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Almost 70 per cent of tickets sold for PyeongChang Winter Olympics

Date : 20 Jan 2018

PyeongChang, Korea, January 19, 2018: Organisers of the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, Korea, next month issued an update on ticket sales on Friday, January 19. Overall ticket sales for the Winter Olympics stand at 69.7 per cent – or 744,822. This includes local and international sales. The target figure is 1,068,627 tickets, meaning there are still 323,805 tickets remaining for the February 9-25 Winter Olympics.

The details can be seen in the chart below:

#

Discipline

Target

Total

Percentage

# of Tickets Available

1

Alpine Skiing

         52,753

        43,405

82.3%

      9,348

2

Bobsleigh

         35,718

        28,691

80.3%

      7,027

3

Biathlon

         61,280

        36,370

59.4%

    24,910

4

Cross-Country Skiing

         60,700

        46,402

76.4%

    14,298

5

Curling

         97,334

        75,657

77.7%

    21,677

6

Freestyle Skiing

         63,605

        45,041

70.8%

    18,564

7

Figure Skating

         97,416

        60,762

62.4%

    36,654

8

Ice Hockey

       252,107

       170,796

67.7%

    81,311

9

Luge

         35,718

        22,571

63.2%

    13,147

10

Nordic Combined

         18,212

          9,557

52.5%

      8,655

11

Snowboard

         75,092

        56,873

75.7%

    18,219

12

Ski Jumping

         44,496

        31,682

71.2%

    12,814

13

Skeleton

         23,814

        10,762

45.2%

    13,052

14

Speed Skating

         64,756

        41,194

63.6%

    23,562

15

Short Track Speed Skating

         40,554

        33,156

81.8%

      7,398

16

Opening Ceremony

         22,536

        17,512

77.7%

      5,024

17

Closing Ceremony

         22,536

        12,432

55.2%

    10,104

Unassigned Tickets Purchased by Groups

          1,959

Total

1,068,627

 744,822

69.7%

  323,805



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