July 30, 2016

Refugee Olympic Team visit Christ the Redeemer statue

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. – STORY Seven of the ten athletes that make up the Refugee Olympic Team visited the Christ the Redeemer Statue.   Rami Anis, Country of origin – Syria; host...

July 24, 2016

IOC President Thomas Bach announces Executive Board decision on participation of Russian athletes at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. DECISION OF THE IOC EXECUTIVE BOARD CONCERNING THE PARTICIPATION OF RUSSIAN ATHLETES IN THE OLYMPIC GAMES RIO 2016. The IOC Executive Board (EB) has today further studied...

July 19, 2016

IOC President Thomas Bach reacts to the McLaren report.

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. STORY SCRIPT IOC President Thomas Bach reacts to the findings of the McLaren report.  

June 3, 2016

Syrian refugee, Rami Anis, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.   STORY SCRIPT Syrian refugee Rami Anis has been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be part of the Refugee Olympic Team (ROT) at the Olympic Games Rio...

June 3, 2016

South Sudanese refugee, James Nyang Chiengjiek, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. STORY SCRIPT South Sudanese refugee James Nyang Chiengjiek has been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be part of the Refugee Olympic Team (ROT) at the Olympic...

June 3, 2016

South Sudanese refugee, Rose Nathike Lokonyen, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. STORY SCRIPT Fourteen years after leaving her home country, South Sudanese refugee Rose Nathike Lokonyen has been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be part of...

June 3, 2016

South Sudanese refugee, Paulo Amotun Lokoro, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. STORY SCRIPT South Sudanese refugee Paulo Amotun Lokoro has been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be part of the Refugee Olympic Team (ROT) at the Olympic...

June 3, 2016

South Sudanese refugee, Yiech Pur Biel, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. STORY SCRIPT South Sudanese refugee Yiech Pur Biel has been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be part of the Refugee Olympic Team (ROT) at the Olympic Games...

June 3, 2016

Democratic Republic of the Congo refugee duo Popole Misenga and Yolande Mabika selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.   STORY SCRIPT Democratic Republic of the Congo judokas Popole Misenga and Yolande Mabika have been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be part of the...

June 3, 2016

Ethiopian refugee, Yonas Kinde, selected for Refugee Olympic Team for Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.   STORY SCRIPT Ethiopian refugee Yonas Kinde has been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be part of the Refugee Olympic Team (ROT) at the Olympic Games...

June 3, 2016

Syrian refugee, Yusra Mardini, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.   STORY SCRIPT   Ten months after fleeing the Syrian capital of Damascus, Syrian refugee swimmer Yusra Mardini has been selected together with nine fellow...

June 3, 2016

South Sudanese refugee, Anjelina Nadai Lohalith, selected for Refugee Olympic Team at Olympic Games Rio 2016

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. STORY SCRIPT South Sudanese refugee Anjelina Nadai Lohalith has been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be part of the Refugee Olympic Team (ROT) at the...

May 18, 2016

IOC President Thomas Bach calls for anyone with information on doping to come forward immediately. It comes as the IOC announces preliminary results of Beijing 2008 sample retests.

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

April 29, 2016

Olympic flame brings message of hope and peace to UN Headquarters in Geneva before making its way to Brazil

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. STORY The Olympic flame has visited the United Nations headquarters in Geneva on its way to Brazil from Greece to begin the Brazilian Torch Relay. The flame was carried...

April 27, 2016

The Olympic Flame officially handed over to Rio 2016 – 100 days before the Opening Ceremony at Maracanã Stadium on 5 August

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. The Olympic Games Rio 2016 Torch Relay will begin its next chapter after the Olympic flame was handed to the delegation of the Olympic Games Rio 2016 on Wednesday...

April 26, 2016

Syrian refugee Ibrahim Al Hussein carries the Olympic Games Rio 2016 Torch through Greek refugee camp

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. Ibrahim Al Hussein, a Syrian refugee-athlete, has carried the Olympic flame through the Eleonas Open Reception Centre in Athens as part of the Rio 2016 Torch Relay. The...

