DAPHNE, Ala. – A group of boys from Bayside Academy’s summer camp program recently took an art tour at the American Sport Art Museum & Archives (ASAMA) on the campus of the United …
DAPHNE, Ala. – A group of boys from Bayside Academy’s summer camp program recently took an art tour at the American Sport Art Museum & Archives (ASAMA) on the campus of the United States Sports Academy. Parts of the tour focused on the Academy’s extensive collection of Olympic art, medals, posters, and collections as part of the June 23, 2021 global celebration of Olympic Day.
Founded in 1984, ASAMA is dedicated to the preservation of sports art, history, and literature. The ASAMA collection is composed of more than 1,800 works of sport art across a variety of media, including paintings, sculptures, assemblages, prints and photographs. The museum is open free to the public from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays. For more information, go to ASAMA.org.
The United States Sports Academy is an independent, non-profit, accredited, special mission sports university created to serve the nation and world with programs in instruction, research and service. The role of the Academy is to prepare men and women for careers in the profession of sports.
The Academy is based in Daphne, Ala. For more information, call (251) 626-3303 or visit USSA.edu.