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2018 Olympic Bid News
Jon Killoran, the newly named chief executive officer of the Reno-Tahoe Winter Games Coalition, plans to meet with International Olympic Committee (IOC) officials and representatives
Durban, South Africa has won its bid to host the 123rd session of the International Olympic Committee to be held in 2011 - announced the ...
Kazinform reports that Prime Minister Karim Massimov charged the Ministry of Sport and Tourism Tuesday to prepare a bid to hold the 2018 Winter ...
Although officials announced their intention last December of bidding to host the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in the Lake Geneva region, city leaders said Monday, ...
Sports Minister Trond Giske says that Norwegian sporting organizations will have to pay 22.3 per cent of the building costs for a possible Tromso 2018 ...
Durban’s communications department says some journalists have misunderstood a media release on the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) evaluation commission’s recent visit to the city, which ...
AllAfrica.com reports that the evaluation commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) visited the eThekwini Municipality last weekend as part of Durban’s bid for the ...
Petter Ronningen has been selected to take over as head of Tromso’s bid committee for the 2018 Winter Games, succeeding Bjorge Stensbol, who ran into ...
Bjorge Stensbol, former head of 2018 Winter Olympic Games bid committee resigned from his position last month because of internal differences, and now dpa reports ...
With aspirations of launching a future Olympic bid, PyeongChang is hosting the 2008 Dream Program from February 17 to 26. The Boxwang Phoenix ...
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|Bid Discussion Forums|
|Aug. 7, 2008||Durban, South Africa chosen to host final vote|
|Sept. 24, 2009||France declares intention to bid|
|March 18, 2009||France nominates Annecy|
|Feb. 2009||First information to all NOCs|
|July - Aug. 2009||IOC to officially invite bid applicants from NOCs.|
|Oct. 15, 2009||Application Deadline|
|Dec. 2009||Applicant City Seminar|
|March 15, 2010||Application Files Due|
|End-June 2010||Candidate City Selection|
|July-Dec 2010||Prepare Bid Books|
|Jan. 11, 2011||Submission of candidature files and guarantees|
|Feb. 9-12, 2011||Evaluation Commission site visit to Annecy|
|Feb. 16-20, 2011||Evaluation Commission site visit to PyeongChang|
|March 1-4, 2011||Evaluation Commission site visit to Munich|
|May 10, 2011||Evaluation report released|
|May 18, 2011||Bid Presentations to IOC in Lausanne|
|July 6, 2011||Winner Announced at 123rd IOC Session - Durban, South Africa|