IOC Evaluation Commission Praises “Extraordinary” Istanbul
Mar27

IOC Evaluation Commission Praises “Extraordinary” Istanbul

The IOC Evaluation Commission concluded its inspection of Istanbul today with a final press conference to over 200 international and Turkish media and declared that they had an “excellent impression” of the Istanbul 2020 bid. In a press conference at the Four Seasons Bosphorus Hotel, Chairman of the IOC Evaluation Commission, Sir Craig Reedie, said: “The IOC 2020 Evaluation Commission has been very pleased to spend time here in the...

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Istanbul 2020 slogan: “Bridge Together”
Mar26

Istanbul 2020 slogan: “Bridge Together”

Turkey’s Sports Minister, Suat Kılıç, publically revealed the bid’s slogan, “Bridge Together”, which had previously been exclusively revealed to members of the IOC Evaluation Commission on the opening day of their official visit to Istanbul. Suat Kılıç revealed the slogan to the world’s media on Day 2 of Istanbul 2020’s Evaluation commission: “Distinguished local and international press and media members. I would like to share our...

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