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PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang Makes Strong Start for 2018 Winter Olympics

March 22, 2012

Press conference for the IOC Coordination Commission in PyeongChang. (ATR) Gunilla Lindberg, the head of the IOC Coordination Commission said on Thursday that the host of the...

On the Scene -- Environmental Protests Mark 1st IOC PyeongChang Inspection

March 21, 2012

The site for the downhill at the hamlet of Jungbong, seen in this file photo. (ATR) Environmental protests over the proposed 2018 Olympic alpine skiing venue at Jungbong are...

PyeongChang 2018 Opens First IOC Coordination Commission Visit

March 20, 2012

(ATR) As the first inspection visit for PyeongChang 2018 gets underway, IOC Coordination Commission chair Gunilla Lindberg tells Around the Rings that Korea's Winter Olympic p...

Monday Memo - PyeongChang Coordination Commission; Women's Curling Worlds; Olympic Qualifiers

March 18, 2012

A general view of PyeongChang. (Getty Images) PyeongChang Coordination Commission The first Coordination Commission visit to PyeongChang, host of the 2018 Olympics, is s...

On the Scene in Mexico City -- Vazquez Rana: "I Become a Tiger"

March 09, 2012

Vazquez Rana Talks About Future Re-lected  by acclamation to another term as president of the Pan American Sports Organization, Mario Vazquez Rana closed the general assem...

On the Scene -- Pan Am Assembly Heads to Finish

March 08, 2012

The Pan American Sports Organization General Assembly ends on Thursday. (ATR) London 2012, Pan Am 2015 on Agenda While the election of Mario Vazquez Rana was the main ite...

PyeongChang 2018 Chief KOC VP; Australia Clears Controversial Swimmer

February 21, 2012

Yang Ho Cho represents the Korean Table Tennis Association within the KOC. (ATR) Cho Joins KOC Yang Ho Cho is now a vice president of the Korean Olympic Committee. ...

Tuesday Talk - Ice Hockey Champ on Innsbruck 2012, PyeongChang 2018, Women and Sport

February 14, 2012

Angela Ruggiero was elected to the IOC Athletes' Commission in Vancouver days before winning her fourth and final Olympic ice hockey medal. She retired from Team USA in Decemb...

Olympics Link for Cruise Ship Crash; Chinese Sport Awards

January 17, 2012

Salzburg Olympic Bid Mayor Escapes Cruise Ship Disaster Salzburg mayor Heinz Schaden is back in his office days after fleeing the Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster in It...

Dow Olympics VP on Bhopal Controversy, 2012 Stadium Wrap

January 12, 2012

George Hamilton, Dow Chemical's VP of Olympic Operations. (ATR) (ATR) Dow Chemical VP of Olympic Operations George Hamilton tells Around the Rings attempts to link the Midlan...

Top Story Replay - PyeongChang High Speed Rail Demise Denied

January 07, 2012

This story was originally published on Jan. 4, 2012. Seoul lies about 250km away from venues in PyeongChang. (ATR) (ATR) Organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeong...

PyeongChang High Speed Rail Demise Denied

January 04, 2012

Seoul lies about 250km away from venues in PyeongChang. (ATR) (ATR) Organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang say that plans to connect the region to Seoul by hig...