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IOC head Thomas Bach seeks support on reform program

...This has become a key IOC priority in light of the reluctance of potential host cities to come forward for the 2022 Winter Olympics. Several cities dropped out of the bidding process for 2022, leaving only Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-07/ioc-head-thomas-bach-see
IOC seeks bidders for 2024 Summer Games

LONDON - Rejected time and again for the 2022 Winter Olympics, the IOC will soon be seeking suitors for the 2024...in 1972. Munich lost to Pyeongchang for the 2018 Winter Olympics. Berlin, which held the 1936 Games in Nazi Germany...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-10-20/ioc-seeks-bidders-2024-s
Oslo becomes latest city to drop bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

...carry this through."Oslo played host to the 1952 Winter Olympics, and Norway held the widely acclaimed 1994 Games...loves winter sports and has won the most medals in the Winter Olympics Oslo was selected by the IOC in July as a finalist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-10-01/oslo-becomes-latest-city
Remaining candidates for 2022 Olympics are both lacking in appeal

...International Olympic Committee manage it.After Norway dropped out of the running this week, the host of the 2022 Winter Olympics will be either China or Kazakhstan, eye-wateringly awful choices. Both have authoritarian governments that muzzle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-10-02/remaing-candidates-2022-
A Guy by any other name is just plain 'Gooey'

...problem's solution that might not be pretty, but works.(I had guessed it was a little-watched sport at the winter Olympics.)Kludge, by the way, rhymes with luge and not sludge, which is also a problem when looking up words no one...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/guy-any-other-name-just-plain
Cho Yang-ho set to return as head of organizing committee for 2018 Games in Pyeongchang

...businessman who led Pyeongchang's successful bid for the Winter Olympics is set to return as head of the organizing committee...organizer, I will dedicate myself to ensure a successful Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, relying on my experience as the top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-07-28/cho-yang-ho-set-return-h
Ukrainian city drops out of race for 2022 Games

...financial costs of the games. Many have been scared off by the $51 billion price tag associated with February's Winter Olympics in Sochi. Russia spent much of the record sum on long-term infrastructure projects for the entire region.Rio...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-06-30/ukrainian-city-drops-out
WWI was sparked in historic city of variety

...Jewish, Christian Orthodox and Roman Catholic religions. The city is fondly known for playing host to the 1984 Winter Olympics. And it is infamously remembered as a key battleground of the Bosnian War in the 1990s.Despite the dark chapters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-07/wwi-was-sparked-historic-city-varie
Overtime

...against Oslo bidOne of the two Norwegian government parties has voted against supporting Oslo's bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics in a move which likely puts the city out of the race.The Progress Party said a majority of its members voted against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-05-04/overtime
Overtime

...him 6-4, 6-1. OlympicsPoland officials will discuss bidPolish organizers of Krakow's candidacy for the 2022 Winter Olympics will meet Thursday to decide on their next steps following the resignation of the bid leader.The general assembly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-14/overtime