Top Story Replay: Italy Wins Bid to Host 2026 Olympics

(ATR) Milan-Cortina defeats Stockholm-Are after both bids present to IOC Session in Lausanne.

Italy Wins Bid to Host 2026 Olympics

(ATR) Milan-Cortina defeats Stockholm-Are after both bids present to IOC Session in Lausanne.

Top Swedish industrialist and philanthropy family Wallenberg backs Stockholm Are 2026 sustainable vision

Stockholm 2026 Bid Defends Use of Consultants

(ATR) Stockholm-Åre says it’s the “most cost-efficient Olympic bid” ever, despite having triple the consultants of Milan-Cortina.

Italian Politicians Vow Government Support for 2026 Bid

(ATR) Italians say the Milan-Cortina bid is stronger than the rival Stockholm-Are.

Gunilla Lindberg: "Hosting the Games is a personal dream"

2026 Bids Present Their Case in Tokyo

(ATR) Milan/Cortina and Stockholm unveil their logos during presentations to the ANOC General Assembly. Karen Rosen reports.

Stockholm 2026 Recruits Athlete Ambassadors

(ATR) The future of the bid hinges on convincing the Stockholm city government to support it.

Calgary Votes Against 2026 Bid

(ATR) The 1988 host city joins the list of Olympic bidders who have failed to win a public vote.

Calgary Votes on 2026 Bid

(ATR) The non-binding plebiscite should go a long way in determining if Calgary stays in the bid race.

IOC: Italian 2026 Bid Doesn't Need Federal Funds

(ATR) IOC President Thomas Bach also reiterates there is no Plan B if all three 2026 bidders drop out. 

Calgary 2026 Bid Hanging by a Thread

(ATR) The three levels of Canadian government are struggling to reach a funding agreement for the Games.

IOC: No Additional Money For Calgary 2026 Bid

(ATR) IOC delegation led by Christophe Dubi stumps for the bid in visit to Calgary.


Stockholm 2026 Bid in Trouble

(ATR) Bid CEO tells Around the Rings that Stockholm city council has not rejected the plan.

Fast Start for 2026 Olympic Bids

(ATR) Italian National Olympic Committee President, and new IOC member, Giovanni Malago is leading his country's campaign.

Progress for Calgary 2026 Plebiscite

(ATR) The wording of the question and the timing of the vote remain to be finalized.

Sapporo Olympic Bid Goes Public

(ATR) Sapporo official tells Around the Rings a survey could determine whether the city bids for 2026 or 2030.

2 Minutes with ATR: Ranking the 2026 Olympic Bids

(ATR) Editor Ed Hula handicaps the field bidding to host the 2026 Winter Olympics.

Commonwealth Games Open, IOC Reveals 2026 Bidders - Monday Memo

(ATR) An anti-doping investigation is threatening to overshadow the start of Gold Coast 2018.

Austria and Italy Join 2026 Bidding Process

(ATR) Despite Innsbruck failure, Austria is trying again while Italy enters race for first time.

Two Former Winter Games Hosts Weighing Another Run -- 2026 Roundup

(ATR) Turin and Lillehammer among potential candidates as deadline to join the process nears.

Sion 2026 Bid Team Optimistic Ahead of Referendum

(ATR) Sion's vice-mayor tells Around the Rings poor numbers from a recent poll won't "influence us very much".

Stockholm 2026 Bid on Solid Footing

(ATR) Bid organizers have come a long way in the past 10 months.

Thomas Bach Takes a Turn With the Torch -- PyeongChang Update

(ATR) Also: USA out of bidding for 2026 Olympics; heads of state confirmed for opening ceremony.

Denver Kicking the Tires on Olympic Bid

(ATR) Denver forms an exploratory committee to look into the possibility of hosting a Winter Olympics and Paralympics.

COC Applauds Calgary's Decision to Move Forward With 2026 Bid

Calgary Stays in the 2026 Race

(ATR) City Council makes it clear it isn't all in for hosting a second Winter Olympics.

ATR First: Norwegian NOC President Downplays 2026 Bid

(ATR) Tom Tvedt says Norway's Telemark County is "thinking high and dreaming".