Meet Olympic swimmers in 'autograph arena'

Lochte, Franklin head meet, greet at I-Drive YMCA

Author: Mike Holfeld, Problem Solver, mholfeld@clickorlando.com
Published On: Feb 13 2013 02:03:50 PM EST
ORLANDO,Fla -

Ryan Lochte, Tyler Clary, Missy Franklin and Dana Vollmer top a list of Olympic swimmers who will be out to meet and greet fans starting Thursday through Saturday at the YMCA Aquatics Center on International Drive.

According to a statement issued Tuesday, "attendees will be able to watch Team USA swim, as well as meet a select group of their favorite Team USA swimmers.”

To enhance the experience fans will be able to meet and receive autographs” from their swimming heroes” in a new Autograph arena.

The autograph area is open to the public daily and does not require an event ticket.

Preliminary swim events start at 7:30 a.m. Tickets for kids are $5, adults $15.