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    Swede smell of cross-country success for Lundgren and Hagstroem

    13/02/2016

    Sweden’s Moa Lundgren said she was feeling confident when she skied the final of the ladies’ cross-country cross free in three minutes 26.35 seconds at Birkebeineren Cross-Country Stadium to become th...

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    Like father, like son for Britain's bobsledders

    13/02/2016

    Great Britain's George Johnston is trying to have his photograph taken without laughing. A constant barrage of good-natured ribbing from his father, Lee, prevents the Team GB flag bearer and monobob f...

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    Skate great? Chew Kai Xiang hopes to glide to glory

    13/02/2016

    The first athlete to represent Malaysia at an Olympic Winter Games, figure skater Chew Kai Xiang, 16, is thrilled to compete at the YOG, but feels the need to please existing supporters as well as to ...

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    Youth empowerment in the spotlight at YOG

    12/02/2016

    To kick off the first day of Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games, the IOC President called in on the inspiring young representatives involved in the Games for a wide ranging discussion on how ...

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    Young athletes share their love of sport as Lillehammer 2016 gets off to a spectacular start

    12/02/2016

    The Opening Ceremony of Lillehammer 2016 got the second edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games off to a spectacular start tonight at the Lysgårdsbakkene Ski Jumping Arena, the same venue that hoste...

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    The secret of good ice: "You need more than freezing water"

    12/02/2016

    There is plenty more to curling than rocks, brooms and people yelling “hurry, hurry hard”. The secret to successful sport is perfect ice, and YOG knows how to go about getting it. Mark Callan is takin...

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    Carrots fuelling an unlikely Mongolian medal charge

    12/02/2016

    Ochirsukh Adiyabaatar’s journey from Mongolian city life to the ski slopes of Lillehammer has been an unlikely one. He grew up in a country where basketball, martial arts, lifting events and horse rid...

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    Justine Brasseur follows in famous family footsteps

    12/02/2016

    Canada’s Justine Brasseur, assisted by partner Mathieu Ostiguy, is aiming to emulate her aunt Isabelle, a bronze medallist in the pairs figure skating at the Olympic Winter Games Lillehammer 1994, by ...

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    Young Australians aim for medals – in Ice Hockey!

    12/02/2016

    “There aren’t normally this many seats back home. Things are definitely different here in Norway, I’m really excited to see how many people show up.” 15-year-old Madison Poole points to a small suppor...

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    Learn to eat smart

    11/02/2016

    A lot of young athletes have too little knowledge of nutrition, according to the Norwegian organisation Sunn Jenteidrett. During the Youth Olympic Games they will teach youths how to eat smart. "Do yo...

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Lillehammer 2016 Photos

  • Alpine Skiing Ladies' Super G

    Kathryn Parker AUS competes in Alpine Skiing Ladies' Super-G at the Hafjell Olympic Slope during the Winter Youth Olympic Games, Lillehammer Norway, 13 February 2016.

  • Alpine Skiing Ladies' Super G

    Nadine Fest AUT on her way to winning the Alpine Skiing Ladies' Super-G at the Hafjell Olympic Slope during the Winter Youth Olympic Games, Lillehammer Norway, 13 February 2016.

  • Alpine Skiing Ladies' Super G

    Nadine Fest AUT on her way to winning the Alpine Skiing Ladies' Super-G at the Hafjell Olympic Slope during the Winter Youth Olympic Games, Lillehammer Norway, 13 February 2016.

  • Alpine Skiing Ladies' Super G

    Aline Danioth SUI reacts as she crosses the finish line in Alpine Skiing Ladies' Super-G at the Hafjell Olympic Slope during the Winter Youth Olympic Games, Lillehammer Norway, 13 February 2016.

  • Alpine Skiing Men's Super G

    Ken Caillot FRA competes in Alpine Skiing Men's Super-G at the Hafjell Olympic Slope during the Winter Youth Olympic Games, Lillehammer Norway, 13 February 2016.

  • Alpine Skiing Men's Super G

    Pietro Canzio ITA smiles as he finishes his run to become the runner-up of the Alpine Skiing Men's Super-G at the Hafjell Olympic Slope during the Winter Youth Olympic Games, Lillehammer Norway, 13 February 2016.

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