Located 20 minutes from Salt Lake in Park City, Utah, the Utah Olympic Park was the host venue of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games’ ski jumping, bobsled, and luge events—as well as the first Olympic skeleton competition since 1948.
Did Salt Lake City get the Olympics?
Salt Lake City and the surrounding areas were selected by the USOPC in December 2018 as the site of the United States’ next Winter Olympics. The following year, the IOC, beleaguered by accusations of rampant bribery in its bid selection process, announced changes to the way hosts are selected.
Did Utah host the Olympics?
The most recent Olympics to be held in the United States was in 2002 when Salt Lake City, Utah, hosted the Winter Games.
Where are the 2030 Olympics going to be held?
The 2030 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XXVI Olympic Winter Games, is an upcoming international multi-sport event.
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When was the last time the Olympics were in America?
2028 Summer Olympics: Los Angeles
Los Angeles also hosted the 1932 and 1984 Summer Games. The 2028 Olympics will also mark the first time the United States hosts Olympic Games since the 2002 Winter Games in Salt Lake City.
Will the Olympics ever be in Lake Placid again?
Lake Placid, the host of the 1932 Winter Olympics and the 1980 Winter Olympics considered a bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics, but had to drop out when the USOC decided not to launch a bid for the 2026 Games.