100 Days To Go To Pyeongchang 2018


Winter Olympics


Annecy, Munich and Pyeongchang all in race for 2018 Olympics

By Duncan Mackay in Lausanne
British Sports Internet Writer of the Year

June 22 - Annecy, Munich and Pyeongchang were today all put through to the next stage of the process to host the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics but the French city must make major changes to remain in the race after its plans were heavily criticised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).


All 2018 Olympic bidders set for next stage

By Duncan Mackay in Lausanne
British Sports Internet Writer of the Year

June 22 - All three cities bidding to host the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics are expected to be put forward to the next stage when the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) ruling Executive Board meets here today.







Merkel support engerises Munich 2018 bid

By Duncan Mackay in Sochi
British Sports Internet Writer of the Year

June 8 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel (pictured) has again declared her unequivocal support for Munich’s bid to host the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, as the Bid Committee arrived here for the official Debriefing of the Vancouver 2010 Games.




Sochi 2014 plant trees to mark UNEP campaign

By Duncan Mackay in Sochi
British Sports Internet Writer of the Year

June 5 - Dmitry Chernyshenko (pictured), the chief executive of Sochi 2014, and Anatoly Pakhomov, the city's Mayor, today planted trees here to mark World Environment Day and later signed a partnership agreement on environmental protection and volunteering programmes.