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Photo: Whistler 2010 Winter Olympics Venue British Columbia Canada

From February 12 until February 28, 2010 Whistler will be a hive of activity as it co-hosts the 2010 Winter Olympics, and then from March 12 until March 21, 2010 for the Paralympics.

Set to co-host the 2010 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in February and March respectively, Whistler will be the site of various events including alpine skiing, bobsleigh, luge, and skeleton. The nearby Whistler Olympic Park in the Callaghan Valley will be the site of the cross-country skiing, biathlon, and ski jumping.

This already popular winter destination attracts more than two million visitors annually and was a natural choice as a venue to co-host the Olympics with the city of Vancouver.

During the 2010 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, the province of British Columbia and in particular the city of Vancouver and the town of Whistler will gain exposure to a large gathering of international visitors.

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Whistler 2010 Winter Olympics Venue British Columbia Canada

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Whistler 2010 Winter Olympics Venue British Columbia Canada
Photo of skiing activity in Whistler, a venue for the 2010 Winter Olympics in British Columbia, Canada.

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... which links Vancouver and Whistler has been upgraded while both venues have undergone major infrastructural changes in order to cope with this high profile international sporting event.

Skiers and snowboarders at the base of Whistler Mountain and the Excalibur Gondola Lift, WWhistler Village, British Columbia, Canada.

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I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III, aperture of f/8.0, exposure time of 1/125 sec. on ISO 100, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 29mm.

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Whistler 2010 Winter Olympics Venue British Columbia Canada
From February 12 until February 28, 2010 Whistler will be a hive of activity as it co-hosts the 2010 Winter Olympics, and then from March 12 until March 21, 2010 for the Paralympics.
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