Olympic event postponement: Men's alpine skiing downhill competition
postponed to February 15 due to adverse weather

WHISTLER, BC, Feb. 13 /CNW/ - The Men's alpine skiing downhill competition at Whistler Creekside originally scheduled for 11:45 am Pacific Time on Saturday, February 13 has been postponed to February 15 due to adverse weather. The new start time for the event will be determined and announced later today.

    
    Event Ticket information:

    -   Event tickets for Saturday's event will remain valid for the
        rescheduled event. Ticket holders with questions can visit
        vancouver2010.com, call 1-800-TICKETS or visit a ticket both at any
        Vancouver 2010 competition venue.

    Olympic Bus Network ticket information:

    -   Olympic Bus Network (OBN) tickets for Saturday's event will remain
        valid.

    -   If the new event time is the same as the previously scheduled one,
        customers will keep their original departure times from the OBN hub.

    -   If the new event time is different than the previously scheduled one,
        customers should arrive at their departure hub 4-5 hours prior to the
        start of their event time to allow for enough time for travel and
        entry to the venue.
    

The official and most up-to-date source for all Vancouver 2010 information, including schedules, results, tickets and transportation is www.vancouver2010.com.

SOURCE VANCOUVER ORGANIZING COMMITTEE FOR THE 2010 OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC WINTER GAMES

For further information: For further information: Media Contact: VANOC Media Relations, Tel: (604) 403-1611, E-mail: mediarelations@vancouver2010.com

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