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Hosting of Winter Olympics 2026
Winner is Milan–Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy.
Announced 24 June 2019
Winter Olympics Applications February 2019
Originally there were 7 applications to host the 2026 Winter Olympics but as of February 2019 this had been reduced to two:
Previous towns that were interested have dropped out for various reasons.
- Sion, Switzerland (June 2018 )
- Graz, Austria (July 2018)
- Sapporo, Japan (September 2018)
- Erzurum, Turkey (4 October 2018)
- Calgary, Canada (November 2018)
Final selection is to take place on 24 June 2019 by the IOC (International Olympic Committee) in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Winter Olympics 2026
| Visualisation | Global Warming | Links |
En Français --> | Olympiques d'Hiver de 2026 | Visualisation! |
In Italiano --> | Giochi Olimpici d'Inverno 2026 | Visualizzazione! |
Auf Deutsch --> | Winterolympiade 2026 | Veranschaulichung |
Congratulations to Milan–Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, chosen for the Winter Olympics in 2026 as announced on 24 June 2019.
See a list of the other applicants that had expressed an interest in holding the 2026 Winter Olympics.