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  • News | Olympism in Action Forum

    Top 10 Moments of the Olympism in Action Forum in Buenos Aires

    The Olympism in Action Forum packed in two days of panels and speakers celebrating and exploring the Olympic values of friendship, excellence and respect, and how they can be lived by every day. From gold medallists to Argentinian President Mauricio Macri, everyone was on hand in Buenos Aires.
    07 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Olympism in Action Forum
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Buenos Aires 2018 kicks off with a record crowd

    The 3rd Summer Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 have got off to a great start! For the first time in the history of the modern Olympic Games, the Opening Ceremony was held in the street, with the celebration open to all - and over 200.000 people showed up for the party!
    06 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Toyota actively contributes to the sustainability and legacy of the Youth Olympic Games

    As the mobility partner of the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, Worldwide TOP Partner Toyota is committed to making a positive impact on the host city and leaving a strong mobility legacy after the Games. The company supports the staging of Buenos Aires 2018 with different services and mobility solutions, including the supply of over 338 vehicles and the launch of a new car rental service platform “Toyota Mobility Services” using official vehicles, as a legacy towards an Argentinian mobility society.
    06 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Proudly "albiceleste"

    Dante Cittadini, youth sailing world champion in the Nacra 15 event, will carry the Argentinian flag at the first Opening Ceremony in the history of the Olympic Movement to be held outside a stadium and open to the public.
    06 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Sailing
  • News | Olympism in Action Forum

    Young Change-Makers in action!

    From the beginning of the Olympism in Action Forum, when five youngsters appeared on stage to welcome more than 1,600 participants, young people were the heart of the key conversations during the ground-breaking event in Buenos Aires, held from 5 to 6 October.
    06 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Olympism in Action Forum, YOG
  • News | Olympism in Action Forum

    Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: The 3,000-year-old Olympic Truce showed its power this year on the Korean Peninsula

    Although the Olympic Truce, first observed in 776 BC, is nearly 3,000 years old, it has gained new life and meaning this past year, as the spirit of reconciliation and mutual respect it fosters was exemplified by North and South Korea at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. 
    05 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Olympism in Action Forum, IOC News
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Buenos Aires 2018 ‘changing the game’

    The third edition of the Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) opens on Saturday, 6 October, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Over 4,000 ‘Game Changing’ athletes, influencers and young leaders will be in the spotlight for an explosive 12 days of elite competition and innovation.
    04 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Press Release
  • News | IOC News

    Olympic Agenda 2020 and its New Norm saves Tokyo 2020 USD 4.3 billion

    Conscious of the need to protect the uniqueness of the Olympic Games in a continuously evolving environment, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) introduced Olympic Agenda 2020 in 2014, and its New Norm in February this year. Since then, the IOC and the Games Organising Committees and their stakeholders have wasted no time in working together to identify how the 118 measures of the New Norm can help to reduce costs and increase flexibility for the long-term benefit of each host city. 
    04 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, IOC News
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