Vancouver 2010 Timeline

2005 – 2006

 

Venue construction begins on all 2010 competition and non-competition sites

February 10 – 26, 2006

 

2006 Olympic Winter Games in Torino, Italy. VANOC sends an observation team.

March 10 – 19, 2006

 

2006 Paralympic Winter Games in Torino. VANOC sends an observation team.

Summer 2007

 

Construction to begin on the Vancouver Olympic Village and the Whistler Olympic and Paralympic Village

2007

  

Vancouver 2010 Winter Games mascot to be selected

Winter 2007/2008

 

Games venues to be available for athlete training

2008

 

VANOC to begin volunteer recruitment. An estimated 25,000 volunteers are required to stage the Games.

August 8 – 24, 2008

 

2008 Olympic Summer Games in Beijing, China. VANOC sends an observation team.

September 6 – 17, 2008

 

2008 Paralympic Summer Games in Beijing. VANOC sends an observation team.

Fall 2008

 

Vancouver 2010 Winter Games ticket sales

Winter 2008/2009

 

Sport Events for the 2010 Winter Games

2008

 

Media Accreditation for the 2010 Winter Games. An estimated 10,000 media members expected to be accredited.

Fall 2009

 

2010 Winter Games Olympic Flame (torch) Relay

February 12 – 28, 2010

 

XXI Olympic Winter Games

March 12 – 21, 2010

 

X Paralympic Winter Games