Media Advisory - Speedskating World Sprint Championships Media Day & Accreditation Deadline

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US Speedskating and the Utah Olympic Oval Organizing Committee will be hosting the 2013 Essent ISU World Sprint Speed Skating Championships in Salt Lake City, USA. The event will be held at the Utah Olympic Oval from January 26 - 27, 2013.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:
Lisa Valiant
Press Officer, World Sprint Championships
lisa(at)UtahOlympicLegacy(dot)com
Office | 435.658.4204
Cell | 801.404.0696

Tamara Castellano
Press Officer, Team USA
tcastellano(at)usspeedskating(dot)org
Cell | 435.901.3396MEDIA ADVISORY/ WORLD SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIPS MEDIA DAY & ACCREDITATION DEADLINE

15 January 2013. Kearns, Utah. US Speedskating and the Utah Olympic Oval Organizing Committee will be hosting the 2013 Essent ISU World Sprint Speed Skating Championships in Salt Lake City, USA. The event will be held at the Utah Olympic Oval from January 26 - 27, 2013.

All media, including local, must apply for media accreditation through the new ISU online accreditation system on the International Skating Union (ISU) website. Please visit http://www.isu.org under «Media Accreditation». Alternatively, click here for direct access.

All media will be requested to upload a copy of their professional media card and a .jpg photograph. The deadline to apply is January 23, 2013.

The total number of accredited media representatives will be subject to space available. The OC and ISU reserve the right to refuse accreditation should the number of applications exceed given space.

Accreditation will be granted to professional journalists and photographers only. Up to a total of two (2) journalists and one (1) photographer per publication are welcome to apply. Major wire services and newspapers may submit a request for two (2) photographers.

Accreditation Confirmation
If the accreditation request is accepted, a Letter of Confirmation will be issued. You may be asked to present a copy of the Letter of Confirmation to receive your accreditation badge.

Media Day Information
US Speedskating and the Utah Olympic Oval Organizing Committee will host a Media Day on Friday, January 25, 2013. The following is the schedule for the day:

10:00 am    Breakfast & Opening Remarks
Lt Governor Bell, Colin Hilton, Mark Greenwald, Jeff Robbins

11:00 am    Utah Olympic Oval Tour

11:45 am    One-On-One interview session

PLEASE NOTE: One-on-one interviews MUST be requested in advance. Please send interview requests to Tamara Castellano.

Please RSVP for the Media Day to Tamara Castellano.

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