Tag: International Olympic Committee


Paris 2024 organizers feel inflation pinch

Paris 2024 planning to cut costs

Looking to cut costs in a tough economy, organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics (France) said recently that they want officials to use fewer courtesy cars and take more trips on public transport. ‘ESPN’ stated that Paris organizers want to use even fewer cars and buses than at the Tokyo Olympics... » Read more


IOC make a pitch for use of existing venues

Tania Braga at Coliseum Europe

Tania Braga would have made for a good teacher. Her whole approach to explaining the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) report and findings on ‘What happens to Olympic venues when the Games come to an end?’ shows her devotion to the subject.Full presentation available exclusively for... » Read more


Beijing Games only for mainland China viewers

Beijing 2022 only with fans from China

Tickets for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics will be sold to spectators from mainland China only, while unvaccinated athletes must spend 21 days in quarantine ahead of the Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on September 29th. ‘Reuters’ stated that organizers of the Beijing... » Read more


Brisbane takes the box seat for Games 2032

Brisbane close to hosting Olympics 2032

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board (EB) decided on June 10th to propose Brisbane (Australia) 2032 to the upcoming International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session as host for the Games of the XXXV Olympiad as their bid was “irresistible”. The decision followed a... » Read more


IOC red carpet rollout strategy for fans

IOC announces new hospitality packages

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) recently announced that the IOC, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) and the Organising Committees of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (OCOGs) Paris 2024, Milano Cortina 2026 and LA28 will together introduce a new global hospitality... » Read more


Milano Cortina 2026 focus on Olympic venues

IOC 2026 Milan Cortina Winter Olympics update April 2021

The second International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission meeting with Milano Cortina 2026 (Italy) was held in the virtual mode recently. Despite the COVID-19 situation still not very bright in Italy, the Milano Cortina 2026 Organising Committee could show significant strides it has... » Read more


No overseas onlookers for Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo Olympics without foreign fans

The Five Parties (the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG), the Organising Committee Tokyo 2020 and the Government of Japan) met in the hybrid mode on March 20th, 2021 and arrived at a decision not to allow... » Read more