If you are a journalist, travel media representative, or broadcast professional looking for information on Whistler Sport Legacies and our venues, we are happy to help you! Contact us for visit and interview requests, story ideas, to obtain photos or video B-roll of our venues, or to be added to our press release distribution list. We are also happy to connect you with sport organizations and athletes for your stories.
We look forward to supporting you when you visit our venues. Please contact us in advance of your visit so we can ensure you get access, schedule the activity that you are interested in, and have potential interview partners available for you.
If you would like to report on a third party’s event at our venues, on athletes in training at our venues, or other topics related to our venues, you must inform us about your visit in advance, to ensure you get access to the venue at the time requested.
Try our activities!
We want to assist you in producing inspiring and detailed coverage for your market. Therefore, we offer media representatives the opportunity to participate in all our main activities: bobsleigh, skeleton, cross-country skiing, biathlon, snowshoeing and other activities at our venues. In order to qualify for assistance from Whistler Sport Legacies, members of the media must fullfill the following requirements:
- All media must be on assignment, or have a proven track record of being published
- Ideally, media represent Whistler Sport Legacies key target markets
- Whistler Sport Legacies’ Media Visit Request Form below must be completed prior to assistance being offered
- Media agree to mention relevant Whistler Sport Legacies websites as applicable
- Media representatives agree to supply Whistler Sport Legacies with a copy and/or website link, of any publicity resulting from their visit
- Personal information provided to Whistler Sport Legacies will be used to help plan the media visit. We will not sell, rent, or share information.
Filming & Drone Use
Filming at Whistler Sport Legacies' venues (Whistler Olympic Park, Whistler Sliding Centre, Whistler Athletes' Centre) subject to prior authorization. Please contact us if you are interested in shooting TV shows, movie sequences or commercials, still photo shoots, or advertising campaigns at one of our venues.
Drone use is subject to prior assessment and approval, please contact us directly with your request. Pilots flying a drone on Whistler Sport Legacies' premises without prior authorization will be asked to leave the area and legal action may be taken. The rules of Transport Canada apply for operating drones at all venues.
How to obtain Photos or Videos for use in Media Coverage
We have an extensive library picturing our venues and our activities, and are happy to make these images available to interested media for use in their publications. Whistler Sport Legacies also provides video footage presenting its venues, as well as point of view footage of the public bobsleigh and skeleton rides. Imagery and footage may be used in coverage about Whistler Sport Legacies' venues and activities, however, the use of the correct photo/video credit is required. Please contact us with your specific picture request.