It was nearly 40 years ago that the Olympic torch was lit at the Big O.
While she was just a child at the time, CBC News Montreal anchor Debra Arbec remembers it well. Her family hosted a number of soviet athletes during the games, including the larger-than-life weightlifter Vasili Alexeev.
Watch the video to hear more about her Olympic memories.
What was your fondest Olympic memory? Watching Canada's gold hockey win? Volunteering at the games? Pin collecting? Cheering on your favourite athlete from the sidelines?
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