As governments in Canada seek ways to cut costs yet maintain the quality of public services, where does sport policy come in?  Peter Donnelly, Director of the Centre for Sport Policy Studies, speaks about the funding of mega-sporting events.  Also, Professor Robert VanWynsberghe brings insights from the Vancouver 2012 Olympics as lead on the Olympic Games Impact Study and Councillor Jim Jones of Markham discusses legacy planning in preparation for Toronto’s Pan/Para Pan Am Games in 2015.

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