2036 Games

— 27 March 2023

Mexico makes its move

Mexico is advancing in the race for the 2036 Summer Games. After announcing its intention to prepare a bid at the end of last year, the country has laid... Read more »

— 5 December 2022

Germany gets the ball rolling

A first step, nothing more. But an important step. At its general assembly in Baden-Baden, the German Olympic Committee (DOSB) voted unanimously last weekend in favour of a motion... Read more »

— 27 October 2022

Mexico announces its bid

One more. After South Korea and its capital Seoul, whose mayor Oh Se-hoon met Thomas Bach in Lausanne earlier this week, a new country is entering the race for... Read more »

— 19 October 2022

Seoul ready to launch

Perfect timing. At a time when the city of Seoul is hosting the general assembly of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) from 19 to 21 October, South... Read more »

— 7 October 2022

Calgary explores the idea of a bid

Amazing. A new Olympic bid is being discussed in Canada. But it does not involve Vancouver, a potential candidate city for the 2030 Winter Games. Alberta’s culture minister Ron... Read more »

— 5 October 2022

Egypt is almost ready

Anything but an announcement. Just days after the official announcement by the political authorities, Egypt has lifted another corner of the veil on its bid for the 2036 Summer... Read more »

— 26 September 2022

Egypt advances its pawns

Things are moving forward in Egypt. The country wants the Summer Olympics. It even dreams of being the first African nation to organise the event. And it is no... Read more »

— 22 September 2022

Egypt awaits Thomas Bach

The race for the 2036 Summer Games is far from over, but the bidders are jostling for position. Egypt could also join the battle. According to the Al-Monitor website,... Read more »