Who’s Coming to the Olympics in Vancouver?

Sources: Countdown to Vancouver: Let the names begin – Vancouver 2010 Olympics – thestar.com

               Royals attending the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, 12-28 February, 2010

ATTENDING:

CANADA

Prime Minister Stephen Harper: already here
Governor General Michaelle Jean: already here

DENMARK

Crown Prince Frederik: 9-19th
Crown Princess Mary: 11-16th

NORWAY:

Prince Haakon: 12-17th

RUSSIA

President Dmitry Medvedev: ?
Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Zhukov: here

SWEDEN

King Carl Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Prince Carl Phillip: 19-28th

THE NETHERLANDS

Crown Prince Willem-Alexander & Princess Maxima & daughters: 12-28th

UK

Princess Anne: 10-16th

USA

President Barack Obama (not for Opening Ceremonies):

NOT ATTENDING:

Queen Elizabeth II – represented by Gov. Gen. Michaëlle Jean

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi – sending sports minister

Check back for updates! 😉

In case you’re wondering, dignitaries are [usually] placed at Westin Bayshore (now IOC hotel) – amazing view of Stanley Park and the mountains and the inlet. Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, you lose! 😛