News Releases

Please find below news releases issued by Whistler Sport Legacies:

Dec 5 2016

Whistler, BC: Whistler Sport Legacies is offering a wide variety of youth programming this winter to make as many sports available to local and visiting youth.

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Nov 28 2016

Whistler, BC: While the world’s top sliding athletes are training and competing on Whistler’s sliding track, the Whistler Sliding Centre also opens up its doors for beginners to give the three sliding sports a try.

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Nov 28 2016

Whistler, BC: As scheduled, Whistler Olympic Park opened its doors for the 2016/2017 season on Thursday, November 24. Around 130 centimeters of snow have fallen since November 23, which provides for a comfortable base for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, tobogganing and more.

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Nov 25 2016

Whistler, BC: The world’s best bobsleigh and skeleton athletes are back at the Whistler Sliding Centre to kick off the 2016-17 BMW IBSF World Cup season!

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Nov 21 2016

Whistler, BC – Ski Callaghan, the winter destination between Squamish and Whistler, will open for the public as planned this Thursday, November 24.

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Nov 17 2016

From November 23-26, 2016, bobsleigh and skeleton athletes from 18 nations will compete at the Whistler Sliding Centre for the IBSF North American Cup. Entry for spectators is free on all event days.

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Nov 15 2016

Whistler, BC – Early Bird season passes for Ski Callaghan, the joint venture of Whistler Olympic Park and Callaghan Country Wilderness Adventures, will be available for a few more days only, until November 23, 2016.

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Nov 7 2016

Whistler, BC: While Whistler’s snowboard, freestyle and downhill ski teams are still waiting for their first on-snow sessions, cross-country ski and biathlon athletes have already kicked off their training at Whistler Olympic Park, on ‘Callaghan Gold’, a loop made out of stored natural s

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Nov 7 2016

Whistler, BC: Everybody can learn sliding sports at the Whistler Sliding Centre this winter! Those who want to get a taste of the three sliding sports luge, skeleton and bobsleigh can now sign up for new introductory “Discover” programs, one-time sessions lead by professional coaches.

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Oct 21 2016

Whistler, BC: The Whistler Sliding Centre is welcoming a familiar face to its team! Former bobsleigh pilot Helen Upperton, two-time Olympian and Silver Medalist in 2010 on Whistler’s track, will take on the role of Head Coach & Sport Manager.

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Sep 12 2016

Whistler, BC – With less than three months to go until the start of the winter season 2016/2017, Ski Callaghan has released its Extra Early Bird Season Passes.

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Jul 4 2016

The Olympic Champions 2022 in the Nordic ski disciplines might be originating in the Sea to Sky region, as Whistler Sport Legacies is inviting young athletes to stay and train at the new “Whistler Nordic Development Centre”.

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Jun 27 2016

Whistler, BC: Families are in for a special deal this summer at the Whistler Sliding Centre. For the Summer Bobsleigh experience “Rolling Thunder”, suitable for ages 12 and up, one child slides for free with a paying adult 19 or older (ratio 1 child 12-18 years to 1 adult).

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Jun 27 2016

Whistler, BC: Canada Day will be the kickoff for Whistler Olympic Park’s summer operations in 2016.

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Jun 20 2016

Whistler, BC: Whistler Olympic Park is gearing up for the summer season which will run from July 1 until September 4, 2016 (10:00am until 4:30pm daily).

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Mar 21 2016

Whistler, BC: The Whistler Sliding Centre is looking ahead to an exciting season finish.

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Mar 7 2016

Whistler, BC: Spring Break is a great time for children and youth who want to try a new sport – not just any sport, but exciting Olympic winter sports! Whistler Sport Legacies is offering several programs that introduce participants to both Nordic ski and sliding sports.

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Feb 18 2016

Whistler, BC –  Eleven multisport partners have joined forces to create the viaSport Alliance, committed to working together and highlighting the importance of sport as a tool for energizing communities and enhancing quality of life for British Columbians.

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Feb 7 2016

Whistler, BC: From February 12-21, 2016, the second edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games will draw over 1,000 athletes between 14 and 18 years from 71 countries to compete for the medals in 15 sports in Lillehammer, Norway.

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Feb 3 2016

Whistler, BC:  Whistler Olympic Park hosts the 2016 Aviva Ski Jumping FIS Cup with international participation, as well as the 2016 HUB Ski Jumping Canadian National Championship from February 5-7.

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