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  • News | YOG

    The YOG stars who shone brightly in 2020

    Olympic.org looks back at some of the most impressive achievements of former Youth Olympic Games (YOG) athletes in 2020.
    12 Jan 2021 | Olympic News, YOG
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Relive the best moments of Lausanne 2020

    One year on from the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Lausanne 2020, olympic.org looks back at some of the highlights from the Games.
    08 Jan 2021 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020
  • News | IOC News

    Refugee athletes give back to their communities

    While attempting to qualify for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 in 2021, many of the 51 Refugee Athlete Scholarship-holders are balancing intense training schedules with efforts to give back to their host communities and support fellow refugees in navigating the additional challenges caused the COVID-19 pandemic. Here, we put the spotlight on four inspirational projects that are showing other refugees what’s possible.
    04 Dec 2020 | Olympic News, IOC News, Refugee Olympic Team
  • News | Olympic News

    Breaking barriers: Pole vault’s four 6m-men on reaching for the sky

    In the first of a new three-part series, four of the six pole vaulters competing today to have broken the magical 6m mark – Armand Duplantis, Renaud Lavillenie, Sam Kendricks and Piotr Lisek – come together to reveal just how they are jumping higher than many thought possible.
    24 Nov 2020 | Olympic News, Athletics, Sweden, France, United States of America, Poland, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo
  • News | Olympic News

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    Even for the truly legendary Larry Bird, a 12-time NBA All-star and three-time MVP (the NBA’s most valuable player) award winner, playing at the Barcelona 1992 Olympic Games was something indescribable.
    16 Nov 2020 |
  • News | Olympic News

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    Even for the truly legendary Larry Bird, a 12-time NBA All-star and three-time MVP (the NBA’s most valuable player) award winner, playing at the Barcelona 1992 Olympic Games was something indescribable.
    16 Nov 2020 |
  • News | Los Angeles 1932

    Former winger Khalid relives Pakistan’s golden age of Olympic hockey

    Pakistan have earned 10 Olympic medals in total – and eight of them were won by their powerhouse men’s hockey side. Few teams are remembered with more affection than their last gold-medal winners, from Los Angeles 1984. Hameed Khalid, the side’s star down the left wing, recalls an extraordinary journey from playing street ball to the top of the Olympic podium.
    16 Nov 2020 | Olympic News, Los Angeles 1984, Pakistan, Hockey
  • News | YOG

    Masters of the Greens: Golf’s greatest YOG moments

    As the world’s leading male golfers vie for the prestigious green jacket at this month’s Masters Tournament, which gets underway at Augusta National Golf Club on 12 November, olympic.org looks back at the sport’s highlights from the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Nanjing 2014 and Buenos Aires 2018.
    12 Nov 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Golf
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