April 21, 2016

IOC President Thomas Bach says the Olympic Games in Rio will deliver a message of hope in troubled times – Rio 2016 flame lit

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. IOC President Thomas Bach says the Olympic Games Rio 2016 ‘will be a message of hope in troubled times’ as the Olympic Torch Relay gets underway. The Rio 2016 flame...

April 1, 2016

IOC President Thomas Bach says the role sport plays in promoting peace is not to be underestimated

The role sport plays in fostering peace is not to be underestimated says IOC President Thomas Bach speaking ahead of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP). The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free...

March 17, 2016

Yusra Mardini, Syrian refugee swimmer attempts to qualify for the Olympic Games Rio 2016.

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge. STORY SCRIPT Seven months after fleeing the Syrian capital of Damascus, Syrian refugee swimmer Yusra Mardini is hoping to qualify for the Olympic Games Rio 2016. The...

February 21, 2016

Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games comes to an end after 10 days of competition

The Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympics has come to a close after 10 days of competition. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 21, 2016

Last gold medal of Lillehammer 2016 won by the United States of America in the Men’s Ice Hockey

The United States of America have won the final gold medal of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in the Men’s Ice Hockey. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 21, 2016

Mixed NOC duo from Japan and Switzerland claim Lillehammer 2016 gold in the Curling Mixed Doubles

Athletes from Japan and Switzerland have combined to win gold in the Curling Mixed Doubles. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 21, 2016

Lillehammer 2016 Biathlon Mixed Relay gold won by Norway

Norway has won its fourth gold medal of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in the Biathlon Mixed Relay. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 21, 2016

Sweden win Women’s Ice Hockey gold at Lillehammer 2016

Sweden has won the Women’s Ice Hockey gold at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 20, 2016

Jamaica’s Daniel Mayhew becomes first athlete from the Caribbean country to compete at a Winter Youth Olympic Games

Daniel Mayhew has become the first athlete from Jamaica to represent the Caribbean country at the Winter Youth Olympic Games, competing in the Men’s Monobob. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 20, 2016

Germany complete domination of Bobsleigh Individual Monobob at Lillehammer 2016 with Jonas Jannusch claiming the Men’s title

Jonas Jannusch has completed Germany’s domination of the Bobsleigh Individual Monobob event at Lillehammer 2016 by winning the Men’s event. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 20, 2016

Four nations come together at Lillehammer 2016 to win Short Track Speed Skating Mixed NOC Team Relay gold

Athletes from four NOC’s have combined to win gold in the Short Track Speed Skating Mixed NOC Team Relay at Lillehammer 2016. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 20, 2016

Germany’s Laura Nolte wins the first ever Youth Olympic Games Women’s Bobsleigh Monobob title at Lillehammer 2016

The first Winter Youth Olympic Games Women’s Bobsleigh Monobob title has been won by Germany’s Laura Nolte at Lillehammer 2016. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 20, 2016

Germany wins Alpine Skiing Parallel Mixed Team gold at Lillehammer 2016

Germany have won gold in the Alpine Skiing Parallel Mixed Team event at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 19, 2016

Men’s Individual Skeleton title taken by the Russian Federation’s Evgenii Rukosuev

The Russian Federation’s Evgenii Rukosuev has won gold in the Men’s Individual Skeleton at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 19, 2016

The Russian Federation’s Lana Prusakova takes the first ever YOG Ladies’ Freestyle Skiing Slopestyle gold at Lillehammer 2016

The first ever Youth Olympic Games Ladies’ Freestyle Skiing Slopestyle title has been won by the Russian Federation’s Lana Prusakova at Lillehammer 2016. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 19, 2016

Manuel Traninger wins Austria’s second gold of Lillehammer 2016 in the Men’s Alpine Skiing Slalom

Austria’s Manuel Traninger has won gold in the Men’s Alpine Skiing Slalom at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 19, 2016

