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Olympics are returning to Beijing in 2022 - this time in winter

...quite the opposite. ... We are a golden opportunity to prove that smaller, advancing nations can successfully host the Winter Games."Friday's results mean the Olympics will be held three times in a row in east Asia: the 2018 Winter Games in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-31/olympics-are-returning-b
IOC President Bach: Boston failed to deliver on 'promises' to USOC during failed 2024 bid

...vaunted Soviet Union and in the gold-medal win against Finland.Also included are the only mask Craig wore during the Winter Games, his skates and goalie equipment, and the goalie sticks from the games against the Soviets and Finland.Asking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-29/ioc-president-bach-bosto
IOC approves new events for 2018 Winter Games

...of the Olympic Games."The IOC recommends the participation of about 2,900 athletes competing in 100 events for the Winter Games.The Pyeongchang organizing committee said it "respects" the IOC decision, which will add four more gold medal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-06-08/ioc-approves-new-events-
FIFA recommends plan to move Qatar World Cup to winter

...bidding cities for the 2022 Winter Olympics ?Almaty (Kazakhstan) and Beijing (China) ? pledged recently to host the winter games from Feb. 4-20, 2022; that the month of Ramadan begins on April 2 in 2022; and that consistently hot conditions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-24/fifa-recommends-plan
Group looking to bring 2024 Olympics to Boston honors past Olympians with state ties

BOSTON - A group working to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston has honored dozens of current and former Massachusetts Olympians and Paralympians at a special event at a sports bar near baseball's Fenway Park.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-06/group-looking-bring-2024-olympics
NBC extends Olympic deal through 2032 for $7.75 billion

...previous rights.The new agreement goes into effect from 2021 and covers the Summer Olympics of 2024, 2028 and 2032 and the Winter Games of 2022, 2026 and 2030. The host cities for all those games have yet to be chosen.The deal covers all media platforms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-07/nbc-extends-olympic-deal
Paralympians from Ukraine, Russia stand together

...decision before Friday's opening ceremony not to boycott the Winter Games in protest at Russia's military occupation of the...overshadowed the second phase of Putin's bid to use the Winter Games to polish his country's image abroad.But the Russian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-03-08/paralympians-ukraine-rus
U.S. women study up for Canada before hockey final

SOCHI, Russia - After losing to Canada in the preliminary round, the United States women's hockey team gathered for a film session that was lengthier than any previous one the players could remember.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-19/us-women-study-canada-ho
Cossacks attack Pussy Riot members in Sochi with horsewhips, preventing protest performance

...Sochi Olympics.The group has resurfaced as a thorn for Russian authorities this week, just as Putin had been using the Winter Games to burnish his image at home and charm critics abroad.Six group members ? five women and one man ? donned their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-19/cossacks-attack-pussy-ri
Who needs Sochi? South has its own winter games

...an unprecedented tie in the downhill. It kind of spoils the wonder of sudden realization.The only other flaw in the Winter Games is there seems to be too much judging ? though without it we never would have got to see the classic reaction of American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-12/who-needs-sochi-south-ha