2016 Rio de Janeiro VIP Track & Field travel packages available to benefit the USA Track & Field Foundation

2016 Rio de Janeiro VIP Track & Field travel packages available to benefit the USA Track & Field Foundation

INDIANAPOLIS – The USA Track & Field Foundation wants to include you on their Road to Rio!  VIP Track & Field travel packages are now available, announced Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld.

Bruce Jenner 2Come support Team USA’s Track & Field athletes and experience the excitement of the highest standard in Rio de Janeiro.  Join track & field legends and USATF Foundation Directors, Bruce Jenner (Olympic gold medalist in the Decathlon) and Willie Banks (Olympian and World Record holder in the triple jump) in an exclusive delegation.

The Foundation’s package includes amenities not found in any other package, including deluxe accommodations, VIP travel while in Rio de Janeiro and interaction with competing athletes—not to mention receptions with Track & Field stars of Games past.

Each package also contains a significant gift component that directly supports Team USA through the Foundation’s Elite Athlete Development Program.  The USA Track & Field Foundation supports elite athletes as they strive to achieve their dream of competing in an Olympic Games, a World Championship or other Team USA competitions. To date, the Foundation has given over $1,000,000 to athletes training for the Olympic Games.

VIP packages for 6 Nights / 7 Days in beautiful Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

London 2012Cost: Early sign-up special of $40,000/couple.

(Reservation deposit of $10,000 due at time of reservation)

Travel Package Details

August 10 – 16
Arrival Time = Morning August 10th

August 16 – 22
Arrival Time = Morning August 16th

Package Components

 6 Nights / 7 Days

  • 6 nights deluxe accommodation, including daily breakfast
  • Airport arrival and departure transfers by private vehicle or motorcoach
  • Welcome cocktail reception
  • Daily private hospitality lounge
  • Daily private motorcoach transfers to and from Estadio Olimpico Joao Havelange (track & field venue)
  • Rio de Janeiro sightseeing tour
  • Gala Banquet
  • Newsletter previewing and covering each day of competition produced by the editors of Track & Field News
  • Experienced on-site tour leader
  • Athlete meet and greets
  • USATF Foundation gift bag

Tori Polk

USA Track & Field Foundation Grantee, Tori Polk


 “I want to thank you for the grant approval; this is a tremendous blessing!  The Foundation is a supportive group to help give way to many athletes like myself.  This grant will provide a wide scope of opportunity for me to maintain an elite-level of athletic ability.  I look forward to the remainder of the 2014 season and know that this grant will provide just the right amount of support needed.  Thank you again for this amazing opportunity!” – Tori Polk, Elite Athlete Development Grantee

For more information please visit our Travel Package Information Page.


The USATF Foundation provides a means to attract and guide funds to new and innovative track and field programs with an emphasis on providing opportunities for youth athletes, emerging and experienced elite athletes, along with guidance on future career paths. The Foundation depends upon donations from its Board of Directors, major gifts, and from generous fans of track & field.

Elite athletes are supported by the Foundation via monetary grants, career counseling (mentoring and jobs) and participation in Run With US!. Youth athletes are supported via monetary grants to youth clubs.

For more information, or to contribute to the USA Track & Field Foundation, Click Here or contact Tom Jackovic at (412) 398-2484 or tjackovic@usatffoundation.org.