View Poll Results: The SP's in Montreal See More Action because of the Vancouver Olympics

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  • No -- it's too far for Hobbyists to travel to Montreal from Vancouver

    7 63.64%
  • Neligible Increase in out-of-town Hobbyists for the SP in Montreal

    3 27.27%
  • Montreal SP's are already in Vancourver to show the SPs there how to provide true GFE

    1 9.09%
  • Yes -- the SP's in Montreal are expecting Hobbyists to come there after the games

    0 0%
  • Happy Days are Here again (for a short while) as more Tourists include a trip to Mtrl.

    0 0%
  • No -- everyone is too busy watching the Olympics

    1 9.09%
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Thread: Economic Effects of the Vancouver Olympics on Montreal

  1. #1
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    May 2009
    Declining Empire (USA)

    Question Economic Effects of the Vancouver Olympics on Montreal

    I wonder if the Vancouver Olymics is having a positive spillover effect on Montreal and her Hobbyland. I imagine the SP's in Vancouver are inundated with hobbyists. Those SP's must be cleaning up well. What say you?

  2. #2
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    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    NY State
    I would bet that the Olympics has a damper effect on the SP's in Vancouver during the Olympics.

    The hotels are expensive. The people visitng are not there to hobby, but to see the games. The tickets to the games are expensive.

    I don't think Vancouver is a wonderland for hobbying in the next few weeks.

  3. #3
    I think its the opposite, more people into the city will likely mean more "johns"
    I wouldnt be surprised if SP's from other nearby cities went to Vancouver for a few weeks to make extra $

  4. #4
    I live and hobby in Vancouver (But Montreal is the Best). I don't think there has been any significant impact due to olympics. The Sp's fees are still the same and they always seem to be available.
    I doubt if there would be any impact in Montreal.

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