Swimming Stars to Descend on Times Square on Monday, Nov 21st for the 2016 Golden Goggle Awards in New York City
Please join us as the United States Olympic Swim Team is honored during the 13th annual Golden Goggle Awards on the evening of Monday, November 21st at the iconic New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square.
The annual Golden Goggle Awards not only honors and celebrates our U.S. National Swim Team, it serves as an important fundraiser for the USA Swimming Foundation. Proceeds from this event benefit the USA
Swimming Foundation's mission to save lives and build champions—in the pool and in life.
Table and Seat Opportunities:
Gold Level Table: $25,000 includes:
- Recognition in event program
- Reserved table for eight (8) guests
- Preferred seating and athlete assignment
- Four invitations to Swimming Through the Decades VIP Event
Silver Level Table: $15,000 includes:
- Reserved table for eight (8) guests
- Preferred seating
- Two invitations to Swimming Through the Decades VIP Event
Bronze Level Table: $10,000 includes:
- Reserved table to eight (8) guests
Individual Seats: $1,250 each
To purchase your table or seat(s), please call a USA Swimming Foundation representative at 719-866-3587.
Bob Costas to Emcee Golden Goggle Awards
Sportscaster Bob Costas who has earned widespread fame and numerous awards for his coverage of the Olympics
and major American sports leagues will serve as Emcee for the 13th Annual Golden Goggle Awards and Silent Auction.
This will be the fourth Golden Goggle Olympic year in which Mr. Costas has emceed the annual celebration gala honoring the accomplishments of the U.S. Olympic Swim Team.
Marriott Marquis Golden Goggle Room Block
A block of rooms have been reserved at the New York Marriott Marquis at a special event rate of $259/dbl per night.
Click here to make an online reservation in the Golden Goggles room block. Reservations by phone can be made by calling (toll free) 877-303-0104, or for local calls, please dial 212-398-1900. Callers must reference "Golden Goggles" to receive the special event rate of $259/dbl per night.
Highlights from the 2015 Golden Goggle Awards
2015 Golden Goggle Awards Silent Auction - A Huge Success!
Amazing, sensational, one-of-a-kind items and unique experiences, the USA Swimming Foundation's Silent Auction had it all!
Thank you to all of our bidders who made the 2015 Golden Goggle Silent Auction the most successful yet with more than $81,000 raised to support the USA Swimming Foundation's mission to save lives and build champions-in the pool and in life!
100% of the funds raised from the Golden Goggle Silent Auction help to underwrite the USA Swimming Foundation's programs and initiatives such as Make a Splash and to provide direct support to the U.S. National Swim Team!
Golden Goggle Awards Supports the USA Swimming Foundation
The annual Golden Goggle Awards not only honors and celebrates our U.S. National Swim Team, it serves as an important fundraiser for the USA Swimming Foundation. Proceeds from this event benefit the USA Swimming Foundation's mission to save lives and build champions—in the pool and in life.
Since its inception in 2004, the Golden Goggle Awards have provided over $2.3 million dollars in funding to the USA Swimming Foundation who uses these resources to help grow and sustain their Make a Splash initiative and provide important financial support to the U.S. National Swim Team. Additionally, the USA Swimming Foundation's Silent Auction, held in conjunction with the Golden Goggle Awards, has generated $348,906 in the past four years!
Our sincerest thanks to everyone who has supported the Golden Goggle Awards and the Silent Auction over the last decade. Your participation has helped the USA Swimming Foundation make a powerful impact in the lives of individuals, and in swimming communities throughout our country!