Salt Lake City alight over probability of landing 2034 Olympics

Posted on AllSides December 1st, 2023
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Salt Lake City’s spark of hope for another Olympics broke into flames, literally, Friday evening. The cauldron outside Rice-Eccles Stadium ignited shortly after a parade of medalists from each Winter Games since 2002 and then child athletes who may very well compete here as Olympians themselves someday crowded on a makeshift stage at the base of the tower to cheers and applause. The moment capped a celebration at the International Olympic Committee’s announcement Wednesday of Salt Lake City-Utah as the preferred candidate to host the 2034 Olympics and Paralympics. The...

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