Bids for the 1998 Winter Olympics

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Bids for the
1998 (1998) Winter Olympics
Overview
XVIII Olympic Winter Games
Missing logo.
Nagano
Salt Lake City · Östersund · Anchorage · Jaca · Aosta
Details
Committee IOC
Election venue Birmingham
97th IOC Session
Map
Missing location of the bidding cities.
Location of the bidding cities
Important dates
Decision 15 June 1991
Decision
Winner Nagano (46 votes)
Runner-up Salt Lake City (42 votes)

The selection process for the 1998 Winter Olympics consisted of five bids, and saw Nagano, Japan, be selected ahead of Salt Lake City, United States; Östersund, Sweden; Jaca, Spain; and Aosta, Italy. The selection was made at the 97th IOC Session in Birmingham, United Kingdom, on 15 June 1991.[1]

Results[edit]

IOC voting[1]
City Country Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5
Nagano Japan 21 30 36 46
Salt Lake City United States 15 59 27 29 42
Östersund Sweden 18 25 23
Jaca Spain 19 5
Aosta Italy 15 29

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Past Olympic host city election results". GamesBids. Archived from the original on 17 March 2011. Retrieved 17 March 2011.