L Y M P I C V E N U E S
With over 2 million people now living in the
Torino is the largest city to ever host a Winter Games.
Athletes prepare for the Parade of
Parade of Nations in the Opening Ceremony.
Stadio Olimpico at night, with the cauldron
-- the highest one ever in an Olympic Games.
Olympic Complex with Hockey Arena (l.) and Stadio Olimpico (c.)
Olympic graphics on
exterior of Oval Lingotto
Olympic mascots of the 2006 Winter Games,
Gliz and Neve.
U.S. skater Joey Cheek, on his way to winning a gold medal.
The Kazak team practices.
The Medals Plaza, located in the Piazza
Castello, is going to be
a main attraction of the Games, with the nightly award ceremonies
followed by concerts by Kelly Clarkson, Whitney Houston, Andrea Bocelli,
Ricky Martin, Avril Lavigne, Lou Reed, and others.
A view of Oval Lingotto from the International
Looking from the International Broadcast
Center towards the Alps.
The mountains of Sestriere, where the Olympic
alpine events take place.
The Super-G course at Sestriere.
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