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IOC statement on Budapest 2024

Posted Saturday February 25th 2017.   By: International Olympic Committee

Following the recent developments with regards to the Budapest 2024 Candidature, please find below an IOC statement from Mark Adams, IOC spokesman: "The IOC has been informed by the Hungarian Olympic Committee that the candidature of Budapest for the Olympic ... read more

LA 2024 Chairman Casey Wasserman Statement on Budapest 2024

Posted Saturday February 25th 2017.   By: La 2024 Media

"All of us at LA 2024 are disappointed in this news. We have the highest respect for Budapest 2024's pioneering approach to designing and promoting their bid, and we look forward to continued friendship with our Hungarian colleagues. The world ... read more

Hungary's dream for 2024 brought hope to cities like Budapest all around the world

Posted Friday February 24th 2017.   By: Ivan Rozsa

"We are immensely proud to have been part of the 2024 Olympic Bid family," says Bid Chairman. Budapest 2024 has announced that formal procedures to close its bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024 have now begun ... read more

Britons would forego medal wins at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in favour of better access to grassroots sport

Posted Friday February 24th 2017.   By: Penny Lukats

· Only 7% of Britons have been inspired by the Olympics to take up a sport, according to a new survey this week. Most say it's too expensive, facilities are poor or non-existent, or they don't have the time or ... read more

LA 2024 praises OCA's innovative approach for greater NOC inclusion at Asian Winter Games

Posted Tuesday February 21st 2017.   By: La 2024 Media

https://twitter.com/la2024/status/833190708769017857 LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles 2024 Chairman Casey Wasserman and United States Olympic Committee Chairman Larry Probst have arrived in Sapporo full of praise for the innovative way that the Olympic Council Asia is increasing National Olympic Committees participation ... read more

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