2026 Bid; Candidature process and potential bids (November 2017)

The following cities are considering to submit a bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic Games;

Calgary (Canada)
Official website: shouldcalgarybid.com
Latest news: Calgary 2026 Remains In Olympic Bid Race As City Approves Further Funding [GamesBids]

Sion (Switzerland)
Official website: sion2026.ch
Latest news: Swiss canton set to hold referendum on Sion 2026 bid next June [Inside the Games]

Salt Lake City / Denver / Reno-Tahoe (USA)
Latest news: United States To Consider 2026 Or 2030 Olympic Winter Games Bid [Gamesbids]

Sapporo (Japan)
Latest news: Sapporo considers bid to host 2026 Olympics [The Japan Times]

Telemark (Norway)
Latest news: Norway’s Telemark Winter Olympics hopefuls reveal bid plan [The Local Norway]

Other possible candidature cities

Lillehammer (Norway)
Source: Discussions to take place on potential Lillehammer bid for 2026 Olympics, Norwegian official claims [Inside the Games]

Erzurum (Turkey)
Source: Erzurum emerges as contender for 2026 Winter Olympics [Inside The Games]

Almaty (Kazakhstan)
Beijing narrowly beat Almaty in the vote to win the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.

Stockholm (Sweden)