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PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang Rail Link; Rio Golf Course; Sochi Paralympic Qualification

June 01, 2012

PyeongChang Rail Link Ground Breaking South Korean officials began work on the high-speed rail link between Wonju and Gangeung via PyeongChang. Groundbreaking for the Won...

Host City Selections, PyeongChang Tour Top Ski Congress Agenda

May 30, 2012

(ATR) PyeongChang 2018 president Jin Sun Kim tells delegates to the 48th International Ski Congress in Kangwonland, South Korea that “skiing is the most important winter sport...

Badminton Rebrands; FIFA Nominates Chief Investigator; First FIS Congress for Korea

May 29, 2012

New Logo for Badminton The Badminton World Federation is rebranding around the theme “modern, strong, efficient”. BWF president Kang Young Joong launched a new corpora...

London Last Report to NOCs; Sochi, Rio and PyeongChang Briefings

April 15, 2012

The London delegation. (ATR) Coe Updates ANOC LOCOG chairman Sebastian Coe, in his final report to the Association of National Olympic Committees, told delegates prepar...

Korean Bid Leader Keeps Sport Profile

April 12, 2012

“As an airline CEO, I know what service is," says Yang Ho Cho. (ATR) (ATR) Yang Ho Cho led the successful bid for the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang. Now he says he wants t...

Pyeongchang Promises to Work with Olympic Venue Protestors

March 23, 2012

Jungbong, planned site for alpine events. (ATR) (ATR) Organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games Pyeongchang stress their desire to work with protesting environmental groups...

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...