Athlete Communications Best Practices
Swing by the USOPC’s College Corner located in the lobby of the Team USA dorm in the athlete village and at the high performance center near the dining hall. While there, pose for a quick photo holding a sign that ties back to your college experience: “Gator in Tokyo,” “Gopher in Tokyo,” etc. Once you’ve taken your photo, upload it to the collegiate partnerships Tokyo 2020 Dropbox and the USOPC will send the image to your school, conference, conference network (if applicable) and the NCAA to celebrate your participation in Tokyo. Please also feel free to post it to social media, tagging your school program.
Snap Your Swag
Bring a college t-shirt, swim cap, jersey, flag/pennant or other piece of memorabilia with you to Tokyo. Snap a photo with that item in your room, on the bus, around the village or at the college corner (located in the lobby of the Team USA dorm in the athlete village and at the high performance center near the dining hall) and post it on social media, tagging your college program. If you would like your photo to be distributed back to your school/conference/NCAA, please upload it to the collegiate partnerships Tokyo 2020 Dropbox.
Connect With Your School
Use the database below so you can connect with your school in the following ways
- Search and find the current points of contact within your school.
- Work with your NGB press officer to connect with that individual, share photos or facilitate a Q/A.
Contact OMHPMH@usopc.org if you need assistance finding your school’s athletic program social media handle.