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    Lillehammer 2016 putting IOC Olympic Agenda 2020 into action


    The International Olympic Committee Coordination Commission today wrapped up its fourth visit to Norway, held in the mountain region of Oeyer, impressed with the progress made with 10 months to go to ...

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    Olympic Champion Kjetil Jansrud counts down to Lillehammer 2016


    Just days before Olympic champion Kjetil Jansrud struck gold once again on his home turf of Kvitfjell, Norway, the latest Youth Olympic Games Ambassador took the time out of his World Cup training las...

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    Calling all young designers! Design the medal for Lillehammer 2016


    Let your creativity flow! We are giving you the chance to be part of the Winter Youth Olympic Games by designing the medal for the next winter edition, in Lillehammer in 2016! All you have to do is go...

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    Five things you don’t know about Lindsey Vonn…


    Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn may be one of the world’s most recognisable and successful female winter athletes, but there are a few things that you may not know about this world record-smashing Alpin...

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    Eat to compete!


    When it comes to preparation, competition and recovery, the importance of nutrition and proper eating is vital for an athlete’s performance. Join the athletes at Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games in th...

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    Training with the Champ - Angela Ruggiero


    Lillehammer’s up-and-coming ice hockey players had some star treatment this week during the “one-year-to-go” celebrations in the Winter Youth Olympic Games host city. Olympic champion and IOC member ...

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    A Royal countdown to Lillehammer 2016 – one year to go!


    Celebrations to mark one year to go to the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lillehammer 2016 were kicked off last night in the heart of the host city by His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway as h...

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    Lillehammer test-drives the Monobob


    It’s super sleek, fiendishly fast and a hot new event at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG)! And this week sees the kick-off competition for monobob in the host city of Lillehammer. With almost one year to...

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    YOG takeover at the FIS cross country World Cup in Lillehammer!


    When the FIS cross country World Cup came to Lillehammer last weekend, they were welcomed in true YOG style! Students and volunteers, kitted out in Lillehammer 2016 attire, took over part of the cours...

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    Meet Sjogg, Lillehammer 2016’s mascot!


    It’s the moment we have all been waiting for, the unveiling of the Lillehammer 2016 mascot. Say a big hello to Sjogg! This mountain lynx is named after the main ingredient needed in the Winter Youth ...