Almaty presents 2022 Winter Games bid to IOC members

June 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on Almaty presents 2022 Winter Games bid to IOC members 

LAUSANNE, June 9 — The delegation for Almaty 2022 Winter Olympic Games held its first round of scheduled presentations on Tuesday to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

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Beijing hands in Winter Games bid

January 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Beijing hands in Winter Games bid 

LAUSANNE, Jan. 6 — Beijing on Tuesday handed over its official bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics to the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

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Russian Olympic chief rejects any impact of ruble slump on athletes' preparations

December 17, 2014 by · Comments Off on Russian Olympic chief rejects any impact of ruble slump on athletes' preparations 

MOSCOW, Dec. 17 — Russia will carry out all of earlier set tasks concerning training and preparation of its athletes for various sports events despite an easy financial situation in the country caused by the ruble’s slump, Alexander Zhukov, the president of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), said on Wednesday.

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IOC agrees less costly Olympics bidding

December 9, 2014 by · Comments Off on IOC agrees less costly Olympics bidding 

MONACO, Dec. 8 — The International Olympic Committee gave green light to a less costly and affordable Olympics bidding on Monday, which includes the option of holding events outside the host city or country.

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