Tag: IOC

Mexico announces candidacy for 2036 Olympics

Mexico to bid for Olympic Games

Mexico has launched an official bid for the 2036 Olympics, the country’s Foreign Ministry and the National Olympic Committee said in a joint statement recently. ‘The Guardian’ stated that Mexico’s Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said they would announce a promotion committee on November... » Read more

Egypt joins fray to host 2036 Summer Olympics

Egypt to apply to host 2036 Summer Olympics

Egypt will apply to host the Summer Olympic Games in 2036, the Egyptian Youth and Sports Minister Dr. Ashraf Sobhy stated recently, a bid that if successful would make it the first Arab or African nation to host the event. ‘Reuters’ stated that the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi gave... » Read more

Venue changes for few Paris 2024 disciplines

Venue changes for 2024 Paris approved

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board (EB) has approved the proposal to move the Olympic Games Paris 2024 (France) venues for shooting, the boxing preliminaries and fencing ranking round of modern pentathlon, as well as the Olympic Games Main Press Center. ‘Olympics’ stated... » Read more

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

LA 2028 Games to begin on July 14th

Dates announced for Los Angeles Olympic Games

Make sure you’re free on July 14th, 2028. ‘Olympics’ stated that’s the date the LA 2028 (US) Olympics will officially begin, organizers have announced. The 2028 Summer Olympics is an international multisport event scheduled to take place from July 14th to July 30th, 2028 in Los Angeles,... » 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

Spain regions to bid for 2030 Winter Olympics

Catalonia and Aragon planning to host 2030 Winter Olympics

Spain’s Catalonia and Aragon regions have reached an agreement to submit a joint bid to host the 2030 Winter Olympics. The ‘Reuters’ stated that Spain’s Olympic Committee President, Alejandro Blanco, sent a formal letter to the Prime Minister of Spain, Pedro Sánchez, and the local... » Read more