Canada and Vancouver 2010 Olympic Vancouver VANCOUVER Population : About 1,800,000 (3 rd largest city in Canada) City with Nature Multicultural City where one can enjoy diverse cultures VANCOUVER Most Liveable City in the world!!!! VANCOUVER Canada and the Olympic Games
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Participated in first Games at Paris Summer Games in 1900
Hosted 21st Olympic Summer Games in Montreal in 1976
Hosted 15th Olympic Winter Games in Calgary in 1988
Canada won 10 medals at the Seoul Summer Games in 1988
The First Paralympic was organized in Rome in 1960.
Canada hosted the Summer Paralympic Games in Toronto in 1976
Canada is an important player in the Paralympic movement at the international level.
Ice Sledge Hockey team
Salt Lake City 2002
Brian and Robin McKeever brother in Ski
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- 5,000 Olympic Games athletes and officials
- 1,700 Paralympic Games athletes and officials
- 80+ countries participating in Olympic Games
- 40+ countries participating in Paralympic Games
- 10,000 media representatives
- 3 billion worldwide television viewers
- Expected number of volunteers: 25,000
15 Olympic Sports
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