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Whistler Creekside

Situation

Approximately 120km from Vancouver, the Whistler-Blackcomb resort offers one of the most beautiful ski regions in North America where World Cup events have been hosted for a number of years.

Description

The finish lines are on the slopes of Whistler mountain and at an altitude of 810m. The organisers have achieved a first with the men's finish line at the end of the Murray piste to the left and the women's finish line at the end of Franz's run on the right.

Capacity

7,600

Completion date

Autumn 2007

Sports

Alpine skiing

Competition dates

Feb. 13, 14, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 24, 26 and 27

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