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  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Sporting legends to support young athletes at Lausanne 2020

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the first 13 Athlete Role Models (ARMs) who will support the young athletes going to the 3rd Winter Youth Olympic Games from 9 to 22 January 2020 in Lausanne, Switzerland.
    25 Jul 2019 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, YOG
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    National Olympic Legends: Park inspires generations with her golfing gold in Rio

    It may have been 2.08 a.m. in the Republic of Korea when Inbee Park holed out on the 18th at Rio 2016 to win Olympic gold, but no one was sleeping back home. Three national TV networks were carrying live coverage and, from schoolchildren to grandparents, a nation was transfixed.
    04 Oct 2019 | Olympic News, Golf, Republic of Korea, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo
  • Sporting legends to support young athletes at Lillehammer 2016 | Video

    Sporting legends to support young athletes at Lillehammer 2016

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced the list of 12 Athlete Role Models (ARMs) who will support the young athletes going to the 2nd Winter Youth Olympic Games from 12 to 21 February 2016 in Lillehammer, Norway.
  • The essence of Finnish Olympic legends | Video

    The essence of Finnish Olympic legends

    Highlights of some of the best Finnish athletes from the 1920 Olympic Games in Antwerp to the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi.
  • News | Atlanta 1996

    Golden Girls take time to realise how much they shone

    When “Las Niñas de Oro” became the youngest Olympic champions in Spain’s history at the Olympic Games Atlanta 1996, the rhythmic gymnastics sextet had little idea of the magnitude of their historic achievement, and how they would continue to inspire the younger generations far into the future.
    08 Oct 2019 | Olympic News, Atlanta 1996, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Spain
  • News | Olympic News

    Discovering the Winter Games mascots

    Animals, imaginary creatures and human beings: all have been mascots for the Winter Games, appearing as still and moving images, cuddly toys and life-size figures, to delight Olympic fans aged from 7 to 77. As Beijing 2022 gets ready to unveil its mascot or mascots, we take a look at the others created for the winter editions of the Olympic Games.
    16 Sep 2019 | Olympic News, Mascots
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Riders praise Tokyo set-up as equestrian legend Jung wins test event

    The Tokyo 1964 Olympic equestrian centre has been given a stunning facelift, while the Bay-side cross-country route is beautiful. The riders can’t wait to get to grips with it again next summer. 
    15 Aug 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, Equestrian, Tokyo 2020 test events
  • News | Olympic News

    Olympic highs and lows made El Guerrouj the man he is today

    Hicham El Guerrouj believes his character was defined by his Olympic experiences, after he overcame crushing lows to realise his long-held dream of making his mark on Moroccan history by becoming a double Olympic champion.
    10 Aug 2019 | Olympic News, Athletics, Morocco
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