SAN ANTONIO (July 26, 2012) -- The White House and the Army want Americans to show their support to the U.S. Olympic Team by organizing or supporting an Olympic event near them, July 28.

Soldiers and family members are encouraged to take pictures of their participation or make video shoutouts to the U.S. Olympic Team, specifically U.S. Army Olympians.

Participants can meet up with family, friends and neighbors for their own afternoon of soccer, baseball, swimming, relay races -- whatever gets them moving and having fun!

Groups can register their activity and participation on the White House site at

Fans photos, videos and shout-outs to Army Olympians posted to the Army's Facebook page at by July 30 might be selected to air on AAFES TV.

For more information about our Army Olympians go to: