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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
Benvenuto! Welcome to the Winter Games

...Alps gave a heartfelt "benvenuto" Friday night to the Winter Games, a fiery opening ceremony dedicated to passion and...Savoy-era mansions, has exhibited a certain ambivalence to the Winter Games, largely because of an ever-changing pattern of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/11/oly_54930.shtml
Olympics
Gambling regulators will watch out for cheating at Sochi Games

...Nevada gambling regulators to help watch for cheating at the Winter Games in Sochi.The Nevada Gaming Control Board announced...two young children won't be traveling to Russia for the Winter Games. The long trip is part of the reason, but Suter said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-01-22/gambling-regulators-will
President Obama praises US athletes in brief video

...couldn't be prouder of" its athletes who are competing in the Winter Games.The White House released a brief video of Obama Friday...Olympics, the largest delegation ever for any country at the Winter Games.The Games run through Feb. 23.Americans have plenty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-07/president-obama-praises-
Russian city mourns as torch nears stop on journey to Sochi

...the Olympic torch relay is approaching something the Winter Games' organizers and Russia's leaders didn't plan for...Volgograd, the bombings highlighted just how vulnerable the Winter Games could be to militant attacks - particularly from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-01-04/russian-city-mourns-torc
Salt Lake City has viable Olympic facilities over a decade later

...as this one."We love our winter sports," Hilton said. "We're active with our winter venues. Some day, if the Winter Games look to come back to us, we've got the infrastructure and citizens to host another great games."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-12-27/salt-lake-city-has-viabl
Athletes villages for Turin Olympics open

TURIN, Italy - The three Olympic villages that will house some 5,000 athletes and officials during the Winter Games opened Tuesday, 10 days before the Turin Games opening ceremony. IOC member Manuela Di Centa, a former Olympic cross-country...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/03/oly_52453.shtml
Olympics
Olympic flame's oldest carrier is 102-year-old Ohioan

...Sarah McClelland is training hard for her role in the Winter Games of the Olympics. At 102, she will be the oldest torchbearer...65-day, 13,500-mile trek to the Feb. 8 opening of the Winter Games. She probably will have to use a walker. "If I have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/25/oth_328913.shtml
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Chronicle to cover Pan American Games

...from the Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Sodomka covered the Pan American Games in 1995 and the Winter Olympics in 1994 at Lillehammer, Norway, the Summer Games in 1996 at Atlanta and the Winter Games in 1998 at Nagano, Japan.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/24/met_266340.shtml
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Chronicle to cover Pan American Games

...from the Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Sodomka covered the Pan American Games in 1995 and the Winter Olympics in 1994 at Lillehammer, Norway, the Summer Games in 1996 at Atlanta and the Winter Games in 1998 at Nagano, Japan.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/25/oth_266434.shtml
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