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  • News | Torino 2006 Legacy

    Torino 2006: transforming the perception of a city

    The Olympic Winter Games Torino 2006 transformed the international perception of Italy’s industrial north and brought new visibility to the leisure and cultural tourist attractions of the region. Its industrial image gave way to touristic charm.
    22 Oct 2020 | Torino 2006 Legacy
  • News | Torino 2006 Legacy

    Education and volunteerism

    In the lead-up to the Olympic Winter Games Torino 2006, the Olympic Education Programme was designed to embed Olympic education activities in the curricula of primary and middle schools across Italy.
    22 Oct 2020 | Torino 2006 Legacy, Legacies for People
  • News | Torino 2006 Legacy

    A new tourism appeal for Turin

    The 2006 Games put Turin on the map, increasing leisure and cultural tourism.
    22 Oct 2020 | Torino 2006 Legacy, Legacies for Cities
  • News | Torino 2006 Legacy

    Olympic Truce

    The Torino 2006 Organising Committee, TOROC, created various initiatives within the Olympic Truce Programme to support values including cooperation, development and international solidarity.
    22 Oct 2020 | Torino 2006 Legacy, Legacies for People
  • News | Torino 2006 Legacy

    Hospitality skills and opportunities

    Diverse initiatives involving training, voluntary programmes and certification programmes were undertaken in order to generate a spirit and culture of hospitality in the territory.
    22 Oct 2020 | Torino 2006 Legacy, Legacies for People
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy

    Salt Lake City 2002: from adversity to success

    The Olympic Winter Games Salt Lake City 2002 were delivered successfully and served as a springboard for growing winter sport and bringing more major sporting events to the state of Utah, despite taking place following a set of unique and challenging circumstances, including terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001, an economic recession and a crisis related to the Olympic host election process, which led to a major reform of the process.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy

    An environment for change

    Salt Lake implemented a strong environmental programme focused on urban forestry, zero waste and reducing carbon emissions, and the avoidance of compliance errors.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy, Legacies for Cities
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy

    Economic impact

    The State of Utah calculated that preparing and hosting the Olympic Winter Games 2002 produced $5 billion in additional net economic output.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy, Legacies for Cities
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy

    Salt Lake City 2002 as a sport catalyst

    The US team won a record 34 medals at Salt Lake City 2002, breaking its previous mark of 13, which the nation reached at both the 1994 and 1998 Games in Lillehammer and Nagano, respectively.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy, Legacies for Sport
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy

    Health-surveillance technology

    The Olympic Winter Games Salt Lake City 2002 were the first Winter Games to use Real-time Outbreak and Disease Surveillance (RODS) technology, a digital public health surveillance system.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy, Legacies for Sport
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