2022 bid; Legacy Stockholm 1912 & Beijing 2008

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Two former Summer Olympics hosts are bidding for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games. Hoping to become the first city that has organised both Summer and Winter Olympics.

In 2012 the IOC made these two videos about the Olympic legacy of Beijing and Stockholm:

2022 bid; Introduction to Stockholm

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Publication: http://www.sok.se/download/18.3e7f4ba7140fff9e8b31626/Utredning+Stockholm+2022.pdf (in Swedish)

List of proposed venues (from Wikipedia):

  • Tele2 Arena (existing) – ceremonies
  • Åre Ski Area (existing) – alpine skiing (downhill, super-g, giant slalom, combined)
  • Flottsbrobacken (to be built) – alpine skiing (slalom), ski jumping, freestyle skiing (ski cross, slope style), snowboarding (border cross, slope style, giant slalom)
  • Hammarbytoppen (to be built) – bobsleigh, skeleton, luge, freestyle skiing (half pipe, moguls, aerials), snowboarding (half pipe, parallell slalom)
  • Hovet (existing) – curling
  • Friends Arena (existing) – ice hockey
  • Ericsson Globe (existing) – figure skating, short track speed skating
  • Tullinge/Hellasgården/Barkarby/Täby (to be built) – cross-country skiing, biathlon
  • Stockholm Olympic Stadium (existing) – cross-country skiing (sprint)
  • Tallkrogen (to be built) – speed skating

 

Official website: … (http://www.sok.se – Swedish Olympic Committee)

2022 bid; Applicant cities

2022 map applicant cities

The six applicant cities for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games are:

  • Almaty (Kazakhstan)
  • Beijing (China)
  • Krakow (Poland)
  • Lviv (Ukraine)
  • Oslo (Norway)
  • Stockholm (Sweden)

Timeline:

Phase 1:

  • Deadline for NOCs to submit an Applicant City – 14 November 2013
  • Applicant City Seminar – Lausanne – 4-6 December 2013
  • Sochi Olympic Winter Games Observer Programme – 7-23 February 2014
  • Submission of the Application File – 14 March 2014
  • Selection of Candidate Cities by the IOC – Executive Board – 8-9 July 2014

Phase 2:

  • Submission of the Candidature File & Guarantees – January 2015
  • IOC Evaluation Commission visits – February – March 2015
  • Evaluation Commission report / Candidate City Briefing for IOC Members – May – June 2015
  • Election of the 2022 Host City by the IOC Session – Kuala Lumpur – 31 July 2015

Via: http://www.olympic.org/news/rising-interest-in-olympic-winter-games-as-six-cities-bid-to-host-2022-games/217175