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  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Mikaela Shiffrin and Sofia Goggia give advice to YOG skiers

    Olympic champions Mikaela Shiffrin and Sofia Goggia know what it takes to reach the top in Alpine skiing. Their advice to all YOG skiers ahead of the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020 is simple: be true to yourself, have fun and be patient.
    07 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Alpine Skiing
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    The alpine skiing events on display at the Youth Olympic Games

    Five Alpine Skiing disciplines will feature at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games in January: Slalom, Giant Slalom, Super G, Alpine Combined and Parallel Mixed Team.
    06 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Alpine Skiing, Sport guides
  • 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 | Tokyo 2020

    World’s best canoeists give brand new Tokyo course the thumbs up

    Japan’s first-ever purpose-built canoe slalom centre came under the spotlight over the weekend as the test event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games took place – with world-class athletes giving the venue their seal of approval.
    28 Oct 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, Tokyo 2020 test events, Canoe Slalom
  • News | YOG

    #YOGWatch: YOG stars shine in September

    Olympic.org picks out some of the most eye-catching performances from former Youth Olympic Games (YOG) athletes in recent weeks, as the YOG continue to provide a springboard to the international stage.
    15 Oct 2019 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG
  • News | YOG

    YOG a family affair for Esposito clan

    After attending the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 as a Young Change-Maker, Rio 2016 modern pentathlon gold medallist Chloe Esposito talks to Olympic.org about her family’s strong ties to the YOG
    03 Sep 2019 | Olympic News, Modern Pentathlon, Australia, YOG
  • News | RIO 2016

    Three years on, Rio 2016 venues keep the Olympic spirit alive

    Three years ago, the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games Rio 2016 mesmerised people around the world. Since then, despite the political, economic and social challenges affecting Brazil, the benefits created by the Games have kept the Olympic spirit alive. Today, many of the Olympic venues that witnessed unforgettable sporting performances in 2016 continue to be at the heart of local and international action.
    03 Aug 2019 | Olympic News, RIO 2016, Legacy
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Tokyo 2020 continues to show strong momentum amid growing excitement for the Games

    On the eve of the One-Year-To-Go milestone, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has confirmed to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), during its tenth Project Review (22-23 July), that preparations for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 continue to be on track and that excitement for the Games is growing, engaging millions across the country. 
    23 Jul 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, IOC News
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