POSTED: March 17th 2013
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Madrid 2020: IOC Evaluation Commission arrives in town and prepares for inspection

The media were informed of the plans for the next four days with a kick off briefing / SFC
The media were informed of the plans for the next four days with a kick off briefing / SFC

LAURA WALDEN in MADRID / Sports Features Communications

March 17 - The Madrid 2020 bid team are putting the final touches on their presentations and the media room is open and full of Spanish and international media to follow the four days of the bid presentation.

Madrid is presenting its third consecutive bid for the summer Olympic Games after vying for 2012 which went to London and 2016 that went to Rio de Janeiro.

The communications team confirmed that there are a number of Japanese media here as well as Turkish press following the news for the national press of the other two competing bids of Tokyo and Istanbul.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will vote on their host city on September 7 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.


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