Norway claim gold in the Men’s Freestyle Skiing Slopestyle at Lillehammer thanks to Birk Ruud

Norway have won their 17th medal of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games with Birk Ruud taking gold in the Men’s Freestyle Skiing Slopestyle. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 19, 2016

The United States of America’s Chloe Kim wins second gold of Lillehammer 2016 in Ladies’ Snowboard Slopestyle

The United States of America’s Chloe Kim has won her second gold of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in the Ladies’ Snowboard Slopestyle. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 19, 2016

The United States of America complete Snowboard Slopestyle domination at Lillehammer 2016 with Jake Pates claiming gold in the Men’s event

The United States of America has dominated the Snowboard Slopestyle at Lillehammer 2016 with Jake Pates claiming gold in the Men’s event. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 19, 2016

Ashleigh Fay Pittaway wins Great Britain’s second gold of Lillehammer 2016 in Women’s Individual Skeleton

Ashleigh Fay Pittaway has won Great Britain’s second gold of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in the Women’s Individual Skeleton. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 18, 2016

Eduard Casaneanu wins Romania’s first ever Winter Youth Olympic Games medal after winning gold in the Men’s Ice Hockey Skills Challenge at Lillehammer 2016

Eduard Casaneanu has won Romania’s first ever Winter Youth Olympic Games medal after winning gold in the Men’s Ice Hockey Skills Challenge at Lillehammer 2016. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 15, 2016

Youth Olympic Games Ambassador ‘Queen’ Yuna Kim visits Lillehammer 2016

Figure skating legend and Youth Olympic Games ambassador, Yuna Kim, has visited the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 18, 2016

Switzerland’s Aline Danioth becomes first Winter Youth Olympic Games athlete to win four Alpine Skiing medals with gold in the Ladies’ Alpine Skiing Slalom

Aline Danioth, of Switzerland, has become the first athlete to win four medals from the Winter Youth Olympic Games Alpine Skiing events after winning gold in the Ladies’ Slalom at Lillehammer 2016. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online...

February 18, 2016

The Republic of Korea’s Magnus Kim wins his second gold of Lillehammer 2016 in Men’s Cross-Country Skiing Free 10km

The Republic of Korea’s Magnus Kim has won his second gold of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in the Men’s Cross- Country Skiing Free 10km. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 18, 2016

Slovenia continue Ski Jumping success with gold in the Mixed Team event at Lillehammer 2016

Slovenia have continued their Ski Jumping success at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games with gold in the Mixed Team event. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 18, 2016

The Russian Federation’s Maya Yakunina wins Ladies’ Cross-Country Skiing 5km Free gold at Lillehammer 2016

Maya Yakunina has won the Russian Federation’s fourth gold at Lillehammer 2016 in the Ladies’ Cross-Country Skiing 5km Free. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 17, 2016

People’s Republic of China win gold in first ever YOG Biathlon Single Mixed Relay event at Lillehammer 2016

The People’s Republic of China have won the first ever Winter Youth Olympics gold medal in the Biathlon Single Mixed Relay at Lillehammer 2016. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 17, 2016

Four nations combine to win first ever Youth Olympic Games Speed Skating Mixed NOC Team Sprint gold 

Athletes from Mongolia, Italy, People’s Republic of China and the Republic of Korea have combined to claim gold in the first ever Winter Youth Olympics Speed Skating Mixed NOC event at Lillehammer 2016. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and...

