Vancouver 2010 Olympics… Just try and get the tickets you want

It was my job to get tickets for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic tickets for the family today. The last day for the lottery is tomorrow so I thought I would get our request in. We wanted snowboard halfpipe and hockey and the rest didn’t really matter.

So I went ahead and used their clunky and annoying interface on their website for ticket procurement. I found a package that had Men’s Halfpipe, Men’s Hockey preliminary round, Ski Jumping and a “Vancouver victory Ceremony”. Good enough. Added it to my basket. I went and tried to check out but they wanted me to choose an alternate package. Read more →