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Does Anyone Want The 2026 Winter Olympics?

It appears that the backers of the 2026 Sapporo, Japan Winter Olympics bid really don’t want to go ahead with the bid. The Sapporo backers may want to try to land the 2030 Winter Games but there really isn’t much of an explanation as to why the group is seeking a delay.

Paris 2024 Olympics Finances Are Being Questioned

What is it about the Olympics that drives politicians and business leaders of various countries into denial when it comes to actually figuring out what hosting an Olympics really costs and how much of that debt is shoved onto taxpayers?

Thomas Bach And The IOC Are On A Roll

It is all about the money.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZaoubynXUI8&feature=youtu.be   It has been a good month for the International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach. He has been to North...

The IOC Is Here To Help You

Help is on the way.     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n3JHjI6gfyo&feature=youtu.be   The Olympics and the Paralympics come and go every two years but there is one constant that never disappears. The...

Does Calgary Need A New Arena: NHL Says Yes, The IOC...

The arena battle gets a different look.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFia8z0GvmM&t=2s   The International Olympic Committee’s road show in South Korea is coming to an end but it never too...

Possible CFL Changes Could Impact American Football Players

Goodbye Canadian airlift in the future?   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62vzyW4wLlM   There is a notion that the Canadian Football League would be better off with a middle of May to...

NHL Has A Good 2017 But Has Problems Ahead In 2018

Gary Bettman and the NHL had a very good year.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QMk_sUCrF0Q   The calendar year is flipping to 2018, but for the National Hockey League and Commissioner...

Looking For Money For The 2026 Winter Olympics

Salt Lake City wants the Olympics in 2026 to go along with the NBA and soccer.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7Zy4s2PmeE   The International Olympic Committee keeps getting the door slammed...

The NHL And Flames Picked The Wrong Candidate

Gary Bettman picked the wrong candidate   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2VCeoibYAi4&feature=youtu.be       Generally, sports owners walk the tight rope between personal political ideology and reality when it comes to looking for...

Swiss Bid For 2026 Winter Olympics

Sion, Switzerland is bidding.     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-sTh_PKMgA&feature=youtu.be While business and political leaders in Utah and Colorado try and figure out if they should put together a bid for...