Visa Inc. said U.S. consumers accounted for $61.1 million in Visa cardholder spending in Vancouver during the 2010 Winter Olympics, more than half of the total $115.3 million that attendees from around th world spent locally on Visa cards during the Games.

Spending on local travel, lodging, restaurants, entertainment and retail accounted for more than 92% of all Visa card spending during the games, the company said this week.

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