Tag: IOC


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


Russia persona non grata in sports world

Russia ban update

The United States Olympic chiefs threw their support behind the International Olympic Committee (IOC) calls for Russian athletes to be barred from international competition following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. ‘The Times of India’ stated that the United States Olympic & Paralympic... » Read more


Egypt plans to bid for 2036 Olympic Games

Egypt to bid for 2036 Olympics

Africa for the first time may be included in the Olympic map, Egypt being the first African nation to bid for the 2036 Olympic Games. Egyptian Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhi has revealed the country plans to bid for the 2036 Olympics Games and will seek to become the first African nation to stage the... » 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 bowls over IOC; lands 2032 Games

Brisbane confirmed as host of 2032 Olympic Games

Brisbane (Australia) will host the 2032 Olympics and Paralympics Games after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) approved the recommendation of its Executive Board. The ‘Government of Queensland, Australia’ stated that Brisbane will become home to the Games for the XXXV Olympiad. It will... » 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


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