THE 2008 GAMES<< Back to Intro
Bid promises uniquely compact and multi-cultural Games, along strip of land on Lake Ontario waterfront.
Already has Skydome as star stadium, a multi-purpose arena with retractable roof.
Strong community support: 80,000 volunteers already signed up for two weeks work in seven years time!
IOC Evaluation: "Excellent", an improvement on its rating when it lost out to Atlanta in 1996.