By Jayme Monsanto, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO - From February 12th to February 28th Vancouver, Canada is hosting the XXI Winter Olympics. It is the third time Canada is the site of the Olympic Games: in 1976 Montreal hosted the Summer Olympics and in 1988 Calgary received the Winter Olympics.

Fifteen different disciplines comprise the Winter Olympics: alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross-country skiing, curling, figure skating, freestyle skiing, ice hockey, luge, Nordic combined, short track speed skating, skeleton, ski jumping, snowboarding and speed skating.

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