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  • News | Vancouver 2010 Legacy

    The Richmond Olympic Oval

    Purpose-built to host the speed skating events during the Olympic Winter Games Vancouver 2010, the Richmond Olympic Oval has become an international centre of excellence for sport, health and wellness, culture and community recreation. Today, it is used by the local community and high-performance athletes.
    17 Jan 2020 | Vancouver 2010 Legacy, Olympic Venues
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Short track speed skater Metraux fights for the right to race

    A little rough and tumble is an expected feature of short track speed skating as athletes vie for position on the ice. Arms and elbows can land in some pretty painful places.
    17 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Short Track Speed Skating, Switzerland
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Lausanne 2020: the story so far

    As a new wave of young athletes are welcomed to the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Lausanne 2020, we look back on a hugely successful first week at the YOG.
    16 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    The Vortex, an Olympic village in the service of education

    Besides competing, athletes can benefit from workshops and activities to learn how to manage their future sports career with regard to media, health and doping issues.
    15 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, YOG
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Making the right decision – how YOG athletes are being made aware of the risks of competition manipulation

    In between competitions, athletes at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Lausanne are also actively taking part in activities aimed at providing them with useful information on issues that they are or will be facing during their careers. One series of activities being run as part of the “Believe in Sport” campaign has been specifically designed to raise awareness about the threat of competition manipulation among athletes, their entourages and officials. 
    14 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Integrity
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    13 nations, one team: How to form a winning mix

    Only three players and a goalie are allowed on the ice at any time but that is not the only unusual thing about the debut...
    14 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Ice Hockey
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