We are less than 36 hours from the start of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, British Columbia.
This is where athletes, the media and soon the rest of the world will descend. Over 80 nations will compete in 15 different sporting events that will take place in downtown Vancouver, suburban Richmond and three hours north in Whistler from February 12-28.
The Olympics provide the best raw drama sports can provide. Here is a rundown of the things you need to know to get you ready for a 16-day event that is unlike any other.