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USOPM Paralympic Day
September 4 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
With the Paralympic Games happening now in Tokyo, we’re thrilled to host Paralympic Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 4! The day will be filled with athlete meet & greets, sport demonstrations and even service puppies in training at our free outdoor event. Come enjoy the energy and excitement of the Games right here in Colorado Springs.
- 7 – 11a // USOPM Street Team & 2x Paralympian John Register will be at Labor Day Liftoff
- 11a – 1p // table tennis demo (Museum atrium)
- 11a – 4p // pin trading w Jim Goddard (Museum atrium)
- 11 – 11:30a // sitting volleyball demonstration
- 11:30a – 12:00p // 2x Paralympian John Register meet & greet
- 11:30a – 12:30p // Puppy Service Animal training // Canine Companions
- 12:00p – 12:30p // wheelchair fencing demo
- 1 – 1:45p // wheelchair basketball demo
- 1:30-2:30p // Allysa Seely, 2x Paralympic triathlon gold medalist
- 2 – 3p // Dartanyon Crockett meet & greet, 2x Paralympic judo bronze medalist
- 2:30 – 3:30p // Hailey Danz, 2x Paralympic triathlon silver medalist
- 3 – 3:30p // judo demonstration
There will also be a grill on the terrace for hamburgers and hotdogs along with beer, wine and canned cocktails. Hours of operation will be 11a-3:30p.