Olympics Notebook: Vancouver 2010
It’s Superbowl Sunday but believe it or not, not everyone is thinking Saints v Colts. With just five days to go before the start of the Winter Games in Vancouver, IOC head honcho Jacques Rogge chaired a meeting of the Executive Board this morning and we caught up with him — briefly — for his view of how things are shaping up.
Click the video above to hear the IOC chief’s view. As you might expect, he sounds pretty happy…
There’s less than a week to go before the Olympics and everything is in place here in Vancouver … apart from one rather essential element.
Eight-page pull-out newspaper supplements on Team Canada’s gold hopes in the hockey? Check. Wall-to-wall curling on the TV? Check. The world’s friendliest volunteers scurrying aboot and shouting “Hurry hard!” at the slightest provocation? Check.