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  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Sandro Viletta: “So happy to have an Olympic event in Switzerland at last!”

    Crowned Olympic champion in the super combined in 2014 in Sochi 2014 after an incredible recovery, Sandro Viletta is today a coach who is very happy to see the Games back in Switzerland at last. At Lausanne 2020, he will be an attentive athlete role model ready to help young skiers from all over the world.
    22 Dec 2019 | Olympic News, Switzerland, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Skiing
  • News | YOG

    Young Change-Maker Betsmara Cruz: “Promoting healthy living in Puerto Rico”

    Ahead of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) tomorrow (April 6), we highlight Betsmara’s work in Puerto Rico. A former international swimmer and her country’s Young Change-Maker (YCM) at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Nanjing 2014, she is now spearheading an ambitious social project to tackle childhood obesity on her native Caribbean island as part of the IOC’s global YCM+ programme.
    05 Apr 2019 | Olympic News, YOG
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Hirscher and Shiffrin lead the way in Alpine skiing’s technical events

    Making the headlines in the Alpine skiing technical events at PyeongChang 2018 was Austria’s Marcel Hirscher, who landed the men’s combined and giant slalom titles, and the USA’s Mikaela Shiffrin, who added giant slalom gold to the slalom crown she won at Sochi 2014 before taking silver in the women’s combined behind Switzerland’s Michelle Gisin. Swedish skiers excelled in the slalom events, as Frida Hansdotter won the women’s and Andre Myhrer the men’s, while the inaugural mixed team event went to Switzerland.
    29 Mar 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Alpine Skiing
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Thursday 22 February

    On the ice today, the women’s ice hockey final, the men’s curling semi-finals, the short track men’s 500m, women’s 1,000m and men’s 5,000m relay finals take centre stage. On the snow, meanwhile, there are gold medals to be won in the women’s Big Air, men’s Alpine skiing slalom, the women’s Alpine Combined, the women’s biathlon relay, the team relay large hill/4x5km in Nordic combined, and the men’s ski halfpipe final.
    22 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Majestic Marcel untouchable in giant slalom

    Marcel Hirscher won a second gold medal at PyeongChang 2018 after leaving the Alpine skiing giant slalom field in his wake with another technical masterclass. The Austrian posted a combined time of 2:18.04, a full 1.27 seconds ahead of Norwegian Henrik Kristoffersen, who won silver, and Alexis Pinturault from France, who claimed bronze.
    18 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Alpine Skiing, Austria
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Sunday 18 February

    Men's snow events dominate the programme today, with Alpine skiing's giant slalom, biathlon's 15km mass start, freestyle skiing’s slopestyle and aerials, and the cross-country skiing relay. The only women’s medal event is the high-octane 500m speed skating.
    18 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Speed skater Kramer reveals secret to his golden mastery

    Speed skater Sven Kramer (NED) has won his fourth Olympic Winter Games gold medal, and his third consecutive 5,000m title. Now he hopes for yet another gold medal at PyeongChang 2018 when he competes in the 10,000m tomorrow.
    14 Feb 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Olympic News, Speed Skating, KRAMER, Sven, Netherlands
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Hirscher ends wait for gold in men’s Alpine combined

    Austrian slalom specialist Marcel Hirscher turned in the fastest run during the second leg of the men’s Alpine combined event at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre on Tuesday 13 February at PyeongChang 2018.
    13 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, Alpine Skiing, PyeongChang 2018, France
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Tuesday 13 February

    No fewer than eight Olympic champions will be crowned during the course of the day: in the men’s combined in Alpine skiing, the men’s and women’s sprint classic in cross-country skiing, the women’s snowboard halfpipe, the women’s 500m short track, the men’s 1,500m in speed skating, the all new curling mixed doubles event and the women’s luge singles.
    13 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Team player Worley ready for multi-medal challenge at PyeongChang 2018

    As well as being the reigning world champion in giant slalom, Tessa Worley is a member of the French quartet that holds the world title in the team event, which is set to make its Olympic debut in 2018. Moreover, her strong recent showings in the super-G suggest she will be in the running for as many as three medals in PyeongChang.
    11 Dec 2017 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, France, Alpine Skiing
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