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Encyclopedia > 2022 Winter Olympics

The 2022 Winter Olympics, formally called the XXIV Olympic Winter Games is an event that the International Olympic Committee has yet to organize. The winning bid will be announced in the Summer of 2015. Image File history File links Soccerball_current_event. ... Sport from childhood. ... Womens Australian rules football is a team sport. ... A runner carries the Olympic torch The Winter Olympic Games, Winter Olympics for short but more correctly The Olympic Winter Games, are the cold-weather counterpart to the Summer Olympic Games. ... A multi-sport event is a competition in which athletes compete in a number of different sports. ... Stamp The International Olympic Committee (French: Comité International Olympique) is an organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre de Coubertin and Demetrios Vikelas on June 23, 1894. ... For other uses, see Summer (disambiguation). ... For the video game developer, see 2015, Inc. ...

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Potential Bids

Europe

  • Flag of Romania Prahova Valley, Romania

    Romanian Prime Minister Călin Popescu Tăriceanu announced on June 14, 2007 that the country is considering a bid for the Games to be held in that area[1] Image File history File links Flag_of_Romania. ... Prahova Valley, as seen from the Caraiman Mountain Prahova Valley, in an aquarelle by Amedeo Preziosi Prahova Valley (Romanian: Valea Prahovei) is the valley where the Prahova river makes its way between the Bucegi and the Baiului Mountains, in the Carpathian Mountains, Romania. ... Călin Popescu-Tăriceanu Călin Constantin Anton Popescu-Tăriceanu (approximately cuh-leen const-aan-teen anth-on pop-ess-koo tuh-rich-ah-noo), (born 14 January 1952), is the Prime minister of Romania from December 28, 2004. ... is the 165th day of the year (166th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...

North America

  • Flag of the United States United States

    John Bennion, a managing director of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, has suggested the next chance for the United States to host the Winter Olympics is 2022.[2]
    Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIX Olympic Winter Games, and with the theme slogan Light The Fire Within, were celebrated in 2002 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. ... The Salt Lake Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is Salt Lake Citys top tourist draw. ...

    • Boise, Idaho Boise is considering a bid for the 2022 or the 2026 Winter Games when the city's metropolitan population is projected to be well above 2 million residents. It would make use of its world class skiing facilities in nearby McCall and Sun Valley.

Other potential bids of North American cities include: Boise redirects here. ... Official language(s) English [1] Capital Boise Largest city Boise Largest metro area Boise metropolitan area Area  Ranked 14th  - Total 83,642 sq mi (216,632 km²)  - Width 305 miles (491 km)  - Length 479 miles (771 km)  - % water 0. ... North America North America is a continent[1] in the Earths northern hemisphere and (chiefly) western hemisphere. ...

  • Flag of Canada Flag of the United States Montreal, CanadaLake Placid, USA

    Officials from Quebec and the State of New York have met to discuss the possibility of a joint bid between those two cities considering the proximity between them.[3] With Vancouver hosting the 2010 Winter Olympics, the earliest that Canada could hope to host the Olympics is 2022.[3]
    Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Nickname: Motto: Concordia Salus (well-being through harmony) Coordinates: , Country Province Region Montréal Founded 1642 Established 1832 Government  - Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area [1][2][3]  - Total 365. ... For other places with the same name, see Lake Placid (disambiguation). ... This article is about the Canadian province. ... This article is about the state. ... For other uses, see Vancouver (disambiguation). ... Wikinews has related news: Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games The 2010 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXI Olympic Winter Games, are the next winter Olympics and will take place in 2010 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... 2022 (MMXXII) will be a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

References

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  2. ^ Morosi, Jon Paul. "2022 Games? Miracles happen", The Times Union (Albany, New York), February 20, 2005. 
  3. ^ a b Rheal Seguin. "State and province push IOC to bend rules in binational bid for the Winter Games", The Globe and Mail, February 13, 2003. 
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Summer Games: 1896, 1900, 1904, 19061, 1908, 1912, (1916)2, 1920, 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, (1940)2, (1944)2,3, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016, 2020, 2024, 2028
Winter Games: 1924, 1928, 1932, 1936, (1940)2, (1944)2, 1948, 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014, 2018, 2022
Summer Youth Games: 2010
Winter Youth Games: 2012
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