February 17, 2016

Canada win Curling gold in the Mixed Team event at Lillehammer 2016

The Curling Mixed Team event has been won by Canada at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 16, 2016

Ema Klinec from Slovenia wins Ladies’ Ski Jump gold at Lillehammer 2016

Slovenia’s Ema Klinec has won gold in the Ladies’ Ski Jumping at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 16, 2016

Slovenia confirm Individual Ski Jump double with Bor Pavlovcic taking Men’s gold at Lillehammer 2016

Bor Pavlovcic has completed Slovenia’s domination of the Individual Ski Jumping event by claiming Men’s gold at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 16, 2016

Ice Hockey Women’s Skills Challenge gold won by Sena Takenaka from Japan at Lillehammer 2016

Japan’s Sena Takenaka has won gold in the Ice Hockey Women’s Skills Challenge at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 16, 2016

Polina Tsurskaya wins Ladies’ Figure Skating Free Skating for the Russian Federation

Russian Federation’s Polina Tsurskaya has won gold in the Ladies’ Figure Skating Free Skating event at Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 16, 2016

Russian duo Anastasia Shpilevaya and Grigory Smirnov win gold in Figure Skating Ice Dance at Lillehammer 2016

The duo of Anastasia Shpilevaya and Grigory Smirnov have won Russia’s second Figure Skating gold medal of Lillehammer 2016 in the Ice Dance. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 16, 2016

First ever Team Ski-Snowboard Cross gold won by Germany at Lillehammer 2016

Germany has won the first ever Winter Youth Olympic Games gold medal in the Team Ski-Snowboard Cross event. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 15, 2016

Russian duo Ekaterina Borisova and Dmitry Sopot win Figure Skating Pairs Free Skating gold at Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

Russian pair Ekaterina Borisova and Dmitry Sopot have won gold in the Figure Skating Pairs Free Skating at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 15, 2016

Reece Howden claims gold at Lillehammer 2016 in the Men’s Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross for Canada

Canada’s Reece Howden has won gold in the Men’s Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 15, 2016

Switzerland’s Talina Gantenbein wins gold in Ladies’ Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross at Lillehammer 2016

The Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games Ladies’ Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross title has been won by Switzerland’s Talina Gantenbein. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 15, 2016

Jake Vedder wins the United States of America’s seventh Lillehammer 2016 gold in the Men’s Snowboard Cross

Jake Vedder has won the United States of America’s seventh gold medal of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in the Men’s Snowboard Cross. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 15, 2016

Ladies’ Snowboard Cross gold won by France’s Manon Petit at Lillehammer 2016

France’s Manon Petit has won gold in the Ladies’ Snowboard Cross at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 15, 2016

Republic of Korea confirm Speed Skating 1500m double with Min Seok Kim taking Men’s gold at Lillehammer 2016

Min Seok Kim has won the Men’s Speed Skating 1500m gold at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 15, 2016

Republic of Korea’s Ji Woo Park wins Ladies’ Speed Skating 1500m gold at Lillehammer 2016

Ji Woo Park of the Republic of Korea has won gold in the Ladies’ Speed Skating 1500m at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 14, 2016

Switzerland’s Aline Danioth wins second medal of Lillehammer 2016 with gold in Ladies’ Alpine Skiing Combined Slalom

Swiss athlete Aline Danioth has won her second medal of Lillehammer 2016 by claiming gold in the Ladies’ Alpine Skiing Combined Slalom. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 14, 2016

River Radamus wins his second gold medal of Lillehammer 2016 for the United States of America

The United States of America skier River Radamus has won his second gold medal of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 14, 2016

Republic of Korea complete Short Track Speed Skating 1000m double with Daeheon Hwang winning gold

Republic of Korea have recorded the double in the Short Track Speed Skating 1000m after Daeheon Hwang claimed gold in the Men’s event. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 14, 2016

The United States of America’s Birk Irving claims Men’s Skiing Freestyle Halfpipe gold at Lillehammer 2016

Birk Irving has claimed gold in the Men’s Skiing Freestyle Halfpipe at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 14, 2016

Madison Rowlands wins Great Britain’s first Lillehammer 2016 gold in Ladies’ Skiing Freestyle Halfpipe

Great Britain has won its first Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games medal after Madison Rowlands claimed gold in the Ladies’ Skiing Freestyle Halfpipe. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 14, 2016

Jiyoo Kim claims Short Track Speed Skating 1000m gold for Republic of Korea at Lillehammer 2016

