Olympic Games: Paris and LA Interested in Hosting Only 2024 Games
March 22 , 2017
As per reports, Paris and Los Angeles say that they are more interested in hosting the 2024 Olympics and Paralympics than the 2028 games.
As Paris bids for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, it said “it’s now or never”.
A statement was issued by the LA 2024 committee which said their bid represents "the right city at this critical time".
The 2024 Games are scheduled to be awarded at IOC summit in Lima, Peru in September.
Reports also say that those who lose in the 2024 bid, may be awarded the following Games in 2028.
Sources said that the issue of 2028 has been discussed by the bid committee with the IOC on many occasions.
The mayor of LA, warned earlier this week that the Americans were trying to win the right to host the 2024 Games.