A presentation at the headquarters of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne of a new Italian bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games featuring just Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo "went well", according to Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala.
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Calgary 2026 has begun its public engagement campaign by presenting plans for hosting the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in eight years’ time.
Italy pursuing new two-way bid for 2026 Winter Olympics but claim door still open for Turin after withdrawal
President of the Italian National Olympic Committee (CONI) Giovanni Malagò has claimed his country's bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games could still survive with just Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo even though senior Government officials have declared it "dead" following the withdrawal of Turin.
A senior Italian official has today said that the joint bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics from Milan, Turin and Cortina d'Ampezzo is "dead".
Sapporo has officially withdrawn from the race for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games and the Japanese city will instead focus on bidding for the 2030 edition of the event, it was announced today.
Sapporo is set to become the latest city to withdraw from the race to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games following reports in Japan that officials will inform the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of their intention to focus on the 2030 event next week.
Councillors in Calgary have voted 12-3 in favour of keeping the city's 2026 Olympic and Paralympic bid alive.
Calgary hosting the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games would cost CAD$5.3 billion (£3.1 billion/$4 billion/€3.5 billion) as the Bid Committee publicly revealed details of their plans for the first time today.
Italian National Olympic Committee (CONI) secretary general Carlo Mornati has said there are "no doubts" about Milan's participation in the country's three-pronged bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Brudner says Calgary 2026 a "huge priority" after replacing Overholt as Canadian Olympic Committee's chief executive
Robin Brudner has described Calgary’s potential bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games as a "huge priority" after replacing Chris Overholt as chief executive of the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) on an interim basis.
Bach claims perceived lack of trust in IOC generated by media and not factor in cities rejecting idea of hosting Olympics
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has claimed the apparent lack of trust in the organisation is the result of media reports and has not contributed to citizens in potential host cities rejecting the idea of staging the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Canmore chief administrator Lisa de Soto has claimed the town could be put forward to host the Athletes' Village in the Calgary 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic bid.
A new survey generated by The City of Calgary found that only 25 per cent of the 500 people surveyed had no concerns about Calgary’s potential bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, the NoCalgaryOlympics group claim.
Calgary 2026 have claimed chief executive Mary Moran will not receive a bonus should they receive a favourable outcome in the upcoming plebiscite or if they go on to be named hosts of the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Sigulda District Council have provisionally supported the acquisition of land which could be used to construct an Athletes' Village as part of Latvia’s involvement in a Stockholm bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics.