09
Nov
2018
Chula Vista
CA
United States of America

Dave Stow is the Vice President of Venue Operations at the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center.  Dave has been at the Chula Vista Center for 23 years including 21 years with the United States Olympic Committee.  He currently oversees Venue and Facility Management, Security, Food Service, project management, and all service contracts.  A significant responsibility to the performance of the athletes is oversight of new construction or venue enhancement including ensuring all athletic venues meet international sport requirements. The site includes Archery, Beach Volleyball, BMX Cycling, Field Hockey, Rowing, Rugby, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field venues and support services of Sports Medicine, Weight Room, Sport Science, Dining Hall, and Housing.  Chula Vista is the only facility in the world with 2 Olympic replica BMX tracks. Dave has been a delegation member of 8 Olympic Games and 2 Pan American Games.  Dave is also the Director of Sport for the ANOC World Beach Games coming to San Diego in 2019.  This 15 sport, 5 day event, will showcase 1,300 elite athletes representing approximately 100 countries.  In addition to Olympic sport, Dave worked on the Pre-Game and Post-Game field production crew for 3 Super Bowls.  Dave also competed internationally for USA Gymnastics.