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Olympics: Grand opening of USC Village praised by LA 2028

MARISSA FLANDERS (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) The University of Southern California (USC) opened their $700 million, 15-acre residential and retail complex that will house over 2,500 students giving them an assortment of shopping and dining options. The USC ...read more
 
Aug 18
2017

BRENDA DURAN: Top Places to Watch Sporting Events in Los Angeles in 2028

BRENDA DURAN (USA) / Sports Features Communications(SFC) Now that officials have paved the way for Los Angeles to host the 2028 Summer Olympics, the city is ready to bask in the glory of being the center of the sports world once ...read more
 
Aug 16
2017

NEIL WILSON: The IOC is off on its summer holiday

THE NEIL WILSON COLUMN / An exclusive, authoritative series from Sports Features Communications (SFC) How do you fancy a week's holiday to Peru next month, first-class travel, five star hotel, free meals and returning home with something north of $3,000 in your ...read more
 
Aug 15
2017

Olympics: LA City Council unanimously authorizes signing the Host City Contract for 2028

LAURA WALDEN (USA) / Sports Features Communications (SFC) A 12-0 vote today sealed the LA City Council's support for the new deal with additional IOC contribution and funding for youth sports. The unprecedented awarding of the 2024 and the 2028 ...read more
 
Aug 11
2017
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LA 2028 celebrates the grand opening of USC Village

Posted Friday August 18th 2017.   By: La 2028 Media

Photos: http://bit.ly/USCVillage Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eKMp-4Mmqdw&t=21s LOS ANGELES - The University of Southern California today opened USC Village, a $700 million, 15-acre residential and retail complex that will house more than 2,500 students above a variety of dining and shopping options. USC ... read more

WATCH: Carl Lewis in LA 2028's "Building our Legacy" video series Carl Lewis teases series on 33rd anniversary of athletics legend's 1984 4th gold medal win

Posted Friday August 11th 2017.   By: La 2028 Media

Full series to launch on anniversary of LA 1984 Closing Ceremony Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/la2028/videos/955530857934134/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/LA2028/status/895993589766930432 YouTube: https://youtu.be/gkstKaW92_o Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/p/BXp4YevglOO/ LOS ANGELES - LA 2028 today released a teaser video for its new "Building our Legacy" series that captures memories from ... read more

LA 2028, USOC and City of Los Angeles release proposed Memorandum of Understanding for 2028 Games

Posted Thursday August 10th 2017.   By: La 2028 Media

Los Angeles - The City of Los Angeles, LA 2028 and the United States Olympic Committee today released its proposed memorandum of understanding to define its partnership in preparation for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games. If approved by the ... read more

As a huge week for athletics and para athletics continues, Mme. Haidi Zhang makes appeal for "more inclusive international sporting community"

Posted Sunday August 6th 2017.   By: Yao Di

The Chinese candidate for President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) believes that much has been done to improve the life of youngsters with disabilities, but outlines key elements of her candidature that will further reduce the segregation of para ... read more

LA 2028 and LA Chamber of Commerce statements on new LMU Poll Finding 83% Support for LA 2028 Games

Posted Tuesday August 1st 2017.   By: La 2028 Media

Poll results: bit.ly/2uRR72b LOS ANGELES - Today, the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles at Loyola Marymount University released the results of its July 2017 public opinion survey that found that 83% of Angelenos support ... read more

WATCH: Kobe Bryant promotes LA 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games with film to Pharrell's "Freedom"

Posted Tuesday August 1st 2017.   By: La 2028 Media

Watch "This is Our LA" here - Twitter: https://twitter.com/LA2028/status/892193848113283072 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/la2028/videos/?ref=page_internal YouTube: https://youtu.be/CTnzqPEFz1g LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Olympic and Paralympic bid committee in cooperation with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), yesterday announced its intention for Los Angeles to ... read more

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