International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel has claimed that Beijing hosting the 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be a big boost to the development of winter sports in China.
Leading Chinese official targeting country's best Winter Olympic Games gold medal haul at Beijing 2022
A former official from China's General Administration of Sport is hopeful the country can better its best-ever gold medal tally at a Winter Olympic Games when it hosts the event in Beijing in 2022.
Milan Cortina d'Ampezzo and Stockholm Åre confirm submission of candidature files with full Government support
Full candidature files have been submitted by Milan Cortina 2026 and Stockholm Åre 2026 to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), with both Winter Olympic bids now backed by Government support.
Representatives of major world news agencies visited the facilities for the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing as part of a World Agency Meeting.
Sweden's Government have pledged backing to the bid from Stockholm and Åre 2026’s for the Winter 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games, with Minister of Sport and Culture Amanda Lind claiming they were “united behind the decision”.
Yang Ho Cho, who led Pyeongchang's successful bid for the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, has died at the age of 70, it was announced today.
Stockholm and Åre could be given until June 24, the day the International Olympic Committee (IOC) votes to choose a host city for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, to provide key guarantees from the Government in Sweden, it was revealed here today.
Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo's bid for the 2026 Olympic and Paralympic Games has received a massive boost with the publication of an opinion poll that shows 83 per cent of Italians support it.
British Bobsleigh has launch an appeal for companies to support its campaign to compete at the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing after it lost its public funding.
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has officially signed a letter providing the guarantees required by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo's bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Beijing 2022 executive vice-president Zhang Jiandong has claimed the first test event for the next edition of the Winter Olympic Games should set the benchmark for others to follow.
Milan Mayor cites economic impact of hosting 2026 Winter Olympics and claims it is "in their hearts"
Milan Mayor Giuseppe Sala has claimed hosting the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games could be worth as much as €3 billion (£2.5 billion/$3.4 billion) to the Italian economy.
Latvian Prime Minister offers backing to Stockholm Åre 2026 as deadline approaches for Swedish Government to show support
Latvia’s Prime Minister Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš has officially pledged his support to the Stockholm Åre 2026 bid in a letter to the Latvian Olympic Committee (LOK), it was confirmed today.
Stockholm Åre 2026 unveils Olympic ice hockey gold medallist Lundqvist among new ambassadors as wait for Government backing continues
Stockholm Åre 2026, whose bid for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games remains in doubt, have named 10 new ambassadors.
San Siro dispute not an issue for Milan Cortina 2026 and solution will be found so athletes can attend Opening Ceremony, promises Malagò
Italian National Olympic Committee President Giovanni Malagò claimed here today that a debate over the future of San Siro will have only a positive effect on the joint bid from Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo for the 2026 Winter Olympic Games.