Lucky Loser

Paris will (most likely) host the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad in 2024. But Los Angeles is neither loser nor 'silver medallist'...


Double, double, toil and trouble

Finally a magic cure for the ill-fated 2024 Host City Election or just an act of desperation...?

Viszontlátásra Budapest!

Once again, we thought it couldn't get any worse. Again, we were wrong. And I'm not talking about Doping this time... It's the 2024 Olympic host city election process and with it both the IOC and the Movement in general who have received another major blow.

Causa Finita

That's it! Basta! Finito! Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi has effectively ended all hopes for the eternal city to host the Olympic Games in 2024, or anytime in the foreseeable future, by withdrawing the official support of city authorities. This move is not entirely unexpected as Raggi and her party, the Five-Star-Movement, have been fierce opponents … Continue reading Causa Finita