VANOC Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/159 en After Years of Prepartion by VANOC, a Final "Pre-Games Newsletter" http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2010/01/27/after-years-prepartion-vanoc-final-pre-games-newsletter Welcome to the final pre-Games General Updates newsletter. Scroll down to learn everything from how to get your exclusive (and free!) Opening Ceremony digital souvenir to the great new Games-time...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2010/01/27/after-years-prepartion-vanoc-final-pre-games-newsletter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Opinion 2010 Winter Games Events Games Olympics What to do Where to Go Thu, 28 Jan 2010 09:53:00 +0000 VANOC 2978 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Mayor Gregor Robertson Hands Over Olympic and Paralympic Village Vancouver to VANOC http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/11/04/mayor-gregor-robertson-hands-over-olympic-and-paralympic-village-vancouver &nbsp;Officially marking the 100 day countdown to the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games and a major milestone in the road to 2010, City of Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson handed over the keys...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/11/04/mayor-gregor-robertson-hands-over-olympic-and-paralympic-village-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Thu, 05 Nov 2009 11:34:00 +0000 VANOC 2245 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Olympic Tickets Final 100,000-Sale to Canadian Residents This Saturday http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/11/04/olympic-tickets-final-100000-sale-canadian-residents-saturday This may be your last chance to get a live slice of the Games. Register by noon on Thursday to qualify to purchase tickets.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/11/04/olympic-tickets-final-100000-sale-canadian-residents-saturday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Olympics Thu, 05 Nov 2009 08:54:00 +0000 VANOC 2242 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Nunavut joins Vancouver 2010 Team http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/07/07/nunavut-joins-vancouver-2010-team With only seven months to go until the start of the 2010 Winter Games, Nunavut has joined in the excitement. The territory’s unique culture will be showcased to a global audience during the Games as...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/07/07/nunavut-joins-vancouver-2010-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Wed, 08 Jul 2009 07:00:00 +0000 VANOC 1807 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Offsetters Named Official Carbon Offsetter of 2010 Games http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/06/03/offsetters-named-official-carbon-offsetter-2010-games To help deliver a carbon neutral Games, Vancouver 2010 is partnering with Offsetters, a leading BC-based carbon asset management company and supplier of high-quality carbon offsets. The announcement...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/06/03/offsetters-named-official-carbon-offsetter-2010-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Thu, 04 Jun 2009 07:00:00 +0000 VANOC 1806 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Cultural Olympiad 2010 Announces First 20 Projects http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/04/27/cultural-olympiad-2010-announces-first-20-projects An explosive love story set in a theatre of ice, a massive hand-painted mural on a downtown Vancouver landmark and a cutting-edge theatrical production by a Québécois visionary are among the exciting...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/04/27/cultural-olympiad-2010-announces-first-20-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Tue, 28 Apr 2009 07:00:00 +0000 VANOC 1805 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com VANOC Adds Canadian Talent to Orchestrating Ceremonies http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/04/06/vanoc-adds-canadian-talent-orchestrating-ceremonies As recruitment of volunteer performers continues, the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games &#40;VANOC&#41; is ramping up the creative team behind the...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/04/06/vanoc-adds-canadian-talent-orchestrating-ceremonies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Tue, 07 Apr 2009 07:00:00 +0000 VANOC 1804 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com VANOC Wins Award for Corporate Report on Sustainability http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/04/05/vanoc-wins-award-corporate-report-sustainability The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games &#40;VANOC’s&#41; annual corporate report tracking the performance of the 2010 Winter Games sustainability...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/04/05/vanoc-wins-award-corporate-report-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Mon, 06 Apr 2009 07:00:00 +0000 VANOC 1803 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Testing Successfully Completed at Figure Skating Sport Event http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/02/06/testing-successfully-completed-figure-skating-sport-event Local figure skating enthusiasts and media from around the world were treated to four days of elite competition this past week at Pacific Coliseum during the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/02/06/testing-successfully-completed-figure-skating-sport-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Sat, 07 Feb 2009 08:00:00 +0000 VANOC 1802 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships Start Today http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/02/01/isu-four-continents-figure-skating-championships-start-today As the world’s best figure skaters jump and spin for glory this week at the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships, local spectators will get a chance to see many 2010 hopefuls compete in...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/VANOC/2009/02/01/isu-four-continents-figure-skating-championships-start-today" target="_blank">read more</a></p> VANOC Reports Mon, 02 Feb 2009 08:00:00 +0000 VANOC 1801 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com