Republic of Korea’s Jiyoo Kim has won gold in the Ladies’ Short Track Speed Skating 1000m at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 14, 2016

United States of America complete Snowboard Halfpipe double as Jake Pates takes gold at Lillehammer 2016

Gold for Jake Pates in the Men’s Snowboard Halfpipe has completed the United States of America’s double in the event. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 14, 2016

Chloe Kim claims United States of America’s second gold at Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

United States of America snowboarder Chloe Kim has claimed gold in the Ladies’ Snowboard Halfpipe. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 13, 2016

Republic of Korea’s Min Sun Kim takes the Ladies’ 500m Speed Skating gold medal at Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

Min Sun Kim from the Republic of Korea has won gold at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in the Ladies’ 500m Speed Skating. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 13, 2016

River Radamus wins United States of America’s first gold medal at Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

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February 13, 2016

Austria’s Nadine Fest claims gold in the Ladies’ Alpine Skiing Super-G at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

Nadine Fest from Austria has claimed the gold medal in the Ladies’ Alpine Skiing Super-G at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 13, 2016

Republic of Korea’s Magnus Kim wins first ever Men’s Cross Country Skiing Cross Free gold at Lillehammer 2016

The first ever Men’s Cross Country Skiing Cross Free event at a Winter Youth Olympic Games has been won by Republic of Korea’s Magnus Kim. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 13, 2016

Moa Lundgren of Sweden wins the first gold of Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

Sweden’s Moa Lundgren has won the first gold of Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in the Ladies’ Cross-Country Skiing Cross Free. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

February 11, 2016

IOC President Thomas Bach arrives in Lillehammer, Norway for the Winter Youth Olympic Games

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February 12, 2016

IOC President Thomas Bach says he is “excited” for the sporting competition ahead after the Opening Ceremony for the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Winter Olympic Games.

The Winter Youth Olympic Games have officially started in Lillehammer Norway after 13,000 people attended the Opening Ceremony. The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

January 21, 2016

General Views of the sporting venues and the city of Lillehammer

The IOC offers the following Video News Release to all news agencies, broadcasters and online news platforms free of charge.

June 29, 2015

IOC Awards Discovery Communications European Broadcasts Rights for the Olympic Games

IOC awards all TV and multiplatform broadcast rights in Europe to Discovery and Eurosport for 2018-2024 Olympic Games Partners Biggest Live Global Sporting Event with Leading Global Media Company All Rights on All Screens Reaching Over 700 million People Across Europe More Games coverage than...

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    First ever Team Ski-Snowboard Cross gold won by Germany at Lillehammer 2016

  • February 16, 2016

    Polina Tsurskaya wins Ladies’ Figure Skating Free Skating for the Russian Federation

  • February 16, 2016

    Ema Klinec from Slovenia wins Ladies’ Ski Jump gold at Lillehammer 2016

  • February 16, 2016

    Ice Hockey Women’s Skills Challenge gold won by Sena Takenaka from Japan at Lillehammer 2016

  • February 16, 2016

    Slovenia confirm Individual Ski Jump double with Bor Pavlovcic taking Men’s gold at Lillehammer 2016

  • February 15, 2016

    Ladies’ Snowboard Cross gold won by France’s Manon Petit at Lillehammer 2016

  • February 15, 2016

    Jake Vedder wins the United States of America’s seventh Lillehammer 2016 gold in the Men’s...

  • February 15, 2016

    Republic of Korea confirm Speed Skating 1500m double with Min Seok Kim taking Men’s gold at...

  • February 15, 2016

    Republic of Korea’s Ji Woo Park wins Ladies’ Speed Skating 1500m gold at Lillehammer 2016

  • February 15, 2016

    Switzerland’s Talina Gantenbein wins gold in Ladies’ Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross at...

  • February 15, 2016

    Russian duo Ekaterina Borisova and Dmitry Sopot win Figure Skating Pairs Free Skating gold at...

