WHAT            RIVERSPORT Media Day US Olympic Team Trials Canoe/Kayak Slalom & Kayak Cross
WHEN            Thursday, April 18, 2024 • 10a to 11a
WHO              News media 
WHERE         RIVERSPORT OKC – 800 Riversport Dr, Oklahoma City, OK 73129  

Media Day Details

Date                April 18, 2024
Time               10a to 11a
Location         RIVERSPORT – 800 RIVERSPORT Dr, Oklahoma City, OK 73129  

Photo/Video and Interview Opportunities

  • Mayor Holt kayaking with Coach Andrej Crepinsek down the whitewater channels
  • News media opps for going down the channels* (must be arranged by April 17)
  • Meet athletes competing for a spot on Team USA for the Paris Olympic Games
  • Kayak Cross demos – kayakers launch off a ramp 10 feet above the water. It’s the newest Olympic sport making its debut in Paris
  • Spectator insights for watching Olympic Trials
  • Mike Knopp, executive director, RIVERSPORT – the journey to the Olympic Trials

RSVP to Kelli Teel at [email protected] by April 17, 2024

*Any news media going down the channels MUST be prepared to get wet.

We look forward to welcoming you to RIVERSPORT and the 2024 US Olympic Team Trials for Canoe/Kayak Slalom and Kayak Cross!

ABOUT: RIVERSPORT OKC is a US Olympic and Paralympic Training Site for both rowing and canoe/kayak. The nonprofit organization has hosted numerous national and international canoe/kayak race events including 2016 US Olympic Team Trials for Canoe Slalom, 2022 ICF Canoe Sprint Super Cup and 2022 Stand Up Paddling World Cup. RIVERSPORT has been selected to host several upcoming international events including the 2025 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Cup and 2025 ICF Canoe Slalom and Sprint Super Cups. In 2026, RIVERSPORT will host the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships. RIVERSPORT is a 501c3 nonprofit located in Oklahoma City.