ESPN Great Outdoor Games Presented By Jeep Launches Official Web Site
Lake Placid, NY- ESPN announced today the successful launch of its new Great
Outdoor Games web site, www.greatoutdoorgames.com. The official outdoor
multi-sport event site was formally launched Monday morning. The ESPN Great
Outdoor Games take place in Lake Placid, N.Y. July 12 15, 2001 and feature
competitions in fishing, timber events, target sports and sporting dogs.
"With the launch of greatoutdoorgames.com we have successfully taken the
premier outdoor event inside to the Internet," said Jim Downs, Director of
the Great Outdoor Games. "With this site, outdoor enthusiasts all over the
world will be able to keep up year round on information about our event."
The site includes complete lists of competitors, event results, on-air
commentators, event descriptions, venue information and event and broadcast
schedules. Greatoutdoorgames.com also includes streaming video clips of past
competitions, a photo gallery of athletes in competition, features and
columns on outdoor sports and a section specifically dedicated to headline
news in the outdoor industry.
The inaugural Great Outdoor Games were held July 20-23, 2000 and drew more
than 18,000 spectators and over 200 competitors from around the world. This
year athletes will be competing for medals and prize money in four sport
categories and 21 different events.
Results, event descriptions and detailed information on the Great Outdoor
Games presented by Jeep can be found at www.greatoutdoorgames.com. Further
information on the 2001 ESPN Great Outdoor Games will be forthcoming.
ALL ESPN GREAT OUTDOOR GAMES EVENTS ARE FREE TO THE PUBLIC.
For more information log onto www.greatoutdoorgames.com
Great Outdoor Games Hotline (518) 523-1962
May 22, 2001
Great Outdoor Games Presented By Jeep Launches Official Web Site
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