickets for sale to 51 different sessions of all five Paralympic winter sports plus the Opening and Closing Ceremonies. Ticket prices range from U.S.$21 (Curling) to U.S.$236 (Opening Ceremony) plus applicable shipping and handling charges. All available tickets can be purchased through CoSport website at www.cosport.com.