Ahead of we know it the Winter Olympics will be right here and people from all about the world will be invading Vancouver, BC Canada. The game titles will be held on
February 12-28 2010. There has been a large amount of operate accomplished all over Vancouver and Whistler in preparing for the major online games. The final Olympics that had been held in Canada was in Calgary, Alberta in 1988. The excitement is developing as the final preparations are staying set in location for this particular function.
In this article are some of the occasion web-sites.
Cypress Mountain- West of Vancouver BC. wherever snowboarding, freestyle skiing, moguls and ski cross will just take spot.
Whistler Sliding Area – Blackcomb Mountain is the web page for the bobsleigh, Luge, and Skeleton
Whistler Creekside – Whistler Mountain will host the Alpine Snowboarding, Downhill, and the Tremendous G.
Whistler Olympic Park – Callaghan Valley will keep the Biathlon, Cross nation Skiing, Nordic Combined, and Ski Jumping.
UBC Wintertime sporting activities Centre – University of B.C. is the house of the Ice Hockey game titles and Ice Sledge Hockey.
Pacific Coliseum – Hastings Park will have the Figure Skating gatherings and Brief Monitor SpeedSkating.
Hillcrest/ Nat Bailey Stadium Park will have the Curling functions.
Common Motors Put – Downtown Vancouver will also maintain some of the Hockey video games.
BC Area Stadium will hold the Opening and Closing ceremonies as effectively as nightly victory ceremonies.
Whistler Celebration Plaza will also hold some of the Victory celebration ceremonies.
They will be offered in 4 different phases. Ticket selling prices will array from $25.00 – $1100.00.
Opening Ceremonies $175-$1100
Closing Ceremonies $175-$775
Ice Hockey Finals $350, $450, $775
Determine Skating Gala Exhibition $175-$525
The Lowest priced tickets will be for the cross country snowboarding $25-$75 and the Women’s Ice Hockey will have some for $25.
Some the additional sought following events will be bought as a lottery. There will also by an on-line ticket get-sell trade software.
It would be ideal to begin preparing your vacation to the Wintertime Olympics as quickly as doable as lodging could be limited. If you plan on flying, the airport is Vancouver Global Airport (YVR). Whistler is about a 2 hour travel from the airport. An additional lodging alternate would be to stay in Seattle WA. The airport in Seattle is named Sea-Tac Airport. It is about a 3 hour generate and you would have the border crossing to go by. Bear in mind that passports are required at the crossing.