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  • News | Lausanne 2020

    St. Moritz gives Youth Olympic Games a licence to thrill

    Austrian luge racer Florian Tanzer swaggered across the frozen ice of the iconic Lake St. Moritz alongside his teammates with only one heroic figure in mind: Bond. James Bond.
    12 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, Luge, YOG
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Estonian figure skater Levandi follows family winter Olympic tradition

    Arlet Levandi (EST) was on the ice before he was born, his heavily pregnant mother coaching until the day before his birth. Two months later, the youngest son of Winter Olympians, infant Arlet was part of the Estonian contingent at the Torino 2006 Olympic Winter Games.
    09 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, YOG, Figure Skating, Estonia
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    From teenage Olympian to Athlete Role Model: former skater Chan eager for the YOG experience

    When it comes to figure skating success, Patrick Chan has been there and done it. With one gold and two silver medals from his three Olympic Games, the Canadian was also a three-time world champion. Now retired from competitive skating, he is relishing the chance to share his knowledge with winter sport’s next generation at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
    04 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Skating
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Secrets of skateboarding with double X Games gold medallist Kelvin Hoefler

    Former world champion Kelvin Hoefler is adamant that not only will skateboarding prove itself to be unique among the 33 sports on show at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, it will also “change the world”. Find out how, in the company of this exuberant Brazilian.
    17 Nov 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Skateboarding, Brazil
  • News | YOG

    YOG graduates grab attention in April

    Several former Youth Olympic Games athletes made their mark on the international sporting stage in April. Here, Olympic.org looks at some of the highlights…
    10 May 2019 | Olympic News, YOG
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