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  • Who would be the fastest women over 10 km? | Video

    Who would be the fastest women over 10 km?

    The women’s 10 km cross country freestyle at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games was a tight race. Shortly before the finish, Charlotte Kalla, Kristina Smigen-Vaehi and Marit Bjoergen had a chance to win gold - but who would be the fastest racer in the end?
  • Sustainability In The Olympic Movement | Video

    Sustainability In The Olympic Movement

    Vancouver leads the way to the 2010 Winter Games in its desire to raise the sustainability bar for future Olympic Games. Canada wants to hold the most environmentally friendly Games and new venues are constructed for energy efficiency and carbon neutrality. VANOC CEO John Furlong worked hard to instill the notion of sustainability into the fabric of the organization and into the legacy of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.
  • Plushenko's Impressive Olympic Career | Video

    Plushenko's Impressive Olympic Career

    Evgeni Plushenko is the only living figure skater to have medaled at 3 Winter Games. For his 1st Games in 2002, Plushenko claimed silver in the men's individual event. At Turin 2006, he executed a high quality technical and artistic performance to become an Olympic champion, accomplishing his golden dream. In Vancouver he handed over his title to Lysacek for only 1.3 points, receiving silver, his 3rd medal. Evgeni Plushenko (RUS) - Figure Skating - Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006, Vancouver 2010
  • Yuna Kim has got YOG DNA… have you? | Video

    Yuna Kim has got YOG DNA… have you?

    It’s not every day you meet an Olympic champion. And it’s not every day that an Olympic champion performs her gold-medal winning routine exclusively for you. It’s not every day you meet an Olympic champion. And it’s not every day that an Olympic champion performs her gold-medal winning routine exclusively for you. So we were a little bit speechless when Yuna Kim arrived for her video shoot in the same outfit she wore when she skated to victory at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games ready to retrace her record-breaking steps for all the YOG fans out there!
  • Lindsey Vonn Becomes an Olympic Champion | Video

    Lindsey Vonn Becomes an Olympic Champion

    In 2002 Lindsey Vonn participated in her 1st Olympics at 17 years of age, finishing 6th in the combined and 32nd in the slalom. In 2006, she managed to finish 7th in the super G, 14th in the slalom and 8th in the downhill. But it was in 2010 when Vonn finally achieved the dream, winning gold by .56 seconds in the downhill, becoming the 1st American female to win this event. She also captured the super G bronze. Lindsey Vonn (USA) - Alpine Skiing - Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006, Vancouver 2010
  • Sven Kramer's Remarkable Olympic Moments | Video

    Sven Kramer's Remarkable Olympic Moments

    Sven Kramer made his 1st Olympic appearance at the Turin 2006 Games where he claimed silver in the 5000m. In the team pursuit, the Dutchmen were the favorites but in the semifinal Sven falls, taking his teammate with him, they competed for 3rd place settling for the bronze medal. Four years later, Sven redeemed himself claiming his 1st gold in the 5000m in new Olympic record time of 6:14.60. Along with teammates, Sven captured the bronze medal in the team pursuit. Sven Kramer (NED) - Speed Skating - Turin 2006, Vancouver 2010
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