skip to content

Displaying 31-40 of 3240
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Japan claims fourth speed skating medal in St. Moritz

    The 1500m speed skating competition is a lung burner: three-and-three-quarter laps of full-throttle racing that leaves the body and mind in agony.
    13 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Speed Skating
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Alpine skier Chinupun at forefront of Thailand's winter sport revolution

    Thirteen months ago Thailand’s Nichakan Chinupun had never seen snow. Now she is a bonafide Winter Youth Olympian, having completed both runs to finish 37th out of a starting list of 78 athletes in the Alpine skiing women’s giant slalom on Sunday.
    13 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, YOG, Alpine Skiing, Thailand
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Japan and Netherlands grab first speed skating golds of Lausanne 2020

    The speed skating competition at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games exploded into life with gold medals for Yamamoto Yudai (JPN) and Isabel Grevelt (NED) in the men’s and women's 500m races.
    12 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Speed Skating
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Raising awareness at the YOG

    Athletes have not only come to the 3rd Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) to compete. There are also a range of educational activities on offer at the Youth Olympic Villages in Lausanne and St. Moritz, led by the IOC and designed to help the young athletes succeed in their sporting and non-sporting careers.
    12 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    US speed skater Jordan Stolz thrives on chaos and calm

    It takes confidence and razor-sharp focus to race around a frozen lake at speeds of 50km per hour. Fortunately, Jordan Stolz (USA) has both.
    12 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Speed Skating
back to top Fr