Legacies of North American Olympic Winter Games / Zimmerman, Kate ; Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

Zimmerman, Kate | Olympic Winter Games. Organizing Committee . 21, 2010, Vancouver

Edited by VANOC. Vancouver - [2010?]

These reports were commissioned by the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) to gain insight into the legacies of previous North American Olympic Winter Games, held in Lake Placid, Calgary, and Salt Lake City. With this information readily available, VANOC staff can make and encourage references to Winter Games held on this continent and discourage irrelevant comparisons to Olympic Winter and Summer Games held elsewhere. The report begins with the Lake Placid Olympic Winter Games, whose legacies have blossomed over the nearly 30 years which have passed since the Games were hosted in 1980. The second volume examines Calgary, site of Canada’s only Olympic Winter Games, in 1988, and one of the biggest success stories of the modern Olympic Games. The third volume focuses on Salt Lake City, where the Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the Games of the XIX Olympiad was responsible for both Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in 2002. The XIX Games turned a

Vol. 1 : Lake Placid 1980. - Vol. 2 : Calgary 1988. - Vol. 3 : Salt Lake City 2002. - Vol. 4 : Vancouver 2010.

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