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  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    PyeongChang 2018 welcomes the world with a message of peace and hope

    With the host nation, Republic of Korea, marching side by side with their neighbours from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, under the Korean Unification Flag in a powerful gesture of friendship, peace and togetherness were very much the central themes as the 23rd edition of the Olympic Winter Games was officially launched on 9 February 2018. A truly spectacular Opening Ceremony, watched by a capacity crowd at PyeongChang’s Olympic Stadium, and millions of TV viewers around the world, set the tone for what is sure to be an especially moving and exciting 16 days of sporting action.
    09 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Opening Ceremony
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Saturday 10 February

    The first gold medal of PyeongChang 2018 will be awarded in the women’s cross-country skiathlon, an event that Norway’s Marit Bjørgen is aiming to win for the third time running. There are also golds to be claimed in short track speed skating, speed skating, biathlon and ski jumping.
    09 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Olympic Torch Relay enters final straight

    The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Torch Relay is closing in on its final destination: the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium and the Opening Ceremony of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games on 9 February. Over the last week, the Olympic flame has been touring the north east of the Republic of Korea, travelling from Hongcheon to Donghae and revealing yet more of the past, present and future of this fascinating country. With just a matter of days remaining until PyeongChang 2018 gets under way, we bring you the latest on the Olympic Torch Relay.
    07 Feb 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Olympic Torch Relay, Olympic News
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    Fans flock to cheer joint Korean ice hockey team

    Korean fans chanting, "We are one" and wearing shirts with the unification flag emblazoned on the front packed into an ice hockey arena to cheer on the joint Korean women's team in a tune-up for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games.
    04 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Republic of Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Ice Hockey
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    Then & Now: Hwang Dae-heon

    Korean short track star and Youth Olympic Games (YOG) gold medallist Hwang Dae-heon will be looking to make a big impression on home ice at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 – just as he did two years ago in Lillehammer.
    25 Jan 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, YOG, Short Track Speed Skating, Republic of Korea
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Olympic Torch Relay leaves Seoul and clocks up 80th day

    The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Torch Relay is moving ever closer to its destination: the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium and the Opening Ceremony of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games on 9 February. Starting the week in the capital Seoul, it continued its journey northwards to the cities of Goyang and Paju, clocking up its 80th day in the process. We bring you the latest news as the Olympic flame presses on with its epic journey around the Republic of Korea, revealing yet more of the past, present and future of this fascinating country.
    19 Jan 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Olympic Torch Relay
  • News | Olympic Torch Relay

    Olympic flame ventures northwards to Seoul

    The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Torch Relay has continued its epic journey through the Republic of Korea over the first two weeks of the year, revealing yet more of the past, present and future of this fascinating country. We bring you up to date with the latest stages of the Relay as the Olympic flame made its way north to the capital Seoul.
    15 Jan 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Olympic Torch Relay, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Fireworks and festivities greet the Olympic flame

    The Olympic Torch Relay has continued its epic journey through the Republic of Korea over the last fortnight, revealing yet more of the past, present and future of this fascinating country and ringing in the new year along the way. We bring you up to date with the latest events as the Olympic flame heads ever closer to PyeongChang.
    05 Jan 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Olympic Torch Relay
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    PyeongChang Victory Ceremonies unveiled

    The PyeongChang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) unveiled details of the PyeongChang victory ceremonies at a special event held at the Press Center in Seoul on Wednesday 27 December.
    27 Dec 2017 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Torch Relay: the story continues…

    Over the last three weeks, the Olympic Torch Relay has made its way along the Republic of Korea’s southern coastline before turning northwards, revealing yet more of the past, present and future of this fascinating country along the way. We bring you right up to date on the latest stages of the Olympic flame’s epic journey to PyeongChang.
    07 Dec 2017 | PyeongChang 2018, Olympic Torch Relay, Olympic News
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