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  • News | Olympic News

    Lindsey Vonn on the highs and lows of an incredible career

    Since making her Olympic debut for the USA as a 17-year-old in 2002, Lindsey Vonn has become one of the most decorated alpine skiers in history, winning three Olympic medals and a record 82 World Cup races. Here, she reflects on the highs and lows of an incredible career and what she hopes her legacy will be.
    02 Jan 2019 | Olympic News, VONN, Lindsey, Alpine Skiing, United States of America
  • News | Olympic News

    “It’s part of our company’s heritage to fight the odds and defy barriers to achieve meaningful progress” Samsung’s Stephanie Choi on the TOP Partnership’s shared values and goals

    Samsung’s relationship with the Olympic Movement began at the Olympic Games Seoul 1988. The company is committed to support the Olympic Agenda 2020 by enhancing the athlete experience at the Olympic Games and engaging young fans around the world through its advanced mobile technologies.
    06 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Samsung, Sponsors
  • Picabo Street: Remembering Lillehammer | Video

    Picabo Street: Remembering Lillehammer

    One of the leading lights of women’s Alpine skiing in the 1990s, Picabo Street was crowned Olympic super-G champion at Nagano 1998. However, in the latest instalment of our Words of Olympians series, the American reveals her most treasured memory remains the downhill silver medal she captured in Lillehammer four years earlier.
  • News | Olympic News

    The International Olympic Committee at 125

    On the 125th anniversary of the creation of the IOC, the Olympic Review traces the history of the organisation, and speaks to IOC President Thomas Bach and IOC Honorary President Jacques Rogge to understand how, in spite of various challenges, the values that underpin the Olympic Games remain as relevant today as ever.
    23 Jun 2019 | Olympic News, IOC News
  • News | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy

    Salt Lake City 2002: from adversity to success

    The Olympic Winter Games Salt Lake City 2002 were delivered successfully and served as a springboard for growing winter sport and bringing more major sporting events to the state of Utah, despite taking place following a set of unique and challenging circumstances, including terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001, an economic recession and a crisis related to the Olympic host election process, which led to a major reform of the process.
    22 Oct 2020 | Salt Lake City 2002 Legacy
  • News | Calgary 1988

    When Alberto Tomba burst onto the Olympic scene 32 years ago…

    He is one of the greatest Alpine skiers in history. Alberto Tomba competed in his first Games at Calgary in 1988, and within the space of 48 hours, between 25 and 27 February, he won the giant slalom and the slalom. He became “La Bomba”, a huge star in Italy and within his sport, and continued to produce stellar performances for the next 10 years.
    27 Feb 2020 | Olympic News, TOMBA, Alberto, Italy, Alpine Skiing, Calgary 1988, Albertville 1992, Lillehammer 1994, Nagano 1998
  • News | Turin 2006

    When Kjetil André Aamodt started his golden quest

    With eight Olympic podium places and four gold medals, no one has topped this achievement in Olympic Alpine skiing. From his first to his last title, Kjetil André Aamodt was a Super-G champion who turned expectations on their head. From the young 19-year-old unknown in Albertville 1992, to the 34-year-old outsider in Turin fourteen years later, he had to believe in himself when no one else did.
    18 Feb 2020 | Olympic News, Norway, Alpine Skiing, Albertville 1992, Turin 2006
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