Birmingham Launches 2026 Commonwealth Games Bid

Birmingham Launches 2026 Commonwealth Games Bid

Birmingham officially launched a bid for the 2026 Commonwealth Games Friday, saying that the Games would create thousands of new jobs, benefit local suppliers, and boost existing transport and …

LA 2024 Secures $250 Million State Funding Guarantee Against Olympic Cost Overruns

LA 2024 Secures $250 Million State Funding Guarantee Against Olympic Cost Overruns

On Thursday the Los Angeles 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games bid received a critical (USD) $250 million funding guarantee when California Governor Jerry Brown Jr. approved a law that would …

City Assembly Ends Rome’s 2024 Olympic Bid Leaving Three Cities and an IOC Headache

City Assembly Ends Rome’s 2024 Olympic Bid Leaving Three Cities and an IOC Headache

Rome's City Council voted Thursday to withdraw support for Italy's 2024 Olympic bid, effectively putting an end to the project and closing the latest chapter in Rome's quest to host it's first …

Rob’s Bid Blog

BidWeek:  A Crazy Plan To Save Rome’s 2024 Olympic Bid

BidWeek: A Crazy Plan To Save Rome’s 2024 Olympic Bid

Bidweek, Reporting from Toronto, Canada - Rome’s bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024 teeters on the brink of collapse, waiting on the fateful words of Mayor Virginia Raggi who promised to …

Race For 2024 Olympic Bid Enters Final Year and It’s Far From Decided

Race For 2024 Olympic Bid Enters Final Year and It’s Far From Decided

Tuesday marks the one-year-to-go milestone for the 2024 Olympic Games bidders as the four-city race enters the final lap headed toward Lima, Peru where the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will elect a host from …

Own A Baton From Bolt’s Final Relay Or The Torch That Lit The Rio 2016 Olympic Cauldron – Yes, You

Own A Baton From Bolt’s Final Relay Or The Torch That Lit The Rio 2016 Olympic Cauldron – Yes, You

Feeling the post-Olympic blues?  Is your stuffed mascot, Rio 2016 t-shirt or team Brazil pin not bringing back the fond memories you'd expect from a good souvenir? Then why not bring home the final torch that …

BidWeek:  How Rio 2016 Changed the 2024 Olympic Bid Race

BidWeek: How Rio 2016 Changed the 2024 Olympic Bid Race

BidWeek, Reporting from Toronto, Canada - The race to host the Olympic Games in 2024 is long.  Two years of campaigning and months more of preparations prior to that leaves several opportunities for ebb and flow …

Top