COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The U.S. Olympic Committee will accept requests from United States media organizations beginning July 27 for accreditation to the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The application
form is available through the USOC’s media specific site (http://pressbox.teamusa.org/Pages/HOME.aspx).

The deadline for making the request is Oct. 1, 2010. This process is open to print, Internet and photographic media organizations that are based in the United States and meet the guideline standards.

For more information contact Bob Condron, USOC Director of Media Services, at bob.condron@usoc.org or Peggy Manter at peggy.manter@usoc.org. Phone: (719) 866-4529.