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  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Keeping it in the family: Zana Evans shines in front of Olympian parents

    Australian cross-country skier Zana Evans, whose parents are both Olympians and came to cheer her on at Lausanne 2020, speaks about following in their footsteps and the importance of having such strong family support.
    14 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, Cross Country Skiing, Australia
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    At the YOG, Amanda Salzgeber lived up to expectations!

    The daughter of Rainer Salzgeber, World Championship silver medallist, and Anita Wachter, Olympic combined champion in 1988, Austria’s Amanda Salzgeber was expected to do well at the Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020. She duly obliged by winning three medals on the course at Les Diablerets under the watchful eye of her mother. Here she talks about this great experience…
    13 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, The Youth Olympic Games, Alpine Skiing
  • News | IOC News

    IOC statement regarding adapting its working practices

    The situation around the COVID-19 virus is developing day by day, and many measures are being taken internationally to address the situation. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) wants to support these concerted efforts to proactively limit the risk of spreading the COVID-19 virus, while at the same time continuing to work at full speed on the preparations for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, which start on 24 July 2020, and in particular the qualification process for athletes and teams. This is the main priority of the IOC. 
    13 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, IOC News, IOC Statements
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Secrets of freestyle skiing big air with magic man Henrik Harlaut

    Two-time Olympian and seven-time X Games gold medallist Henrik Harlaut has a simple recipe for success when it comes to freestyle skiing big air: practise, practise, practise and then, no matter the logic, convince yourself that you can do it. 
    13 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Sochi 2014, Freestyle Skiing
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    IOC statement on the Olympic flame lighting and the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020

    With the lighting of the Olympic flame in Olympia today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) confirms its full commitment to the success of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. We remain absolutely in line with our Japanese hosts in our commitment to delivering safe Olympic Games in July this year.
    12 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, IOC News, IOC Statements
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Watch the Olympic flame lighting live

    The Olympic flame will be lit on 12 March in Ancient Olympia, Greece. Marking the start of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay, the lighting ceremony can be viewed live here.
    11 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, All about Tokyo 2020, Torch Relay
  • News | Olympic News

    Life after the Games with USA skating sensation Apolo Ohno

    Apolo Ohno, the USA’s most decorated winter Olympian of all time, is finding life after sport so thrilling, so complex, so challenging, so rewarding, that he is writing a book about it. Here, he looks back on his startling short track speed skating career and outlines how he is striving to make his time off the ice just as successful – both for him and for others.
    11 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, Short Track Speed Skating, Speed Skating, Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006, Vancouver 2010, United States of America
  • News | Women in Sport

    Women gaining ground on the field of play and at the top table

    More than a century after women first competed at the Olympic Games, female athlete numbers will finally be at parity with those of the men at Tokyo 2020. The drive towards gender equality – on and off the field of play - has picked up pace in the Olympic Movement in recent years, thanks in part to progressive initiatives by the IOC.
    10 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, IOC News, Women in Sport
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