The City of Stockholm congratulates Milano Cortina to the Winter Olympics and Paralympics 2026

The International Olympic Committee has decided to award the Winter Olympics and Paralympics in 2026 to Italy. The City of Stockholm congratulates Milano Cortina and wishes the organisers the best of luck in the arrangements.

The City of Stockholm congratulates Milano Cortina to hosting the Winter Olympics and Paralympics 2026 and congratulates the Italian Olympic Committee for a successful candidacy.

The Stockholm Åre candidacy had a strong and clear sustainability focus and we are therefore proud that Stockholm was one of the cities chosen by the Swedish Olympic Committee as intended to host the Winter Olympics and Paralympics 2026.

– We are happy to see large international sustainable events in our city. The future will tell if this means hosting Olympic and Paralympics in Sweden, says Mayor of Stockholm, Anna König Jerlmyr.

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