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PyeongChang 2018

Re-Elected Gangwon Governor Calls PyeongChang "Center of Attention"

June 09, 2014

Moon Soon Choi (Getty Images) (ATR) PyeongChang will have stable local political leadership through the 2018 Olympics. Moon Soon Choi, 58, was reelected as the governor o...

World Championship Sites at Stake at FIS Congress

June 04, 2014

Cortina 2019 serving wine and pasta at FIS Congress (ATR) (ATR) Awarding multiple world championship sites in various disciplines is on the agenda at this week’s 49th Interna...

Sponsor Spotlight -- Baku Sponsor; Nanjing Cars; Helios Atlanta Office Closes

May 24, 2014

Procter & Gamble became the first sponsor of the Baku 2015 European Games. (Baku 2015) (ATR) The Baku 2015 brand will now be seen in “virtually every retail outlet in Azerbai...

IIHF Event in Belarus Possibly "Best Ever"

May 20, 2014

As the International Ice Hockey World Championship moves toward the critical quarterfinal elimination round, federation president René Fasel says that the championship in Mins...

IPC Ice Sledge Hockey reveals new competition cycle in lead-up to PyeongChang 2018

May 20, 2014

Following an extensive review of the current state of the sport and major success at Sochi 2014, IPC Ice Sledge Hockey has revealed the competition cycle and the qualification...

South Korean IOC Member Suffers Heart Attack

May 11, 2014

Kun Hee Lee arrives with his retinueat the IOC Session in Durban, South Africa in July 2011 (ATR) (ATR) Kun Hee Lee, senior IOC member from South Korea and chairman of Olympi...

Ferry Tragedy Touches 2018 Winter Olympics

May 03, 2014

Yu-na Kim displays a yellow ribbon during a recent interview. (Getty Images) As Yu-Na Kim and South Korea don yellow ribbons over the ferry disaster, so does the IOC during a...

PyeongChang Sponsorship Concerns Persist for IOC

May 01, 2014

The South Korean flag was raised at the Sochi Closing Ceremony as a salute to the next Winter Games. (Getty Images) After a three-day IOC inspection, International Ski Federa...

Lindberg "Pleased" With PyeongChang Progress

April 30, 2014

PyeongChang 2018 Coordination Commission chair Gunilla Lindberg (Getty Images) PyeongChang Coordination Commission chair Gunilla Lindberg is "pleased" with progress on venues...

PyeongChang Delivers Changes, Breaks Ground on Venues

April 29, 2014

The IOC praised PyeongChang's progress during third Coordination Commission of the 2018 Winter Olympics. Gunilla Lindberg chairs the PyeongChang coordination commission. (G...

Media Watch -- Closer Look at "Edgy" Rio; 2024 Bid Race

April 29, 2014

Brazil 2014 and Rio 2016 Countdown Police patrol streets in a Rio favela one day after violent protests broke out. (Getty Images) The Huffington Post's Dan Miles takes a ...

Michael Phelps Makes Return; Tokyo Governor Seeks Advice in Beijing

April 25, 2014

Phelps Returns to Competition Phelps (right) with Lochte in Mesa (Getty Images) 18-time gold medalist Michael Phelps swam competitively on Thursday for the first time sinc...