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Vancouver 2010 Winter Games Legacy Celebration

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 — 10:14am PDT
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I can’t believe it’s already been five years since the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games! If you would like to relive the excitement and pride of February 2010 in February 2015, there are two events you can attend: Vancouver 2010 Winter Games Legacy Celebration Celebrate and commemorate the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic […]

XL Leadership Summit VIP Reception

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 — 10:44am PDT
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Last night I had the pleasure of attending the VIP reception for the XL Leadership Summit at Rogue Kitchen and Wetbar. It brought out many of the people behind Vancouver’s 2010 Winter Olympics including John Furlong and many Olympic and Paralympic athletes. The special guest was Commander Chris Hadfield, former commander of the International Space […]

BC Government to Declare Days in Honor of Olympians, Paralympians

Friday, February 18th, 2011 — 9:00am PDT
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It was announced yesterday (and I found out thanks to the Canadian Paralympic Committee’s Twitter account) that the Government of BC will proclaim days throughout 2011 in honor of BC Olympic and Paralympic medallists. Maëlle Ricker. Photo credit: John Biehler on Flickr “Athletes will be recognized on the one-year anniversary of their medal-winning performance. Athletes […]

John Furlong’s Book, Win a Copy of Patriot Hearts

Friday, February 11th, 2011 — 9:01am PDT
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Tomorrow marks the one year anniversary of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games, an event that has forever changed our city in many ways. We came together as a region, Province, and country, to celebrate athleticism at its best while letting our patriotism show. One man who had a major hand in making this event happen […]

Columba Light Festival West Vancouver

Thursday, February 10th, 2011 — 8:45am PDT
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West Vancouver will host its own winter festival this weekend, celebrating the one year anniversary of the Vancouver 2010 Olympics. The Columba Festival (named after a constellation that appears over our North Shore skies at this time of year) will feature concerts and activities along the Waterfront, at the Community Centre, Ferry Building, Silk Purse […]

Vancouver 2010 Banners Still on Sale

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 — 10:12am PDT
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Last August I announced that Vancouver 2010 Winter Games street banners were for sale from VANOC with proceeds benefitting Tradeworks Training Society. A few months later, and closer to the anniversary celebrations, there are still banners available for purchase from The Flag Shop. Photo credit: cheukiecfu The banners range from $34.95 to $79.95 (for ones […]