Spark43 Architects

Ted Stevens Sports Services Center

United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee

Year Completed


Project Type

Renovation / Addition


Colorado Springs, CO


John Whitten: Senior Sports Planner, Lead Design, Architect & Project Manager

Architect of Record

Sink Combs Dethlefs

Team USA trains here. Seasoned Olympic Veterans as well as the next Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls will pass through the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs at some point in their careers.

While on campus the world’s elite athletes will find that virtually all of their training and social needs have been considered and are located within steps of their dorm rooms allowing athletes and coaches alike to maximize their time at the OTC. State of the art strength training, athletic medicine, nutrition, sports psychology, physiological testing, medical imaging, and dentistry encompass the new Ted Stevens Sports Services Center. The facility is the venue for NBC Sports Network’s television show: Scouting Camp: Next Olympic Hopeful.

Project Highlights

  • 32,000 s.f. Strength + Conditioning Center Including:
    • Warm-Up/Cool Down Area
    • Agility Field and Plyometrics
    • Strength Training
    • Indoor/Outdoor Sprint Track
    • Cardiovascular Training Area
  • Sports Science Area Including:
    • The only High Altitude
    • Training Center in the world
    • Sports Medicine and
    • Recovery Center
    • Commercial Teaching Kitchen
    • Hydrotherapy, Sauna, Steam Room