U.S. Olympic Committee opens media registration for Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of the Games

Hosted by NBC’s Mike Tirico, more than 200 Team USA athletes are expected to attend the awards ceremony April 26 in Washington, D.C.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The United States Olympic Committee has opened media registration for the Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of the Games, which will be held April 26 at Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington, D.C. The Team USA Awards will honor the outstanding achievements of U.S. athletes at the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, including female, male and team of the PyeongChang Games.

The ceremony – which expects more than 200 Team USA athletes in attendance – will be hosted by Mike Tirico, host of NBC’s primetime Olympic coverage of the PyeongChang Games. The event will be televised as a 90-minute feature for the first time, and will run on NBCSN on May 12 from 6-7:30 p.m. ET.

Media interested in attending the event will need to register in advance. Media opportunities will include red-carpet interviews, media seating at the awards ceremony, in-venue video and photo positions, and post-event interviews with award winners. To register, click here.

Fan voting helps determine the winners at TeamUSA.org/Awards. Voting for the Olympic categories has closed, and voting for the Paralympic categories will close Friday, April 6.

In addition to Dow, the presenting sponsor, the Team USA Awards are supported by DICK’S Sporting Goods and USG.

WHAT Team USA Awards presented by Dow, Best of the Games
WHO

More than 200 members of the 2018 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams are expectedto attend (Olympicfinalists |Paralympicfinalists)

WHEN Thursday, April 26, 2018
4:30-6:30 p.m.: Red Carpet
7-8:30 p.m.: Awards Show
WHERE Duke Ellington School of the Arts
3500 R Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20007
RSVP TeamUSA.org/AwardsMedia
CONTACT Tommy Schield
tommy.schield@usoc.org | 719-644-5495