1. All events are free (except the opening ceremonies).
    Michelle Obama is here!
  2. 6500 athletes from 185 countries are in LA to compete in track, swimming, gymnastics etc from 7/25-8:/2
  3. Many events will be held at the Coliseum--same spot as the '84 Olympics
  4. The goal of the games is community and sportsmanship.
  5. The event is bringing $400 million in tourist revenue.
  6. No steroid controversies or corruption scandals.
  7. They deserve a big crowd.
  8. It would prove to the world that LA supports people with intellectual disabilities and civic pride.
  9. It will be fun!
    Go to la2015.org for more info.