Features: Let the Games Begin

by Laura

The USOC will announce the bid city this afternoon. Read Russ Ramsey’s pitch for a Washington Olympics. 

(Courtesy Washington 2024)

Should Washington be chosen as the 2024 U.S. bid city? (Courtesy Washington 2024)

The US Olympic Committee is expected to announce the 2024 U.S. bid city at 4:15 p.m. this afternoon at the Denver International Airport. Following the announcement, USOC executives will fly to the chosen city. Washington, D.C. has been in the running, along with Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco, for more than a year and a half. The final 2024 host city will be chosen by the International Olympic Committee in September 2017.  Read Washington 2024 CEO/Chairman Russ Ramsey‘s take on why Washington should be chosen as the U.S. bid city from our Holiday issue below.

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