This Week in Team USA: March 13-19

Team USA: March 13-19
Connect Sports is excited to present to you the latest events in the world of Team USA. Here is what to look for March 13-19.


Event: Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals at Aspen Aspen Snowmass is proud to be selected to host one of the most prestigious events on the Audi FIS Alpine World CupL the 2017 World Cup Finals. The Finals will be the first outside Europe since 1997 and the return of men’s World Cup in Aspen for first time since 2001. When: March 15-19 Where: Aspen Mountain Participants: 150 Spectators: 9,500 in venue; 1,500 online Up for bid again: Now Streamed/Broadcast Information: NBC Live Extra and NBCSN More Information

USA Weightlifting

Event: 2017 American Open Series 1 The is is the first event is the first in USA Weightlifting’s newAmerican Open Series, feature Open, Masters, Youth and Junior competitions. It also acts as a qualification event for the 2017 Pan American Championships. The event is held adjacent to the USA Judo Scholastic Championships in the same building. When: March 16-19 Where: Reno-Sparks Convention Center; Reno, Nevada Participants: 700 Spectators: 500 in venue; 40,000+ online. Up for bid again: Spring 2017 More Information

US Speedskating

Event: US Short Track Age Group Nationals Age Group Nationals is US Speedskating’s grassroots national championship. Ages 7 years to 70+ are racing. Junior skaters age 7-17 are racing in 2-year age groups. Master skaters are in 10-year age groups. This is a three-day event with an additional practice day on Thursday. When: March 17-19 Where: Midland Civic Arena; Midland, Michigan Participants: 150-200 athletes Spectators: 100-200 daily Up for bid again: Now, for March 23-26 event. More Information

USA Softball

Event: Capital City Classic The adult slow pitch season officially begins at the “Softball Capital of the World!” The ASA Hall of Fame Complex will welcome teams in three different divisions for this two-day event! When: March 18-19 Where: ASA Hall of Fame Complex; Oklahoma City Participants: 25+ teams (10 players per team) Spectators: 2,500 Up for bid again: N/A Streamed/Broadcast Information: All games will be streamed live here. More Information