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  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Biathlon at Lausanne 2020: All you need to know

    The individual and team biathlon events on show at the Youth Olympic Games this January. Burning muscles and ice-cold nerves, there is no sport quite like Biathlon.
    06 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Biathlon, Sport guides
  • News | Lillehammer 1994

    Lillehammer bursts into life to celebrate 25 years since the 1994 Olympic Games

    To mark the 25th anniversary of the Olympic Winter Games Lillehammer 1994, the Norwegian town hosted celebrations packed with Olympic-themed events, which gave those old enough to remember the Games a chance to relive them, and the younger ones an insight into the time when their town was at the centre of the sporting world.
    21 Feb 2019 | Olympic News, Lillehammer 1994, Legacy
  • News | Lillehammer 1994

    Legacy of Lillehammer 1994 shines bright 25 years on

    When the southern Norwegian town of Lillehammer was chosen to host the 1994 Olympic Winter Games, some doubted the wisdom of the decision. On the one hand, Norway boasted a fine winter sports tradition. But on the other hand, it was also the smallest country in history to host a Winter Games. With a tiny population of just 23,000, questions were raised about whether such a small town, which prided itself on its “village atmosphere”, could sustain such a large-scale international event. 
    13 Feb 2019 | Olympic News, Lillehammer 1994, Legacy
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Kjetil Jansrud aiming to strengthen Norway’s super-G force

    The reigning Olympic super-G champion, Norway’s Kjetil Jansrud, hopes to increase his medal collection after an impressive downhill victory at the test event for PyeongChang 2018.
    17 Jan 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, JANSRUD, Kjetil, Norway, Alpine Skiing, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    “Draw me a ski run”: Bernhard Russi tells his story

    Bernhard Russi has devoted his whole life to his passion: skiing, and particularly the downhill. First as a champion, with world and Olympic golds in the 1970s, then since 1988 as a designer of Olympic ski runs, including the downhill course in PyeongChang, host of the upcoming Olympic Winter Games. The Olympic Museum in Lausanne is giving you the chance to hear his story as told by the man himself.
    15 Dec 2017 | PyeongChang 2018, Alpine Skiing, Olympic News
  • News | IOC News

    The history of the Olympic Truce

    First adopted at the inaugural ancient Olympic Games in 776 BC and revived by the International Olympic Committee in the early 1990s with the support of the United Nations, the Olympic Truce seeks to bring an end to conflict around the world.
    13 Nov 2017 | IOC News, Olympic News, Peace
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