Catalunya firms up winter Olympics bid, Istanbul to return for 2036 Games

The President of the Generalitat de Catalunya, Pere Aragonès, on July 14, 2021 (by David Zorrakino/Europa Press via Getty Images)

The Generalitat de Catalunya has stepped up its campaign for a Pyrenees-Barcelona 2030 winter Olympic and Paralympic Games by submitting a letter of intent to the Spanish Olympic Committee (COE), while…