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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...

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    Let’s hear it for the coaches!


    Behind every great athlete is a great coach! Often the unsung heroes, the ones cheering the loudest from the sidelines, the role of a coach is often key to the success of an athlete. And what a varie...

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    Medal Design Competition now closed for entries!


    Let the judging commence! For the last two months, creativity has been positively flowing from all corners of the globe with designs flooding in for the Lillehammer 2016 Medal Design Competition. Wit...

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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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    Young Ambassadors spread the word about #sport4betterworld


    From Barbados to Senegal, Uzbekistan to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Young Ambassadors from the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) all celebrated the power of sport for the International Day of Sport f...