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PyeongChang 2018

IOC Says PyeongChang 2018 Preparations Off to Good Start

August 31, 2011

Gunilla Lindberg and Yang Ho Cho from PyeongChang 2018.(PC 2018) (ATR) After a three-day orientation seminar in PyeongChang, the head of the IOC Coordination Commission for t...

IOC Opens PyeongChang Seminar

August 29, 2011

Gunilla Lindberg and Gilbert Felli in South Korea. (ATR) (ATR) With the idea of getting all the actors in the preparation for the 2018 Winter Olympics following the same scr...

Monday Memo -- 2020 Deadline; IAAF Worlds; PyeongChang Project Review

August 28, 2011

Deadline Day for 2020 Applicants Speculation ends this week on the field for 2020 with bid city applications due to the IOC by midnight Thursday and a formal announcement e...

Top Story Replay -- New Sports Leaders from PyeongChang Olympics

August 20, 2011

This story was originally published on Aug. 17, 2011. (ATR) Later this month the IOC and the team from PyeongChang meet formally for the first time since South Korea won ...

OpEd: New Sports Leaders from PyeongChang Olympics

August 17, 2011

Later this month the IOC and the team from PyeongChang meet formally for the first time since South Korea won the bid for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. The small conclave...

IOC Names Lindberg to Chair PyeongChang 2018 Coordination Commission

August 05, 2011

Lindberg will visit PyeongChang at the end of August for a scheduled orientation seminar with 2018 organizers (Getty) (ATR) IOC member from Sweden Gunilla Lindberg will chair...

Op Ed -- 2018 Winter Olympics to Rev-Up "Korea Inc. Plus"

July 21, 2011

(Getty Images) (ATR) Dae Ryun Chang, a business professor at Yonsei School of Business recalls the impact the 1988 Seoul Olympics had on the Korean economy and analyzes the ...

PyeongChang Post - President Thanks Asia for Victory; Bobsleigh Federation Heads to Host City

July 14, 2011

President Myung Bak Lee congratulates PyeongChang bid ambassador Yu Na Kim after the July 6 host vote in Durban. (Getty Images) Lee Credits Asia with PyeongChang Victory K...

World's Best to Ride in Olympic Road Race Test Event

July 14, 2011

In just under a month the best road cyclists in the world will compete in the London-Surrey Cycle Classic, the London 2012 Olympic Road Race test event, on 14 August. The t...

Tokyo Report -- Earthquake Tributes; 2020 Olympic Bid, OCA Meets

July 14, 2011

The IOC President at the Foreign Correspondents Club. (ATR) Rogge: Tokyo 2020 Not Blocked by PyeongChang Victory, Nuclear Disaster IOC President Jacques Rogge says the hos...

PyeongChang Post - No Talk of Joint Korean Games; $60 Billion Investment Prediction

July 13, 2011

(Getty Images) South Korea is not currently working to host the 2018 Winter Olympics with North Korea. The news came Wednesday at a press briefing from the unification mi...

Asia "Shoulder to Shoulder" with Japan, Says Olympics Chief

July 13, 2011

OCA President Sheikh Ahmad at the open of the EB meeting in Tokyo. (ATR) (ATR) The head of the Olympic Council of Asia says this week’s OCA meeting in Tokyo shows solidarity ...