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Remembering the Games: Your favourite Olympic moment

07/10/2015 10:40 EDT | Updated 07/10/2016 05:59 EDT
This week, Montreal officially welcomed a new addition to its skyline. The rings atop the new Olympic House are a visual reminder of the city's place in Olympic history. 

It was nearly 40 years ago that the Olympic torch was lit at the Big O.

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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? 

Tell us on Facebook, Twitter or in the comments section. 

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