Chicago 2016 offers free weightlifting tickets

May 29, 2009 8:57:36 AM PDT
Thousands of people got a morning message from the organization behind Chicago's bid for the 2016 Olympic Games.Chicago 2016 sent a text message to 1,500 people and an email to about 40,000 people in the organization's database offering free tickets to the PanAm Weightlifting Championships.

The weightlifting championship, hosted by World Sport Chicago, will take place from June 4 to 7.

For more information on the event, visit