USOC to celebrate 100 Day mark in Times Square
The U.S. Olympic Committee will turn Times Square in New York
into a mini Olympic village on April 18 to celebrate the start of
the 100-day countdown to the London Olympics.
Dozens of Olympic athletes will sign autographs and give
demonstrations in beach volleyball, gymnastics, track and other
The USOC announced the program Monday. The federation views this
as a prime opportunity to raise money for American athletes, along
with giving sponsors a visible platform to link with the U.S.