VIDEO B-ROLL AVAILABLE VIA CNW - One year after the 2010 Winter Games, a look back at the legacies left in Canada's three Olympic cities

VANCOUVER, Feb. 10 /CNW/ - Canada is one of the few countries in the world to have hosted three Olympic Games. February 12th, 2011 marks the one year anniversary of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Games. We take a look back at the ongoing legacies left in Canada from three Olympic Games, those of Montreal 1976, Calgary 1988, and Vancouver 2010.

This fully edited video package, containing split track audio, includes current footage of the Biodome in Montreal (formerly the velodrome, site of the track cycling and judo events in 1976), Canada's Olympic Park in Calgary (site of the ski jumping, bobsled and luge in 1988), Cypress Mountain in Vancouver (site of the free style skiing and snowboarding competitions in 2010), and Whistler Olympic Park in the Callaghan Valley, BC (site of the Nordic events in 2010). The video package also contains scenic footage of Vancouver and Whistler, BC.


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DATE OF POSTING:   Thursday, February 10th, 2011

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