ACADEMY GRAD GOES TO 2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS
July 19, 2012
U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo., - A 2003 Air Force Academy graduate, Capt. Seth Kelsey has qualified for a primary position on the U.S. Olympic team for the 2012 Summer Games in London July 27.
Kelsey, a 310th Force Support Squadron supply officer from Buckley Air Force Base, Colo., is competing in individual men's epee fencing. Kelsey is a member of the Academy's Class of 2003.
Kelsey is a two-time Olympic fencer and competed in the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
Kelsey is part of the Air Force World Class Athlete Program that is a two-year program providing regular Air Force, National Guard and Reserve Air Force personnel the opportunity to train and compete at national and international sports competitions with the ultimate goal of selection to the United States Olympic team. The WCAP targets athletes who achieve world class status in their sport.