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  • News | YOG

    YOG spirit lives on in Innsbruck

    Seven years may have passed since the inaugural Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) were held in Innsbruck in 2012, but the Austrian city is still experiencing the benefits of hosting the YOG.
    05 Feb 2019 | Olympic News, YOG, Innsbruck 2012
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    One year on, legacy vision for PyeongChang 2018 venues is taking shape

    One of the key pledges of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 organisers was to create venues that were sustainable and would provide a legacy that would see them contribute to the local region long after the Games had finished, in terms of both establishing it as a winter sports hub and enhancing its overall infrastructure.
    04 Feb 2019 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Legacy
  • News | Montreal 1976

    Snapped: reflections and revelations on Comaneci’s perfect 10

    The sight of the 1.5m 14-year-old gymnast Nadia Comaneci standing next to a digital scoreboard showing a mark of 1.00 at the Olympic Games Montreal 1976 is one of the most instantly recognisable sporting images of all time. The watching world quickly realised what it had witnessed: the first perfect routine by a gymnast in Olympic history. For the Romanian, it took a little longer to register. 
    31 Jan 2019 | Olympic News, Montreal 1976, Artistic Gymnastics, COMANECI, Nadia
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Tokyo 2020 unveils its Olympic test event schedule

    The events held at all the competition venues for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad will really get going in June 2019, and will continue through to May next year. To mark this period, the Organising Committee has chosen a catchy slogan: “Ready, Steady, Tokyo”.
    30 Jan 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020
  • News | Olympic News

    A quadruple Axel in competition? “Not anytime soon” for world champion Nathan Chen

    There are still landmark achievements to come in figure skating. As the discipline evolves, the number of quadruple jumps is increasing; but there is one that has never yet been performed: the quadruple Axel, already the most difficult jump as a triple. Nathan Chen, the 2018 world champion and quad specialist, does not think anyone will achieve this anytime soon. 
    25 Jan 2019 | Olympic News, Figure Skating, PyeongChang 2018, United States of America
  • News | YOG

    “What I learnt at the YOG”

    As the International Day of Education is marked around the world on 24 January, we hear what athletes have learnt from their experiences at previous editions of the Youth Olympic Games (YOG).
    24 Jan 2019 | Olympic News, YOG
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