The legacies of the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Vancouver / Bruce Kidd

Kidd, Bruce

Edited by University of Toronto. Toronto - 2011

This paper sets out the author’s impressions of the post-Games impact to date, his hopes for their further development in the months and years ahead and the lessons they offer for the Olympic Movement. The paper draws upon interviews and regular visits to Vancouver and Whistler, including attendance at the Winter Olympics and Winter Paralympics in February and March of 2010, and the literature to date, including the commendable documentation, monitoring and evaluation provided by the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games.

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