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  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games detailed events schedule announced

    Get your diaries out – it’s starting to feel very real: Tokyo 2020 today announced the order of events for each sporting session at next summer’s Olympic Games. Featuring a record 33 sports and 339 events, there will be more opportunities than ever to go to the Games and watch world-class athletes in action. 
    16 Apr 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020
  • News | Women in Sport

    Celebrating #WomenInSport on International #WomensDay

    On International Women’s Day (8 March), the International Olympic Committee (IOC) salutes all those contributing to the advancement of women and girls in and through sport. It’s a team effort. But working together with the Olympic Movement and partners, the IOC knows sport can inspire the necessary change and lead the way.
    08 Mar 2019 | Olympic News, Women in Sport, IOC News
  • News | Women in Sport

    Gwladys Épangue – A flagbearer for women’s sport, and a whole lot more

    Gwladys Épangue has had a remarkable international taekwondo career, with a record of achievements that includes an Olympic medal, five World Championship podium finishes, including two titles, four European titles and 15 French national championship victories. Today, she is a member of the Paris 2024 Organising Committee Athletes’ Commission, having served as Chef de Mission for the French delegation at the YOG in Buenos Aires, and works as head of communications for her federation. As she explains here, developing women’s sport is one of her priorities. 
    06 Mar 2019 | Olympic News, France, Women in Sport, Taekwondo
  • News | YOG

    Former YOG stars end 2018 in style

    As the sporting year came to an end in December, a host of former Youth Olympic Games (YOG) athletes were busy demonstrating their talents at some of the biggest events in their sports.
    11 Jan 2019 | Olympic News
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Formidable fighters provide vision of taekwondo’s future

    The taekwondo stars of tomorrow showed the world what they are capable of across five days of exciting competition at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018. Sharing the golds out at the Youth Olympic Park’s Oceania Pavilion were fighters from Russia, the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Republic of Korea, Thailand and Morocco. 
    28 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Taekwondo
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Athletes making the most of their skills at the YOG

    With many competitions having finished at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018, athletes have been using their free time to access a range of educational activities available to them at the Youth Olympic Village. At the Athlete365 Space, the Olympic Solidarity and Career+ teams have been providing expert advice on the support services that athletes can access to use to further their careers on and off the field of play.
    17 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Olympic Solidarity, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Day 6: What’s been happening at the YOG

    Check out our latest snapshot to discover what’s been going on during the sixth day of the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018…
    12 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Thrilling climax as Aboufaras and Khosravi seal taekwondo golds

    Morocco’s Fátima-Ezzahra Aboufaras and Iran’s Mohammadali Khosravi picked up the last two gold medals of the taekwondo competition, the women’s 63kg and men’s 73kg categories respectively, on day five at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
    11 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Taekwondo, Morocco, Islamic Republic of Iran
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