Olympics Notebook: Vancouver 2010

Reuters Sportswrap, Vancouver special

We’re doing things slightly differently on Sportswrap while we’re at the Winter Olympics. Join Kevin Fylan on our Vancouver debut, featuring some spectacular aerial shots of the city, and the IOC president getting down with the athletes.

Rogge gives Vancouver preps seal of approval


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…