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  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Rising US skeleton star McGuire follows in sister’s tracks at Lausanne 2020

    Four years after his sister Kalyn competed in skeleton at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games, James McGuire (USA) is set to follow in her tracks at Lausanne 2020 and is even racing with an adapted version of the same sled.
    18 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Skeleton, Lausanne 2020, YOG, United States of America
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    St. Moritz gives Youth Olympic Games a licence to thrill

    Austrian luge racer Florian Tanzer swaggered across the frozen ice of the iconic Lake St. Moritz alongside his teammates with only one heroic figure in mind: Bond. James Bond.
    12 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, Luge, YOG
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    The Faces of Tokyo 2020

    Volunteers play an integral role in the success of any Games. Meet some of the people you will see in Japan's capital next year.
    05 Dec 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Federer, Nadal and Djokovic back for one final Olympic hurrah

    The “Big Three” of world tennis are preparing to face off at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. Each of them already has a medal to his name, although they have experienced differing fortunes on the Olympic stage that means so much to them. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic: three men continuing to write their names in tennis folklore as they gear up for one final hurrah together at the Olympic Games, in what will be one of the main attractions next year in the Japanese capital.
    18 Nov 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Tennis
  • News | Olympic News

    The legend of Sir Steve Redgrave, the only rower to have won five gold medals

    Only one rower has won five gold medals at five consecutive editions of the Olympic Games. From Los Angeles 1984 to Sydney 2000, in various boats, on each occasion Sir Steve Redgrave stepped up onto the highest level of the podium. He ended his career on a high at the age of 38, on 23 September 2000, when he won his last title with the British coxless four.
    23 Sep 2019 | Olympic News, Rowing, Great Britain
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Olympians set to make Rugby World Cup history at Japan 2019

    In a historic first for the Rugby World Cup, 18 Olympians from nine nations are set to take to the field at Japan 2019, the first Rugby World Cup to be held in Asia, which begins on Friday when hosts Japan take on Russia at the Tokyo Stadium.
    20 Sep 2019 | Olympic News, Rugby Sevens, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Artistic Swimming: Russia Still Going Strong a Year Before the Games

    The 2019 World Championships in Gwangju once again demonstrated Russia's relentless dominance in artistic swimming. Led by the two Svetlanas — Kolesnichenko and Romashina — the squad won all nine events in which they competed, making them the sure favourite for the discipline's two gold medals (team and duet) at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020.
    18 Aug 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, Russian Federation, Artistic Swimming, On the road to Tokyo
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