2020 By the Book -- Ceremonies

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the Olympic and Paralympic Ceremonies of Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for the 2020 Games.

2020 By the Book -- Ticket Prices

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the ticket prices of Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for the 2020 Games.

2020 By the Book -- Paid Workforce

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at plans of Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for the 2020 paid workforce.

2020 By the Book -- Accommodation

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at venues plans of Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for the 2020 IOC Hotel.

2020 By the Book -- Olympic Legacy

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the 2020 Olympic Legacy plans for Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo.

2020 By the Book -- IOC Hotel

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at venues plans of Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for the 2020 IOC Hotel.

2020 By the Book -- Sailing Venue

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the venues planned by Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for the sport of sailing.

2020 By the Book -- Rugby Venue

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at venues planned by Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for rugby in the 2020 Summer Olympics.

2020 By the Book -- Olympic Stadium

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at plans of Istanbul, Madrid, and Tokyo for the 2020 Olympic Stadiums.

2020 By the Book: Travel Times

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at planned travel times of Istanbul, Madrid and Tokyo for the 2020 Summer Olympics.

2020 By the Book -- Gateway Airports

(ATR) In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at plans of Istanbul, Madrid and Tokyo for the 2020 gateway airport.

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.

2018 By the Book: Speed Skating, Figure Skating, Short Track

The three bid cities all propose new venues for speed skating. 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.

2018 By the Book: Alpine Skiing, Snowboard, Freestyle Skiing

Alpine venues are in the spotlight for this installment of By the Book, 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.

2018 By the Book: Cross Country, Ski Jumping, Biathlon

PyeongChang will use three existing venues for cross country, ski jumping and biathlon. 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.

2018 By the Book: Bobsleigh, Skeleton, Luge Venues

(ATR) PyeongChang plans a new venues for bobsleigh, skeleton and luge. 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.

2018 By the Book: Olympic Ceremonies

Munich proposes a ceremony venue that will hold up to 70,000 people. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the Olympic ceremony stadium plans 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.

Monday Memo -- Olympic Day Celebrations; Sochi's Look of the Games

(ATR) Olympic Movement honors IOC birthday ... Dmitry Chernyshenko explains Sochi 2014's look ... By the Book continues with competition venues ... All ahead this week from Around the Rings ...

2018 By the Book: Paralympics

Annecy proposes the largest budget for the 2018 Winter Paralympics, while PyeongChang proposes the smallest. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the Paralympics plans 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.

2018 By the Book: International Broadcast Center/Main Press Center

Each bid city propose 2 media centers for the 2018 Winter Olympics. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the anti-doping plans 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.

2018 By the Book: Workforce

Annecy proposes the largest workforce budget. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the workforce 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.

2018 By the Book: Weather

Pyeongchang expects the coldest average temperatures during the 2018 Winter Olympics. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the weather 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.

2018 By the Book: Security

PyeongChang proposes the largest security team for the 2018 Winter Olympics. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the security plans 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.

2018 By the Book: Transport

The three bid cities all propose new roads for the 2018 Winter Olympics. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the transport plans 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.

Monday Memo -- Samsung Launches 2012 Campaign; London's Year-to-Go Plans Take Shape

(ATR) David Beckham stars for Samsung at Olympic campaign kickoff ... Brazil marks three years to go until 2014 World Cup ... London 2012 reveals festivities for year-to-go milestone ... All ahead this week from ATR ...

2018 By the Book: Olympic Village

All three bid cities propose two Olympic Villages for the 2018 Winter Olympics. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the Olympic Village plans 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.

2018 By the Book: IOC Hotel

All 2018 bid cities propose two IOC hotels.  In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the IOC hotels proposed by 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.

2018 By the Book: Gateway Airports

PyeongChang's gateway airport is the furthest from Olympic venues. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the gateway airports 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

2018 By the Book: National Sponsors and Licensing

Annecy forecasts the most revenue from sponsorships and licensed merchandise sales among the 2018 Winter Olympic bids. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the national sponsorships and licensing of Annecy, Munich and PyeongChang.

2018 By the Book: Tickets

PyeongChang proposes to offer for sale the most tickets for the 2018 Winter Olympics. In this installment of By the Book, Around the Rings presents a look at the ticket prices 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.