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09 Apr 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the IOC to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympics until the summer of 2021. Analyst Patrick Kinch takes a look into the business side of the games and the impact of the postponement.
01 Mar 2016
Lillehammer 2016 marked the fourth Youth Olympic Games (YOG), a multi-sport games aimed at young athletes aged 15-18 years old. The Nordic city and surrounding area welcomed 1,100 athletes from 70 nations to compete in seven Olympic sports from 12-21 February.
21 Apr 2015
Although the bidding for the summer Olympic Games has generally been hotly contested, in the years up to and including the race for the 2020 edition, the number of cities submitting applications to host the games was on the decline. This trend is set to change in the process for the 2024 Olympics, with the International Olympic Committee’s Agenda 2020 recommendations coming into effect.
04 Feb 2014
The winter Olympic Games are continuing to evolve as winter sport’s premier multi-sports event, with the Sochi games, beginning on February 7, set to feature significantly more athletes than the last edition in Vancouver in 2010, and 12 new medal events.
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