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Olympic City USA

Colorado Springs has a timeless culture of achievement, national pride and dedication that sits comfortably alongside awe-inspiring beauty and unparalleled natural training grounds.


An Olympic & Paralympic Epicenter

Colorado Springs is home to the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC), 24 National Olympic Governing Bodies, more than 50 National Sport Organizations, the Colorado Springs Olympic & Paralympic Training Center and the future U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum. The Olympic Ideals of Excellence, Friendship and Respect, and the Paralympic Ideals of Courage, Determination, Equality and Inspiration transcend sports and are infused daily throughout this vibrant community.

Athletes and coaches, like Missy Franklin, Michael Phelps and Appolo Ohno, 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.

Team USA shares their favorite Olympic Values

Learn more about Olympic City USA and the City for Champions projects.


New! US Olympic & Paralympic Museum

Colorado Springs is the home of the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum. This world-class attraction showcases the entire journey of the Olympic games from its birth in ancient Olympia to the current Team USA hopefuls living and training in Colorado Springs every day. Read more about this exciting new attraction here.

Take home Olympic City USA Swag

Wear your love for Colorado Springs on your sleeve and take home a memory from your visit by shopping the Olympic City USA collection at ShopCOS.org.


The people of Colorado Springs are proud to uphold the Olympic & Paralympic core values and share them with all who visit. 

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training…

Notice: Out of an abundance of caution, and in an effort to limit any potential exposure to the coronavirus (COVID-19), tours of the OPTC are…

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U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum

The U.S. Olympic and & Paralympic Museum is one of the most accessible and inclusive museums in the world, relying on RFID technology to…

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World Figure Skating Museum & Hall of Fame

World Figure Skating Museum & Hall…

Learn the intricacies of blades and edges; discover how athletes perform jumps such as the Axel, Lutz, and Salchow. Plus, a collection of…

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U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Velodrome

U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Velodrome

The 7-Eleven Velodrome, located in Memorial Park, is the official training site for the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic track cyclists and USA…

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