Sunday, June 24, 2012

(FREE Family Event!) USA Swimming Aqua Zone 2012 Fan Experience at the Century Link Center

(FREE Family Event!) USA Swimming Aqua Zone 2012 Fan Experience at the Century Link Center

This summer, swimming fans can explore, experience and share the sport of swimming like never before in the USA Swimming Aqua Zone fan experience area outside the U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Swimming at the Century Link Center June 24-July 2.

The free event features 100,000 square feet of fun for fans of all ages, including Olympic athlete autograph sessions, the chance to ride a mechanical shark, opportunities to “race” Olympians in simulated swim challenges and Olympic medal displays dating from the first Olympic Games in 1904. Adventurous fans can even bring their swim suit and get wet in an exclusive Michael Phelps challenge.

There are more than 40 Olympic athletes and legends scheduled to sign autographs and take photos with the fans including Rowdy Gaines, Pablo Morales, Gary Hall, Jr., Debbie Meyer, Misty Hyman, Kaitlin Sandeno, Summer Sanders, Aaron Peirsol, John Naber, Donna de Varona and more!

Fans will also be able to share their experience with friends with the Visa Aqua Badge. This digitally-enhanced credential will allow fans to post photos and activities of the Aqua Zone experience on their Facebook. Fans can pre-register for the Visa Aqua Badge here.

The Aqua Zone is free & open to the public and located in the CenturyLink Center Omaha convention center, which is adjacent to the competition arena, on the following schedule:
  • Sunday, June 24, 12 p.m.-5 p.m.
  • Monday, June 25-July 2, 11 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
USA Swimming will officially open the Aqua Zone on Sunday, June 24th at noon with a “laneline cutting” by 3-time Olympic gold medalist and NBC commentator Rowdy Gaines.

For full details, please click on the link below:

No comments:

Post a Comment