News Releases

Please find below news releases issued by Whistler Sport Legacies:

Oct 26 2015

Canadian national sliding teams and athletes from 25 countries will train and compete on Whistler’s ice track in the coming months

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Oct 22 2015

Whistler – Ski jumping sounds like a daunting activity that only experts can do – but it’s not! This winter season, Whistler Olympic Park is offering entry-level programming for children and youth that are interested in trying out the exciting sport.

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Oct 5 2015

Whistler, BC: Whistler Sport Legacies is happy to announce the appointment of Tami Mitchell as Manager, Sport Development. Mitchell will support the organization in its mission to Grow Sport and vision to be a centre for sport excellence.

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Sep 14 2015

Whistler, BC: Whistler Sport Legacies, together with the Resort Municipality of Whistler and the District of Squamish and in co-operation with ViaSport, a provincial leader in promoting sport and physical activity, is celebrating the first ‘National Coaches Week’ from September 19-27.

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Aug 28 2015

Whistler, BC: Whistler Sport Legacies is happy to announce the appointment of Tim Hope to the position of Managing Director, Whistler Olympic Park.

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Jul 27 2015

Whistler, BC: British Columbia’s next generation of elite biathlon athletes are training at Whistler Olympic Park this summer.

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Jun 23 2015

Whistler, BC: The Whistler Sliding Centre’s Summer Bobsleigh Attraction “Rolling Thunder” is going into its second season on June 27.

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Jun 15 2015

Whistler, BC:  Whistler Olympic Park is the perfect place for family fun in the summer too!  From June 27 until September 6, the 2010 Olympic Winter Games legacy venue will be open for visitors to try a variety of activities to discover the sport landmarks and the Park’s spectacular land

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Jun 2 2015

Ghent/Belgium: Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton will reunite the world in Whistler once again as the FIBT awarded the Host Mountain Resort for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games with the 2019 World Championships.

Jun 1 2015

Whistler, BC: On Saturday, June 6th, Whistler will celebrate National Health and Fitness Day 2015 at the Whistler Athletes’ Centre at Cheakamus Crossing.

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Apr 27 2015

Whistler, BC: While the ice in the track is slowly melting, the Whistler Sliding Centre is celebrating a successful season.

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Apr 6 2015

Whistler, BC:  Ski Callaghan is looking back on a successful Nordic season, even if it was the most challenging so far in the history of the joint venture between Whistler Olympic Park (WOP), and Callaghan Country Wilderness Adventures (CCWA).  Much less snowfall than average and continu

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Mar 23 2015

Whistler, BC: Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton, in conjunction with Whistler Sport Legacies, has submitted its intent to the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (FIBT) to bring the fastest sliding sport athletes on the planet back to the Host Mountain Resort for the 2010 Olympic and Paralymp

Mar 13 2015

Whistler, BC: Good and bad news for cross-country skiers: From Monday, March 16 onwards, Ski Callaghan will reduce its operation from seven to five days a week. Furthermore, Whistler Olympic Park and its trail system will be closed starting Monday.

Feb 27 2015

Whistler, BC:  Despite challenging weather conditions, there is still snow at Ski Callaghan, the joint venture between Whistler Olympic Park and Callaghan Country Wilderness Adventures.

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Feb 20 2015

Whistler, BC: Ski Callaghan, the joint venture between Whistler Olympic Park and Callaghan Country Wilderness Adventures, remains open daily for normal operating hours (midweek: 9:00am - 4:30pm, weekends: 8:30am - 4:30pm, no Wednesday night skiing).

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Feb 17 2015

Whistler, BC: Ski Callaghan remains open daily in normal operating hours (midweek: 9:00am - 4:30pm, weekends: 8:30am - 4:30pm) despite the recent warm and wet weather conditions.

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Feb 10 2015

Whistler, BC: Ski Callaghan will re-open its trails for the public again on Wednesday, February 11, and operate in normal opening hours, including night skiing on Wednesdays until 9:00pm.

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Feb 6 2015

Whistler, BC: Ski Callaghan regrets to inform public that due to the recent intense weather systems and forecast for the coming days, operations have been temporarily shut down over the BC Family Day long weekend, including Tuesday, February 10, 2015.

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