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.