HCEC is a proud partner with the Harris County – Houston Sports Authority and the AAU Junior Olympics.
June 26, 2012
2012 AAU Junior Olympic Games
The AAU Junior Olympic Games is the largest, national, multi-sporting event conducted annually for youth. For the first time, Houston will host the 2012 AAU Junior Olympic Games, July 25 – August 4, 2012. Approximately 15,000 participants representing the 50 states and U.S. territories will take part in 18 various sports, with AAU national champions being crowned in each one. With an estimated 30,000 spectators, the economic impact for the local host communities is estimated at over $60 million. 2,000 volunteers are needed for this prestigious, national event.
HCEC will provide ambulance transport and onsite medical support to spectators and Junior Olympians alongside Memorial Hermann Northeast and Baylor College of Medicine. Congratulations and good luck to all participating athletes, familie.