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Vancouver 2010

The Olympic Agenda 2020: A Global Reset for Sport, Sustainability and Legacies

Ann Duffy | Posted 03.23.2015 | Sports
Ann Duffy

Though only time will tell, we should see substantial change in the 2024 Summer Olympic bids. In the meantime, with 2015 as the Year of Sport and three major sport events happening across the country, Canada will have the nation and the world watching.

Bring on the Games

Ann Duffy | Posted 04.07.2014 | Sports
Ann Duffy

There are people everywhere. From now until the day after the games, the mountain and city venues reach their highest population and event organizers are weaving and juggling a multiplicity of tasks, services, deadlines, needs and nationalities.

UMichigan Olympians: 'It Was Everything We Hoped For'

The Michigan Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It's not every day that University President Mary Sue Coleman calls students on their cell phones. But after University students and ice dancers Ch...

From Vancouver 2010 to London 2012

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Andy Miah

As the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games fade into the past, all eyes now turn to London as we begin to imagine what the 2012 Summer Olympic Games will be like.

Vancouver Olympics 2010: Were They Worth It For Vancouver? | Jayshree Bajori | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VANCOUVER, Canada �" Despite the golden glow of the hockey finale, despite the rousing closing ceremonies farewell, there is an ineffable sadness in...

The Most Ridiculous Figure Skating Outfits From The 2010 Olympics (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

We love figure skating. The crazy faces athletes make mid-air, the subtle incest themes, and (most importantly) the huge number of fashion fails. This...

'Eurotrash': Mike Milbury Calls Russia Olympic Hockey Team 'Euro-Trash' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Mike Milburry called Russia's Olympic hockey team "euro-trash" during a broadcast Wednesday evening from Vancouver. The disappointed NBC sportscast...

US Hockey Win Was No Miracle, Just Hard Work and Clutch Goaltending

B.D. Gallof | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
B.D. Gallof

So last night, hockey fans watched Canada's best versus a team made to beat Canada. This was no Miracle on Ice.

Why Britain's Media are Failing at The Vancouver Olympic Games

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andy Miah

The British media are risking their own credibility in focusing too much on a single story with relatively limited evidence to support its claims.

Doping at the Vancouver Olympics

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Andy Miah

While there may be widespread support for cleansing sport of doping, we should consider why we spend time prohibiting performance enhancement when we ask athletes to break the known limits of human capability.

Olympic Hockey TV Schedule: When, Where To Watch Hockey For 2010 Vancouver Olympics

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Olympic hockey is set to begin and the Olympic hockey TV schedule reveals that much of the competition will be televised. Here's when and where to ...

Augmented Reality and Olympic Sport

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Andy Miah

The appeal of bringing new experiences to the Olympic audience, coupled with the potential to construct new streams of revenue through new mobile applications, may be far too great for the IOC to resist

Lindsey Vonn Injury Could Keep 'America's Best Woman Skier' From Competing (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

(Scroll Down For Video) The woman who Sports Illustrated featured on its cover as 'America's Best Woman Skier Ever' is now saying she may miss some ...

The Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games: Predicting The First Major Controversy -- New Media Activism

Andy Miah | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Andy Miah

The Vancouver 2010 Games are unique in at least one important aspect: they are the first genuinely digital and mobile Olympic Games. New media allies are already in place across the city.

Shaun White's Double Cork Flip Fuels Controversy After Dangerous Accident (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Shaun White's signature move--the one pioneered at a private half-pipe in Silverton, Colorado--may face a ban at the 2010 Olympics in Vancouver. ...