Four prominent First Nations, Feasibility Team to Present Investment Estimates for 2030 Olympic and Paralympic Games in B.C.
(July 6, 2022) – The Lil̓wat7úl (Líl̓wat), xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilw̓ətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) First Nations, together with the Feasibility Team representing the Canadian Olympic Committee and Canadian Paralympic Committee, invite media to a briefing on the initial investment estimates to deliver the recently proposed Games Hosting Concept for a potential 2030 Olympic and Paralympic Games in British Columbia.
The media event will be held at the BC Sports Hall of Fame on July 8 at 9:00 a.m. PT. Media are invited for the briefing, followed by interview opportunities. Media unable to attend in-person are welcome to participate via Zoom.
Friday, July 8, 2022
9:00 am PT
BC Sports Hall of Fame
777 Pacific Boulevard South, Gate A
Tewanee Joseph, 2030 Feasibility Team, Indigenous Relations
Chris Lewis – Squamish Nation
Dennis Thomas – Tsleil-Waututh
Courtenay Gibson – Musqueam
Andrew Baker, COC, 2030 Feasibility Team
Mary Conibear – 2030 Feasibility Team, Impact & Legacy
Tim Gayda – 2030 Feasibility Team, Games Master Plan
Gail Hamamoto – Vice President, CPC (Joining by Zoom from Kamloops)
Tricia Smith – President, COC (Joining by Zoom from United Kingdom)
COC/CPC Feasibility Team
Musqueam Indian Band
Vancouver Mayor’s Office
City of Vancouver Communications Office
Whistler Mayor’s Office – Communications Department
Manager, Public Relations, CPC
Director, Communications and Media Relations, COC