Day One Opens with Mixed Results for Team USA

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, started as the first official day of competition after the Deaflympian torch was lit during the Opening Ceremonies in Samsun, Turkey.  Team USA competed in 4 events: Cycling Men and Women’s 1000 meter Sprint Qualifier; Tennis Mixed Doubles; Men’s Volleyball vs Iran; and, Women’s Volleyball vs Poland.

Team USA Assistant Team Leader Kyle Emard reported for Cycling. This was a qualifying round day for our riders in the sprint events by completing a 200 meter sprint to compare with the best times. Continue reading “Day One Opens with Mixed Results for Team USA”