2018 By the Book: Curling and Ice Hockey

Ice hockey and curling are in the spotlight in this installment of By the Book. Around the Rings presents a look at the competition venues of Annecy, Munich and PyeongChang. By the Book is an exclusive series of reports by Around the Rings based on the bid books presented by the three 2018 bids.

VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 28:  Sidney Crosby #87 of Canada scores the game winning goal against Ryan Miller #39 of the United States in overtime of the ice hockey men's gold medal game between USA and Canada on day 17 of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Canada Hockey Place on February 28, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Sidney Crosby;Ryan Miller
VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 28: Sidney Crosby #87 of Canada scores the game winning goal against Ryan Miller #39 of the United States in overtime of the ice hockey men's gold medal game between USA and Canada on day 17 of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics at Canada Hockey Place on February 28, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Sidney Crosby;Ryan Miller

Ice hockey and curling are in the spotlight in this installment of By the Book. Around the Rings presents a look at the competition venues of Annecy, Munich and PyeongChang. By the Book is an exclusive series of reports by Around the Rings based on the bid books presented by the three 2018 bids.

Annecy

Sport: Curling

Venue: Curling Center

$17.5 million in temporary construction

New venue

Sport: Ice Hockey Men's

Venue: Chamonix Ice Rink

$78.5 million in permanent construction, $9 million in temporary construction

New venue

Sport: Ice Hockey Women's

Venue: Mont-Blanc Ice Rink

$58.9 million in permanent construction, $9 million in temporary construction

New venue

Munich

Sport: Curling

Venue: Olympic Swimming Pool- Curling Arena

$10.5 million in temporary construction

Original construction date: 1972

Sport: Ice Hockey 1

Venue: Event Arena- Ice Hockey Arena 1

$93.1 million in permanent construction, $12.2 million in temporary construction

New venue

Sport: Ice Hockey 2

Venue: Olympic Ice Sports Center- Ice Hockey Arena 2

$44.9 million in permanent construction, $5.9 million in temporary construction

New venue

PyeongChang

Sport: Curling

Venue: Gangneung Indoor Ice Rink

$5.2 million in permanent construction, $3 million in temporary construction

Original construction date: 1998

Sport: Ice Hockey I

Venue: Union Hockey Center

$73 million in temporary construction

New venue

Sport: Ice Hockey II

Venue: Yongdong College Gymnasium

$57.8 million in permanent construction, $3.3 million in temporary construction

New venue

By the Book is a series of reports on the 2018 candidate cities, using information provided in the candidate file of each city.

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