The oofness of the venue locations for the 2018 Winter Olympics and 2018 Winter Paralympics, hosted by the county of Pyeongchang, was one of the winning arguments of the bid.The Games were gathered around two main venues: these were the mountain resort of Alpensia in Pyeongchang for the outdoor (snow) sports (Nordic and alpine skiing, bobsleigh, etc.) and the coastal city of Gangneung for the ...
The torch was exactly 700mm in length, representing the altitude of PyeongChang, which is 700 meters above sea level. The white and gold tones of the torch mirror the main colours of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games Torch Relay, while the five-pronged shape of the flame is based on the Korean symbol for PyeongChang, which was also engraved around the bottom half and top of the torch.
Space PyeongChang 2018: Olympic venues from space. The eyes of the world will be on South Korea during the upcoming Winter Olympics.
The 2018 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXIII Olympic Winter Games (Korean: 제23회 동계 올림픽, romanized: Jeisipsamhoe Donggye Ollimpik) and commonly known as PyeongChang 2018, was an international winter multi-sport event that was held between 9 and 25 February 2018 in Pyeongchang County, Gangwon Province, South Korea, with ...
The venue for biathlon and cross-country at the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games will be the Alpensia Biathlon Centre, located in the PyeongChang Mountain Cluster. This venue will hold 38 Para Nordic skiing medal events (18 male, 18 female, 2 mixed), with 100 male and 70 female athletes ...
Architecture of the Games writes about urban planning, architecture, transportation, landscape design and the visual identity of the Olympic Games.
Pyeongchang Winter Games Venues. Don’t miss your favorite events at the 2018 Winter Games! Prepare for the trip of a lifetime by getting to know the locations of the Pyeongchang venues. We offer hotel accommodations in each area so that your party can be close to the action. Coastal Cluster
The PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, with a capacity of 35,000 people is a temporary venue used for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2018 Winter Olympics. Located in the PyeongChang Olympic Plaza, the stadium has a unique pentagonal design with a 360-degree visibility stage in the middle. Built ...
A view of the Alpensia Ski Jumping Center, a venue for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea. AP Photo/Lee Jin-man Beginning February 9, athletes from around the world will flock to ...