Munich, PyeongChang In Tight Race for 2018 Olympic Bid: Evaluation Report

A technical evaluation report released by the International Olympic Committee Tuesday in Lausanne shows that Munich, Germany and PyeongChang, South Korea are in a very close race as they enter the second phase of their bids for the 2018 Olympic Games. A third bid from Annecy, France lags behind.

The report finds that “Munich and PyeongChang have the potential to host successful Olympic Winter Games in 2018.

“With regard to Annecy, the Working Group is of the unanimous opinion that France and the Rh