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  • News | Athens 1896

    Connolly takes a leap into the history books

    The track-and-field programme in Athens was dominated by athletes from the USA, who would go on to win nine of the 12 events. And on 6 April 1896, American James Connolly earned the distinction of becoming the very first Olympic champion of the modern era, as he clinched the triple jump title.
    06 Apr 1896 | Athens 1896, CONNOLLY, James, United States of America, Athletics
  • News | Lillehammer 2016

    Magne Vikoren : "There will be some surprises!"

    Magne Vikoren is the Head of Marketing and Communication of Lillehammer 2016. A month before the second Winter Youth Olympic Games, here’s his take on what will make this event so special.
    15 Jan 2016 | Lillehammer 2016, Olympic News, YOG
  • Who would be the fastest women over 10 km? | Video

    Who would be the fastest women over 10 km?

    The women’s 10 km cross country freestyle at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games was a tight race. Shortly before the finish, Charlotte Kalla, Kristina Smigen-Vaehi and Marit Bjoergen had a chance to win gold - but who would be the fastest racer in the end?
  • Top 5 women performances in Pyeongchang | Video

    Top 5 women performances in Pyeongchang

    Short clip, featuring performances of Marit Bjoergen, Chloe Kim, the South Korean women's curling team and Mirai Nagasu on Pyeongchang 2018.
  • Sailing - Laser Radial Women

    Sailing - Laser Radial Women

    Marit Bouwmeester of the Netherlands and Anne-Marie Rindom of Denmark compete in the Women's Laser Radial on Day 11 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Marina da Gloria on August 16, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Monday, August 15, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
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