News Releases

Please find below news releases issued by Whistler Sport Legacies:

Nov 17 2017

Whistler, BC: Whistler Olympic Park is well prepared for its official opening day on Thursday, November 23. Over three feet of natural snow have fallen already in November, which provides for a comfortable base for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, tobogganing and more.

Nov 3 2017

Whistler, BC: The on-snow training season has already begun for British Columbia’s Nordic high performance athletes. For the third time, Whistler Olympic Park has created ‘Callaghan Gold’, a 1.5 kilometre cross-country ski loop made out of stored natural snow from the 2016/2017 season.

Oct 26 2017

Whistler, BC: Starting this winter season, the Whistler Sliding Centre will manage all programming for luge, bobsleigh and skeleton.

Oct 13 2017

Whistler, BC: Whistler Sport Legacies is offering a variety of educational courses and workshops for local sport & recreation leaders, coaches, teachers, health-/childcare workers and parents this September and October.

Sep 21 2017

Whistler, BC: Local sport and recreation facilitators, health and childcare workers, parents and everyone involved in sport programming for youth are invited to join Whistler Sport Legacies for the Sea to Sky Corridor’s first annual “Physical & Health Literacy Summit”, taking place o

Sep 21 2017

Whistler, BC: The Whistler Sliding Centre is having its earliest start into winter since the Olympic season in 2010, with the first athletes sliding on ice as early as September 25 this year.

Mar 23 2017

Whistler, BC: Ski Callaghan’s regular season ends on Sunday, April 2, but with the amount of snow both in the valley and on higher elevations, there will be two bonus weekends in April!

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Mar 6 2017

Whistler, BC: Those looking for exciting Spring Break activities for their kids have lots of options at the Whistler Sliding Centre.

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Feb 12 2017

Whistler, BC: Whistler Olympic Park, in partnership with Kari Traa, presents Ladies Ski Day on Saturday, February 18, 2017. On that day, female skiers can enjoy a number of perks courtesy of the Park and Kari Traa Sportswear.

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Feb 6 2017

Whistler, BC: With 30 cm of fresh snow and more in the forecast this week to add to the 137cm base, Whistler Olympic Park is well prepared for the 2017 Family Day Weekend. The winter destination South of Whistler will offer snow activities for all ages and abilities.

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Dec 15 2016

Whistler, BC: Whistler Olympic Park will have its full range of activities available for the holidays.

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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: 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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