Reno-Tahoe Withdraws Olympic Bid
3 monthes ago - By SportsTravel
The Reno Tahoe Winter Games Coalition has announced that it will no longer seek a bid to host the 2030 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, citing concerns over the financial viability with the Summer Games headed to Los Angeles in 2028. Reno-Tahoe had been one of three regions intending to become a potential U.S. host city for a Winter Games should the U.S. Olympic Committee submit a bid to host the event. Salt Lake City and Denver are still in the mix to become a potential host as the USOC attempts to narrow its choice in the coming months.
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