USA National Team Alumni, "Special" Golden Goggle Tix Still Available (details below)
November 10, 2011
The 8th annual Golden Goggle Awards and Silent Auction is just days away! We are so pleased you will be joining us for this remarkable evening to honor and celebrate the athletes on our 2011 World Championship Team.
We need your Guest names! If you have not already done so, please send us your guest names no later than Monday, November 14th.You can call us at 719.866.3235 or email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your prompt response is greatly appreciated and will help ensure a quick and seamless check-in at registration this year!
Athletes representing the 2011 World Championship Team & Award Presentation
Silent Auction - New this year! Details below!
Emcee: Kevin Nealon - Best known for his stint on Saturday Night Live
Entertainment: The Return - Bringing you the best of the Beatles live
Impact Award: This award has been presented just two times in the past seven years. We are honored and pleased to bestow this award to one of our dearest and most cherished friends this year!
J.W. Marriott at LA Live - 900 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles
Valet Parking: $20 - Lot W parking garage. Special rate is for Lot W parking garage and is accessible from West Access Road. Click here for driving directions to hotel and valet parking. JW Marriott LA Live and off-site parking garages are also available, standard parking rates apply.
Pre-event cocktail reception and registration: 5 p.m., 4th floor
Silent Auction: 5 p.m., 4th floor
Dinner and Awards: 6 p.m., Diamond Ballroom, 4th floor
Dress: Cocktail attire
Photo opportunities: Our event photographer will be on hand to capture you and your guests in a memorable moment during the pre-event cocktail reception and dinner. Post event, you will have web access for complimentary photo download! Website info & coupon code will be provided to you by the photographer and can also be found in the event program.
Silent Auction: The USA Swimming Foundation will be hosting a fabulous silent auction this year featuring 35 amazing items—from signed sports memorabilia and once-in-a-lifetime experiences to swimming items that can’t be found anywhere else. You have two opportunities to view and bid on these incredible items: 1). Online through our Auction website where you'll find a selection of our most sought after items! Bidding closes at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19 2). During the Golden Goggle Awards pre-event cocktail reception and throughout dinner, all thirty five items will be available to view and bid on! View the entire list of auction items available! Proceeds from the auction will help support the USA Swimming Foundation's mission of saving lives and building champions!
All of us at USA Swimming and the USA Swimming Foundation would like to extend our sincere gratitude and thanks to you for your support and involvement in helping make this an evening to remember!
Debbie Hesse Executive Director USA Swimming Foundation