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Spirit of the Springs Award Presentations by Mayor Bach
Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Mayor Steve Bach will present several Spirit of the Springs Awards TOMORROW Wednesday, March 20th at 10:00 a.m. at the United States Olympic Committee Headquarters (USOC).

The recipients are:

Brittney Simpson andMatthew Blackmer2013 U.S. Junior Pairs Champions. They finished first in junior pairs at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships and train with the Broadmoor Skating Club in Colorado Springs. 

Max Aaron - 2013 U.S. Champion. A graduate from Cheyenne Mountain High School, he trains at the Broadmoor Skating Club.

Katie Compton- U.S. Cyclocross Champion. A Colorado Springs resident, she has won nine consecutive Cyclocross National Championships.

Joshua Farris- 2013 World Junior Figure Skating Champion .A Colorado Springs native, he won the gold medal at World Junior Figure Skating Championships.

The award will be presented at USOC Headquarters 27 S.Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903.

Media: Please RSVP Mark Jones at if you are planning on attending this event.