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  • News | Beijing 2022

    The Games return to Beijing

    Olympic.org looks ahead to the next Olympic Winter Games and speaks to one of the star performers at the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Lausanne 2020 about her expectations for Beijing 2022.
    20 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, YOG, Beijing 2022
  • News | IOC News

    Generation Games: how the IOC is working to evolve the Olympic Games for the next generation of athletes and fans

    Olympic sport today looks very different to when the Games were revived by Pierre de Coubertin at the end of the 19th century. The competitors are fitter and stronger. The equipment and venues are more technologically advanced. And gone are events such as tug of war and underwater swimming, replaced by modern, youthful disciplines like BMX and 3x3 basketball. 
    27 Dec 2018 | Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Friday 16 February

    Seven titles are up for grabs today at PyeongChang, with the men’s skeleton first up, followed by the women’s slalom and men’s super-G in Alpine Skiing. The men’s cross-country skiers will be taking on the 15km freestyle, the women are up in the snowboard cross, ski jumpers will be heading to Phoenix Park and the women’s 5,000m speed skating is on. Also on is the women's freestyle skiing event. The men’s figure skating also kicks off with the short programme.
    16 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Thursday 15 February

    More gold medals are up for grabs today on the snow and ice: the men’s downhill, the women's slalom, the men’s biathlon 20km individual, the women’s 10km free in cross-country skiing, the men’s snowboard cross, the luge team relay and the men’s speed skating 10,000m, while, in the figure skating the pairs competition reaches its conclusion with the free programme.
    15 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    PyeongChang: All the action day-by-day

    A record total of 102 gold medals will be awarded in 15 disciplines on snow and ice at PyeongChang. Here is our day-by-day preview of what you can look forward to.
    08 Feb 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Guide to Freestyle Skiing

    Described as a “circus on the snow”, the freestyle skiing competition is an artistic event comprising twists, backflips and gravity-defying leaps as athletes launch themselves from ramps and into halfpipes at breakneck velocity.
    04 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Freestyle Skiing
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