SEOUL, South Korea –
The IOC is in talks with 10 potential candidates to host a future Summer Games, the worldwide group of nationwide Olympic leaders was instructed Thursday.
Interest in internet hosting the 2036 Olympics has been expressed by officers in international locations together with Egypt, England, India, Indonesia and Qatar.
“We are currently working with 10 interested NOCs and regions across four continents,” International Olympic Committee director basic Christophe de Kepper mentioned on the Association of National Olympic Committees assembly in Seoul, South Korea.
That Olympics is the subsequent Summer Games accessible to be awarded in a largely secretive course of led by IOC officers to keep away from each costly public campaigning and a vote contested by a number of candidates.
The system that picked Brisbane because the 2032 host 11 years prematurely was launched after French-led investigations of alleged vote-buying within the 2016 and 2020 Olympics bidding. Those campaigns have been received by Rio de Janeiro and Tokyo, respectively.
De Kepper mentioned the ten bid initiatives who he didn’t establish “are at very different stages and are developing their ambitions according to their own regional or national timelines.”