Jason Day Withdraws From Rio Due To Zika Rio Gov. Says Games Could Be Big Failure Number Of Americans Attending Rio Games Plummets IOC To Rethink Global Antidoping Efforts Rio Mayor Rallies Confidence In City's Ability To Host Games Calgary Exploring Bid For '26 Games IOC Backs Ban Of Russian Track Team Olympics Officials Reveal Medal Designs Rome '24 Appoints Ketchum For Global PR Brazil Official Downplays Issues Leading Up To Rio
Published January 8, 1998
In Toronto, William Houston reports that CBC has "reached its sales target" for the Nagano Games, having "sold in the range" of C$40M in ads. A 30-second prime-time spot sells for "between" C$45,000-50,000 (Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 1/8)....Nagano organizers say that the snow that fell in Nagano the past couple of days "was far from being enough" with the Games a month away (KYODO NEWS, 1/8).