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    Lillehammer test-drives the Monobob

    17/12/2014

    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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    Staying healthy on the road with Miles Chamley-Watson

    17/12/2014

    Being on the road, with long periods away from home, is something a lot of athletes have to get used to and accept as part of the job. But, while travelling from one international competition to anoth...

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

    12/12/2014

    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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    A YOGtastic week!

    11/12/2014

    It has been a week of successes for YOG Ambassadors and athletes this week, rounding up a fantastic end to 2014. It all began on Saturday in Lake Louise, Canada, when Lindsey Vonn won her first race o...

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    Meet Sjogg, Lillehammer 2016’s mascot!

    10/12/2014

    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 ...

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    IOC shortlists two cities for 3rd Winter Youth Olympic Games in 2020

    05/12/2014

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today that two cities, Brasov (ROM) and Lausanne (SUI), have both been shortlisted in the bid to host the 3rd Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in 20...

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    International Volunteer Day: Thank you to those who help make the Games happen!

    05/12/2014

    Today is International Volunteer Day 2014. As an organisation that involves volunteers, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is celebrating and recognising those central to helping us bring every...

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    Music stars try on YOG for size!

    03/12/2014

    Buenos Aires knows how to party. Last month thirty international and national music artists got the ‘Green Cluster’ in the Argentinian city pumping and giving a taster of what is to come at the Youth...

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    A YOG day with Olympic champion Chad le Clos

    25/11/2014

    The life of an Olympian is a non-stop whirlwind of competing, training and sponsor and social engagements, so the YOG athletes at Nanjing 2014 were pretty lucky to have YOG graduate turned Olympic cha...

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    Meet the YOG athletes!

    24/11/2014

    Build it and they will come, so the saying goes, and come they did! Our little video booth, right in the heart of the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Village, attracted athletes in their hundreds keen to s...

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