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  • News | Lillehammer 2016

    Sotnikova builds foundations in Innsbruck for success in Sochi

    After winning a silver medal at the inaugural Winter Youth Olympic Games in 2012, Adelina Sotnikova became Russia’s first-ever female Olympic figure skating champion in Sochi two years later.
    01 Feb 2016 | Lillehammer 2016, YOG, Olympic News
  • News | Lillehammer 2016

    Lillehammer 2016 aims to ‘Go Beyond and Create Tomorrow’

    Promising young athletes from all over the world will gather in the Norwegian town of Lillehammer from 12 to 21 February 2016 for the second edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games.
    23 Dec 2015 | Lillehammer 2016, YOG, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Friday 23 February

    The women’s figure skating competition reaches its conclusion with the free skate at the Gangneung Ice Arena. Elsewhere there are golds to be won in the men’s 4x7.5km biathlon relay, the women’s ski cross, and the men’s 1,000m in speed skating. Also up for grabs is the men’s curling bronze.
    23 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | Sochi 2014

    From YOG to Sochi and beyond!

    One year ago, over 60 young athletes who broke onto the scene at the first ever Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Innsbruck in 2012 went on to make their Olympic debut at Sochi 2014. For a small number, their Olympic star was burning bright as they became Olympic champions, for the other “Yoggies”, they gave it their best shot and carried the legacy of the YOG through to the Olympic stage.
    09 Feb 2015 | Sochi 2014, YOG, Olympic News
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Youth Olympic Games inspire Sochi successes

    Many of the athletes competing at Sochi 2014 gained their first taste of intense international competition in their mid-to-late teens at the inaugural Winter Youth Olympic Games, held in Innsbruck (AUT) in 2012. Immersed in an Olympic adventure, they learned crucial values, rubbed shoulders with participants from all over the globe, and experienced the joy of appearing on podiums in a unique environment.
    06 Mar 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News
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