Blog entry 89: Key makes Torch Relay through Whistler Village

(WHISTLER) The Key to the Co-op made a journey of Olympic proportions today through Whistler Village. Kinda like the torch relay, but nobody carrying the Olympic torch (like Catriona Le May Doan, Steve Nash, Nancy Greene or Wayne Gretzky) had to explain what it was. Some thought it was the Key to the City. Some thought it was the key to a hotel room. But at least one tourist who wanted to know what the key was for could appreciate the campaign’s goal. Told it was the Key to the Co-op, the visitor from Germany beamed: “Yes,” he said. “Very good! I wish you success!” That was almost as good as a gold medal...