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Vancouver wins bid for 18th Winter Deaflympics in 2015

Taipei, TPE - On 4 September 2009, the delegates of the 42nd ICSD Congress voted unanimously to award Vancouver, Canada, the right to host the 18th Winter Deaflympics. Mr. Darryl (DJ) Lampitt, President of the Bidding Committee, prepared an impressive power-point presentation along with a colorful bid book showing the venues and facilities selected. The Vancouver Bidding Committee will shortly be establishing the 2015 Vancouver Organizing Committee to begin the six (6) year journey to ensure the best Winter Deaflympics ever.