11-29-2001, 02:46 PM
Join Date: Sep 2001
Travelers Go for the Gold at the 2002 Competition in Salt Lake City Courtesy Of united.com
CHICAGO, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- At some point, everyone has dreamed of having a gold medal placed around his or her neck. That is the Olympic dream. Now, by purchasing travel at http://www.united.com , travelers may not earn a gold medal, but they can win an exclusive trip for two to the competition in Salt Lake City, Utah to cheer on our Olympic athletes. Today, United NetWorks, a division of United NewVentures, announced its ``Team USA'' sweepstakes in which customers purchasing travel at united.com will be eligible to win an all-expense paid trip to the final week of competition in Salt Lake City and take part in several exclusive events, including the Closing Ceremonies and the opportunity to meet a U.S. Olympic athlete in person.
United Airlines will fly ten randomly selected winners and their guests to Salt Lake City for a five-day, four-night trip, during which they will attend select events during the final week of competition. Winners and their guests will receive roundtrip airfare, hotel accommodations for four nights, ground transportation in Salt Lake City and between airport, hotel and events, scheduled meals, and will be outfitted with customized United Airlines/U.S. Olympic Team merchandise.
While in Salt Lake City, each winner and his or her guest will have the opportunity to attend a variety of sporting events, including:
Women's Gold Medal Ice Hockey -- Men's 1000m Speed Skating -- Men's and Women's Figure Skating Exhibition -- Women's 30km Cross Country -- Men's Finals, Slalom -- 4-Man Finals, Bobsled