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  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Germany complete luge double thanks to sacrifice and unity

    Germany’s lugers continued their hot streak on the frozen St. Moritz Olympia Bob Run when men’s doubles team Moritz Jaeger and Valentin Steudte won their nation's second gold medal of the day.
    17 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Germany, Luge
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Caeleb Dressel: Sights Set on Tokyo

    Born in August 1996, a few days after the Closing Ceremony of the Atlanta Games, American Caeleb Dressel seems poised for Olympic glory in Tokyo in 2020. At the Gwangju World Championships in Korea, he once again demonstrated the extent of his talent by winning six gold medals. He has undoubtedly become the swimming world’s new leading talent.
    23 Aug 2019 | Olympic News, Swimming, United States of America
  • 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
  • News | Olympism in Action Forum

    Olympism in Action Forum to look at trends that affect future of sport

    Over 1,600 participants from all walks of life are to take part this week in the Olympism in Action Forum taking place on 5 and 6 October in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Olympism in Action Forum is a direct result of the Olympic Agenda 2020 reforms and takes place ahead of the Youth Olympic Games 2018. The two-day event will create a platform for diverse voices to share thinking and ideas on the overarching trends that affect the future of sport. The Olympism in Action Forum is an invitation from the IOC to welcome more people into the conversation.
    02 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Press Release, IOC News, Olympism in Action Forum
  • News | YOG

    Valéry de Falbaire: Fighting diabetes in the gym

    Currently spearheading a mission to tackle obesity and diabetes on Rodrigues Island in Mauritius as part of the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Young Change-Makers+ Programme, Valéry de Falbaire talks about workouts, well-being and his role as a Young Change-Maker at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Nanjing 2014.
    21 Nov 2017 | Olympic News, YOG, Panasonic
  • News | RIO 2016

    Experience wins the day in Rio 2016 road cycling time trials

    On 10 August 2016, the road cycling time trials in Rio saw two seasoned champions roll back the years. Switzerland’s Fabian Cancellara won the men’s gold for the second time before retiring while 43-year-old Kristin Armstrong of the USA sealed an Olympic treble.
    04 Oct 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Cycling Road
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