Aragón focusing on 2034 Winter Olympics after collapse of 2030 bid

Queralt Castellet of Team Spain practices prior to winning silver in the women's snowboard halfpipe at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics (by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Aragón will work on developing a “powerful, state-backed and unbeatable” bid for the 2034 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, according to the Aragón government’s Minister of Education, Culture and Sport, Felipe Faci.

The announcement comes after the Spanish Olympic Committee (COE) formally confirmed the collapse of a proposed joint bid between Aragón and Catalunya for the 2030 Games, which had become a battleground between the two regions over the division of sporting events.

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