Canada defends its 2010 Olympics home turf advantage


15 hours ago

OTTAWA — Canada’s 2010 Winter Olympics organizing committee was
unapologetic Monday for limiting foreign athletes’ access to venues to
train, in order to give Canada’s team a home turf advantage.

doing the best we can to give them (Team Canada) the advantages of
being at home, as every other country in the world would do," said John
Furlong, chief executive officer of the Vancouver Games organizing

Lets see… all the other countries have done it, including the U.S.

We paid for the facilities… so Duh, suck it up.


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