Responsible for three of Whistler's 2010 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games Venues: the Whistler Sliding Centre, Whistler Olympic Park, and the Whistler Athletes' Centre.
FIL- Luge World Championship
Whistler Sliding Centre will play host to the featured event on the international luge calendar as more than 150 athletes representing 25 countries will compete in men's and women's singles, doubles and team relay races on February 1-2, 2013
Wednesday Jan.30, 2013
6:30pm Opening Ceremonies in Whistler Village
Thursday Jan.31, 2013
4:00pm Final Training Runs
Friday Feb. 1, 2013- Race Day
Saturday Feb. 2, 2013- Race Day
The action-packed event will also feature nightly entertainment, fireworks and a beer garden.
Purchase your tickets for $10 each at www.whistler.com (children 6 and under enter FREE).
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!
We would love to have your help with this event. Please see the attached list of jobs and time commitment requested. This will be a fun event with great swag. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to sign up.
Whistler Media Accreditation:
ALL Media must RSVP to Chris Donan at email@example.com in advance of the event to receive media credentials for the World Championships. Media can pick up accreditation at the media centre which will be set up at the venue.
Media Parking: Limited Parking will be available for media in Lot 7 and 8. Media may also gain free access to the venue via the Excalibur Gondola.
Race Coverage: Races will be streamed live on the Canadian Luge Associations's web site at www.luge.ca