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  • News | Sochi 2014

    Carina Vogt makes ski jumping history

    She wasn’t the favourite, but on the day, on the normal hill in Rosa Khutor for the first women’s Olympic ski jumping competition, Carina Vogt triumphed with her very first jump. The German champion thus made her mark on history, and now has the most FIS World Championships ski jumping titles, with five individual and team gold medals!
    11 Feb 2020 | Olympic News, Sochi 2014, Ski Jumping, Germany
  • News | Beijing 2022

    Mixed events enrich the Winter Games programme

    As at the Summer Games Tokyo 2020, a large number of the new events on the programme of the next winter edition, in Beijing in 2022, are mixed. After biathlon, Alpine skiing, figure skating and curling, there will soon be exciting competitions featuring mixed teams in snowboarding, freestyle skiing, short-track speed skating and ski jumping!
    28 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Beijing 2022
  • 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 | Lausanne 2020

    Ones to watch at the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020

    From teenage stars of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 to those who have made the journey from spectators to competitors, the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Lausanne 2020 are packed full of names to look out for.
    31 Dec 2019 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020
  • News | IOC News

    IOC Executive Board updated on progress of boxing preparations for Tokyo 2020

    On the opening day of its first full meeting at Olympic House, the new headquarters of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne, Switzerland, the IOC Executive Board (EB) was given a report on the steps being taken in boxing on the road to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.
    02 Oct 2019 | Olympic News, IOC News, Boxing, Tokyo 2020
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Tokyo’s landmarks shine as city cheers on cycling test event

    The streets of the Japanese capital were even more packed than usual as the Ready Steady Tokyo road race took place on Sunday. The action was cracking – but it was the course itself that was the real star.
    22 Jul 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, Cycling Road, Tokyo 2020 test events
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Multi-talented USA surfer Coffin aiming to make history at Tokyo 2020

    Winter Olympians are perhaps not the obvious inspiration for a surfer, but the USA’s Conner Coffin, who is aiming to win one of his sport’s first-ever Olympic medals, is no ordinary competitor... 
    14 May 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, United States of America, On the road to Tokyo
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002

    Ted Ligety recalls how the Olympic flame was lit for him by Bode Miller in 2002

    Bode Miller lit up the Alpine skiing events at Salt Lake City 2002. These Games were the launchpad for a period of American skiing success, not just at the Olympic Winter Games but also in the World Cup and World Championships. The Olympic Channel takes us back ti Park City where the Olympic flame continues to shine bright today.
    04 Mar 2019 | Olympic News, Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006, Alpine Skiing, United States of America
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    PyeongChang 2018: spreading the Olympic message to young people near and far

    Since its launch in 2004 - the year that saw PyeongChang unveil its bid for the 2018 Winter Games -2,028 young people from 84 countries as diverse as Afghanistan, Togo and Uruguay have taken part in the Dream Programme, an annual initiative hosted by Gangwon Province.
    08 Feb 2019 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Legacy
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