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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 | 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 | 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 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy

    Engaging through education

    More than 138,000 Utah youngsters were able to attend Olympic events thanks to the Salt Lake City 2002 Olympic Education Programme.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy, Legacies for People
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy

    George Eccles Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games Museum

    The George Eccles Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games Museum offers visitors the opportunity to experience winter sports using state-of-the-art interactive and virtual exhibits.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy, Legacies for People
  • 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

    Road improvements

    Road works accelerated by the hosting of Olympic Winter Games Salt Lake City 2002 ensured better access to various locations afterwards.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy, Legacies for Cities
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