If you were here for the 2010 World Cup last summer, chances are that you stopped by Dupont Circle. There, for the first time in DC history, were gathered thousands of soccer enthusiasts (or just American patriots) to watch the United States play England on jumbo screen positioned throughout the circle. (Read this Washington Post article on the event)
I loved it. And so did everyone I talked to. Now it’s time to show our thanks to the guys that made it possible (including the movement’s co-chair, GTJ staff member Michael Lipin).
Vote for Soccer in the Circle as the best event of DC in the Washington City Paper: http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/bestofpoll/nominations/vote/643
It only takes 10 seconds to vote, so please do so now!
If you want to help even more, this link explains how to add a “Vote Soccer in the Circle” button to your website: http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/bestofpoll/nominations/show/643
Keep the soccer spirit alive! Or, if you’re not a big soccer enthusiast (and here I include myself), thanks for keeping the spirit of great DC events and American pride alive!
Video from the event: