Creating an Olympic-caliber skating, sliding or curling surface is so complex that five "ice meisters," including NHL ice guru Dan Craig, were brought to Vancouver to oversee the process.
SOURCE: Vancouver2010; Dan Craig, NHL facilities operations manager | Bonnie Berkowitz and Todd Lindeman The Washington Post - February 16, 2010
Wescott digs deep for more gold Article | WEST VANCOUVER, B.C. -- Sure, he won the last gold Olympic medal in snowboard cross, but Seth Wescott, 33, had been largely forgotten this season. He had been injured. He had not competed well. He entered the Olympics ranked ninth in the world. The talk surrounded a Frenchman, an Austrian, a pair of...