The Present and Future of
Youth Sports in Los Angeles.
October 27, 2016
“Los Angeles and The Olympics” – Los Angeles City Historical Society Leture
LA84 Foundation | Los Angeles, CA | 2-4pm
The history of the Los Angeles Olympics will be on display as the events of 1984 are discussed and the possibility of the 2024 Games are imagined. More information to come.
Middle-schoolers from Granada Hills to Oxnard ran in the fall season’s final race at the 2016 Run4Fun Festival. After going through LA84’s 10-week program, the students took on a tough 1.25-mile course at Elysian Park. Read More
More than 60 high school coaches took in a variety of sessions and panels from well-seasoned coaching experts, including MLS all-time winningest coach Sigi Schmid and West Bromwich Albion assistant manager David Kemp. Read More
The Summit brought together civic leaders, sports industry executives and top athletes including, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles Kings President Luc Robitaille and Chairman of the LA 2024 Bid Committee Casey Wasserman. Read More
Young water polo and synchronized swimming athletes competed in a fun-filled day at Splash! La Mirada Regional Aquatics Center. After a summer of training, the athletes competed against pools from across Los Angeles County. Read More
LA84 hosted Olympic swimming legend Shirley Babashoff, as she and co-author Chris Epting chatted and signed copies of her new book. Babashoff shared her story of anguish and triumph while discussing doping issues that remain relevant to this day. See More
Almost 1,000 youth hopped in the pool at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center, where the only thing hotter than the temperature was the passion shown by all the young athletes as a summer of practice culminated in a day of fun, competition and celebration. Read More