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Poland and Slovakia in joint 2022 Winter Games bid

PR dla Zagranicy
Veronika Joy 18.03.2013 14:30
  • A report by Danuta Isler
Poland and Slovakia will provide 'friendly competition' for the rest of the candidates of the 2022 Winter Games candidates says Vice-president of International Olympic Committee.
Thomas Bach in Warsaw Foto: Szymon Sikora /PKOl

Vice-president of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach paid a visit to Warsaw over the weekend where he signed another long-term cooperation agreement between the Polish and German Sport Federations.

Other possible candidate to host the Winter Games are St. Moritz, Oslo, Barcelona, Nice and Lviv in Europe; as well as Asian bids from Beijing and Almaty in Kazakhstan. The host of the 2022 Winter Games will be chosen in Kuala Lumpur in 2015.

Danuta Isler talked to Thomas Bach about the candidate selection process and Poland's chances at its second attempt to host the Winter Olympics.

To hear more of the interview, tune in on Friday at 20:40 to join her in our sports magazine OFFSIDE.

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