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Whistler Olympic Course Controversy

Every pre-Olympic year, World Cup events are held at the Olympic venues.  This allows staff and volunteers to experience a full-fledged international event.  Kinks can be worked out, and there is still plenty of time to make adjustments if need be.  Additionally, it is on opportunity for athletes to become acquainted with the venue, and in the case of cross-country skiing, race on the Olympic courses. Canadian Nationals were held at Whistler Olympic Park last...