Explore Olympic City USA
Colorado Springs is OLYMPIC CITY USA, where a timeless culture of achievement, national pride and dedication sits comfortably alongside awe-inspiring beauty and unparalleled natural training grounds.
We are home to the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee Headquarters, 20+ National Olympic Governing Bodies, more than 50 National Sport Organizations, the Colorado Springs Olympic and Paralympic Training Center and the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Museum.
Athletes and coaches have long recognized Colorado Springs as the epicenter of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Movements. The region boasts incredible natural training grounds, inspirational views and vistas and a commitment to excellence that transcends sports and infuses itself in our educational, medical, technological and cultural assets.
Get Involved in Olympic City USA
As a community that truly welcomes athletes, we are proud to offer the “Athletes Welcome” program to credentialed athletes here for official training and/or competitions.
Olympic City USA Field Days give physical education teachers the opportunity to connect their students to something greater than sport. It gives them the opportunity to focus on values that connect us, and values that are a part of what makes Colorado Springs Olympic City USA.
Shop Olympic City USA
ShopCOS.org features Olympic City USA-branded merchandise including a variety of clothing and other accessories. Proceeds from the online store go towards the Olympic City USA gift trust fund and are used to support youth programming, tourism and civic pride initiatives. With every purchase of Olympic City USA merchandise, a portion of the purchase supports United States Olympic and Paralympic Teams.
Olympic City USA License
The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee has licensed the City of Colorado Springs to use the designation “Olympic City USA” to promote tourism. This permission does not extend to local businesses. For more information about Olympic trademarks, please refer to the Brand Usage Guidelines.
If you would like to partner with Olympic City USA, please see our Athlete’s Welcome! program page for details about business participation.