The 2016 Summer Olympic Games
are upon us and we are bringing the feeling and excitement to you. We’ve partnered up with Coca-Cola to bring #thatsgold moments right here inside our terminals.
Join us as we welcome Olympic Gold Medalist and Gymnast, Carly Patterson, to DFW. Carly holds the title as the second woman in USA team history to win a Gold Medal in an All-Around competition. Since Carly’s win, the U.S. has continued to win every woman’s all-around gold medal at the Games.
Travelers are welcome to a meet-and-greet with Carly inside Terminal E where she’ll be autographing Olympic memorabilia.
- Monday, August 8: 2 - 4 pm (Terminal E, E13)
- Friday, August 12: 2 - 4 pm (Terminal D, D27)
- Monday, August 15: 2 – 4 pm (Terminal D, D27)
Carly graduated from Texas Woman’s University and currently resides in Allen, TX, just north of DFW Airport. She is also a recording music artist, enjoys cooking and dreams of having her own cooking show on the Food Network.
Here’s a quick snapshot of notable highlights in Carly’s gymnastic career:
- 2004 All-Around Gold Medalist
- 2004 Team Competition Silver Medalist
- 2004 Balance Beam Silver Medalist
- 2003 Gold Medalist Team Competition World Championship
- 2003 & 2004 Gold Medalist All Round Competition at the American Cup
- 2009: Inducted into the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame
Be sure to tag your social media moments while watching the Games with #thatsgold!