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Norovirus Outbreak at Pyeongchang 2018 Caused by Toilet Water Tanks

By Daniel Etchells | An outbreak of the norovirus at last month's Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games was caused by portable toilets' water tanks, South...

Will 2026 Winter Olympic Race be More of the Same or has Change Really...

By Nick Butler | It has been a busy old week in the fledgling race for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games. Our understanding is...

A Sporting Life in Korea

By Don Porter With the recent conclusion of the Winter Olympics, I recall Leaving South Korea in May 1952 via Pusan on a troop ship...

Inspectors Pinpoint Areas Where Paris 2024 Faces Potential Cost Pressures

Just six months after the French capital was confirmed as host of the next Summer Olympics but one, Paris 2024 is already facing warnings...

South Korea Suffers Tourism Decline During Winter Olympic Games

The South Korean Justice Ministry released data which shows that tourism numbers are down compared to this time last year, despite the country having...

Olympic Flag Arrives at Great Wall as Beijing Looks to 2022 Winter Games

The Olympic flag has arrived after its journey from Pyeongchang 2018 to the Great Wall of China. It visited close to the Yanqing District in...

Austria May Enter the 2026 Winter Olympics Bid Race

There are 30 days left before bids for the 2026 Winter Olympics are due and it appears that Austria is going to try again...

US Olympic Committee Head Scott Blackmun Resigns

The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has confirmed the resignation of chief executive Scott Blackmun, while announcing reforms to protect athletes from abuse. Blackmun informed...

PyeongChang Olympics Cost Estimated $10 Million Per Hour

The PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics cost an average of $10 million per hour according to the Korea Times Daily, lamenting that the Games' main...

Armour: IOC Decision on Russia Shows its Stance on Doping is a Farce

Unleash the chemists and stockpile the urine, because the International Olympic Committee really doesn’t give a damn about doping. That’s the only way to see...

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