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    Sporting legends to support young athletes at Lillehammer 2016


    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the list of 15 Athlete Role Models (ARMs) who will support the young athletes going to the 2nd Winter Youth Olympic Games from 12 to 21 Februa...

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    Nanjing 2014 hands over the baton to Buenos Aires 2018


    The two cities may be situated on opposite sides of the globe, but distance hasn’t stopped the transfer of knowledge between YOG cities Nanjing and Buenos Aires. Over the past few months, the team fro...

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    Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016


    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced its latest Ambassadors to support the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lillehammer 2016 (YOG). Snowboard slopestyler Silje Norendal and New York Ra...

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    Designers around the world compete for the Medal Design Competition


    From Canada to Colombia, Argentina to Indonesia, creative designers from around the world have submitted their entries for the International Olympic Committee’s highly coveted Medal Design Competition...

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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 ...