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    Nanjing 2014 – one year on!


    One year has passed already since the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games started in Nanjing on 16 August 2014. A day which marked the start of a lifetime of memories for the 3,600 young athletes and fans ...

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    Get involved in the world of sport!


    So you are not the fastest, strongest or highest, but you still eat, sleep and breathe sport! How can you get involved in the world of sport? Well, making sport your career is not only the preserve of...

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    Lausanne named Winter Youth Olympic Games host for 2020


    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today named Lausanne, Switzerland, as the host city of the 3rd Winter Youth Olympic Games in 2020. Lausanne, home to the IOC headquarters since 1915 and know...

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    From Nanjing to Toronto: YOG stars on the rise


    Kanye West, Pitbull and Serena Ryder may have headlined the star-studded Closing Ceremony at the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games last night, but there were several other stars on the rise! 19 “YOGgie” meda...

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    Buenos Aires 2018 launches official emblem


    With just over three years to go, Buenos Aires 2018 has proudly unveiled its emblem today for the third Summer Youth Olympic Games. To reflect the diversity of Buenos Aires, the emblem is inspired by ...

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    Who’s your hero?


    From world-class athletes to parents, we all have role models we look up to. These personal heroes are not necessarily famous around the globe, but they do have one thing in common: they mean a great ...

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    An Olympic Day party in Buenos Aires


    In a city that lives for sport, music and culture, it’s no surprise that Olympic Day in Buenos Aires was celebrated in style by the future host city of the Youth Olympic Games. More than 35 sports f...

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    IOC Evaluation Commission report released for YOG 2020 candidate cities


    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today released the report by the Evaluation Commission for the Winter Youth Olympic Games 2020 (YOG). This is the first YOG report following the approval of O...

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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...