News Releases

Please find below recent news releases for Whistler Sport Legacies.

Sep 15 2014

Whistler, BC:  Young participants and spectators of the Spirit Run can look forward to some special activities at Whistler Olympic Park on September 28, 2014. The Park is inviting children and youth to try out two exciting Olympic sports: Ski Jumping and Biathlon.

20140916_WOPSpiritRunActivities.pdf
Jun 26 2014

Whistler, BC: Breathtaking landscape and Olympic legacy – not only in winter! This weekend Whistler Olympic Park opens its doors for the summer season.

20140626_WhistlerOlympicPark-SummerActivities.pdf
Jun 24 2014

Whistler, BC – “The track is clear for Rolling Thunder” – on June 28th, these words will announce the official start of Whistler’s latest attraction when the Whistler Sliding Centre will launch its brand new summer bobsleigh experience “Rolling Thunder”.

20140624_WhistlerSlidingCentre_June28LaunchSummerBobsleigh.pdf
May 24 2014

Whistler, BC - When Whistler visitors and residents hear the sound of thunder coming from the Fitzsimmons Valley this summer, it will not be weather-related.

20140524_WhistlerSlidingCentre_SummerBobsleigh.pdf
May 13 2014

Whistler, BC: Kids in the Sea to Sky Corridor can look forward to a new, exciting summer camp opportunity: Together with the Whistler Sports Academy, Whistler Olympic Park will offer Olympic Combo Camps in July and August.

20140513_WOPSummerCamps.pdf
Apr 22 2014

Whistler, BC: Roger Soane, President and CEO of Whistler Sport Legacies announced today that Lucinda Jagger will join the organization as Vice President, Sport.

20140422_WhistlerSportLegaciesNewVicePresident.pdf
Mar 26 2014

Ski Callaghan is excited to announce we will be open for seven extra days in April! Cross-country skiers and snowshoers can now enjoy an extended season with excellent Spring trail conditions.

20140326_ExtendedSeasonEarlyBirdOfferSkiCallaghan.pdf
Mar 21 2014

On March 28th and 29th, Canada’s best ski jumpers and Nordic Combined athletes will compete in the Aviva Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined National Championships at Whistler Olympic Park.

20140321_WOPSkiJumpingNationalChampionships.pdf
Mar 12 2014

Guests participating in the public bobsleigh experience “Thunder on Ice” during Spring Break will have the exciting opportunity to meet three of Canada’s Olympic bobsleigh pilots, Kaillie Humphries, Chris Spring and Lyndon Rush, who just returned from Sochi.

20140312_WhistlerSlidingCentre_MeetOlympicAthletes.pdf
Mar 10 2014

Whistler Olympic Park has partnered with Bromley Sports to provide guests with an exciting snow activity that is new to North America: Baseboarding.

20140310_WhistlerOlympicPark_BromleyBaseboard.pdf
Feb 17 2014

March will be an exciting month for children interested in Nordic winter sports: Whistler Olympic Park will offer ski jumping camps on the 1st, 2nd, 8th and 9th and a five-day Nordic camp during Spring Break (17th until 21st).

20140218_WOPSkiJumpingAndNordicCamps.pdf
Feb 3 2014

Whistler, BC – BC Family Day is coming up, and is there a better way to celebrate it than spending it in the snow? Ski Callaghan is offering a 50% discount on trail tickets for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing on Monday, February 10th, 2014.

20140203_FamilyDaySkiCallaghan.pdf
Jan 21 2014

Whistler, BC:  Whistler Sport Legacies, Ski Jumping Canada and Nordic Combined Canada announced today that Whistler Olympic Park has been designated as National Training Centre for Ski Jumping and Nordic Combined.

20140121_WOPNationalTrainingCentreSJNC.pdf
Jan 3 2014

Whistler, BC – The New Year finally brought lots of snow to Ski Callaghan! After receiving a snowfall accumulation of 17cm on Thursday, cross-country skiers will be able to enjoy excellent conditions and bluebird skies this weekend.

20140103_SnowSkiCallaghan.pdf
Dec 31 2013

Whistler, BC: From January 2-6, 2014, the FIBT Skeleton Intercontinental Cup will be held at the Whistler Sliding Centre.

20131231_IntercontinentalCupSkeleton.pdf
Dec 20 2013

Whistler, BC:  Mother Nature and Santa Claus have combined forces to bring Ski Callaghan some white gold for the Holidays.  10cm have fallen overnight and it is snowing heavily in the Callaghan Valley today.

20131220_News Release_SkiCallaghanHolidaySkiing.pdf
Dec 5 2013

Whistler, BC: While Nordic skiers anxiously await new snow, staff at Whistler Olympic Park have been making it! We are pleased to open for limited Nordic skiing on approximately 1 km of trail, thanks to cool temperatures and our Olympic ski jump snow making system.

20131205_WOPOpenOnLimitedTerrain.pdf
Dec 4 2013

Whistler, BC: Whistler Sport Legacies, Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton and the Canadian Luge Association announced today that the Whistler Sliding Centre is now officially considered a national training centre for sliding sports in Canada.

20131204_WSLNationalTrainingCentre.pdf
Jan 15 2013

Whistler, BC: Jim Godfrey, Board Chair of Whistler Sport Legacies, announced today that Roger Soane has accepted the role of President and CEO.

20130115_WhistlerSportLegaciesNewCEO.pdf
Aug 28 2012

Whistler, BC: Whistler Sport Legacies (WSL) and Callaghan Country Wilderness Adventures (CCWA) are pleased to announce a Joint Venture Agreement under the name “Ski Callaghan”.

20120828_SkiCallaghanJointVenture.pdf