Posts tagged as 2026 Winter Olympic Games

Latvia’s Sigulda will not host part of 2026 Winter Olympic Games

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The 2026 Winter Olympic Games will take place in Italy’s Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo, which have won in the competition for the right to host Olympic Games with Sweden, which planned to delegate certain ice sports to Latvia’s Sigulda. This means Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo will also host the Winter Paralympic Games in 2026. The location for the next Winter Olympic Games was picked through a vote of members of…

Minister pledges political support for Latvia’s participation in Stockholm-Are bid to host 2026 Olympics

Friday, March 29, 2019

Latvia expresses political support for the Stockholm-Are bid to host 2026 Winter Olympic Games, Education and Science Minister Ilga Suplinska (New Conservative Party) told journalists after a meeting of the National Sports Council which was chaired by Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins (New Unity). The minister said that it was decided at the meeting to support Latvia’s participation in the bid as Sweden’s partner. Next Tuesday, April 2, the Cabinet of…