  • February 15, 2016

    Youth Olympic Games Ambassador ‘Queen’ Yuna Kim visits Lillehammer 2016

  • February 15, 2016

    Reece Howden claims gold at Lillehammer 2016 in the Men’s Freestyle Skiing Ski Cross for Canada

  • February 14, 2016

    Jiyoo Kim claims Short Track Speed Skating 1000m gold for Republic of Korea at Lillehammer 2016

  • February 14, 2016

    United States of America complete Snowboard Halfpipe double as Jake Pates takes gold at Lillehammer 2016

  • February 14, 2016

    Chloe Kim claims United States of America’s second gold at Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

  • February 14, 2016

    Madison Rowlands wins Great Britain’s first Lillehammer 2016 gold in Ladies’ Skiing...

  • February 14, 2016

    Republic of Korea complete Short Track Speed Skating 1000m double with Daeheon Hwang winning gold

  • February 14, 2016

    Switzerland’s Aline Danioth wins second medal of Lillehammer 2016 with gold in Ladies’...

  • February 14, 2016

    The United States of America’s Birk Irving claims Men’s Skiing Freestyle Halfpipe gold at...

  • February 14, 2016

    River Radamus wins his second gold medal of Lillehammer 2016 for the United States of America

  • February 13, 2016

    Republic of Korea’s Magnus Kim wins first ever Men’s Cross Country Skiing Cross Free gold at...

  • February 13, 2016

    Austria’s Nadine Fest claims gold in the Ladies’ Alpine Skiing Super-G at the Lillehammer 2016...

  • February 13, 2016

    Moa Lundgren of Sweden wins the first gold of Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games

  • February 13, 2016

    Republic of Korea’s Min Sun Kim takes the Ladies’ 500m Speed Skating gold medal at Lillehammer...

  • February 13, 2016

    River Radamus wins United States of America’s first gold medal at Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth...

  • February 12, 2016

    IOC President Thomas Bach says he is “excited” for the sporting competition ahead after the Opening...

  • February 11, 2016

    IOC President Thomas Bach arrives in Lillehammer, Norway for the Winter Youth Olympic Games

  • January 21, 2016

    General Views of the sporting venues and the city of Lillehammer

  • December 6, 2015

    Hockey legend Luciana Aymar announced as Youth Olympic Games Ambassador for Buenos Aires 2018

  • August 27, 2015

    Yuna Kim says fair play is what young athletes should learn at Lillehammer 2016 during the Winter Youth...

  • July 31, 2015

    Lausanne elected host city for 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games

  • July 31, 2015

    Beijing Named host City of Olympic Winter Games 2022

  • June 29, 2015

    IOC Awards Discovery Communications European Broadcasts Rights for the Olympic Games

  • June 16, 2015

    Mats Zuccarello & Silje Norendal become Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games Ambassadors

  • January 6, 2015

    Almaty and Beijing Submit Candidature Files for 2022 Olympic Winter Games – Interviews

  • January 6, 2015

    Almaty and Beijing Submit Candidature Files for 2022 Olympic Winter Games

  • November 18, 2014

    Olympic Agenda 2020: Strategic Roadmap for the Future of the Olympic Movement Unveiled

  • November 3, 2014

    The IOC Welcomed the Historic Recognition by the United Nations of the Autonomy of the IOC and Sport

  • October 29, 2014

    UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Youth Refugees and Sport completes first UN mission in Jordan

  • August 16, 2014

    Nanjing Youth Olympic Games 2014: From War Zone to International Spotlight

  • August 15, 2014

    Nanjing 2014 best of the Opening Ceremony

  • August 8, 2014

    Best of the Sport action in Nanjing 2014

  • July 27, 2014

    IOC unveils Michelle Wie as Youth Olympic Games ambassador ahead of golf’s debut at Nanjing 2014...

  • July 27, 2014

    Olympic Gold Winner Chad le Clos becomes Youth Olympic Games ambassador – as the final countdown...

  • July 15, 2014

    IOC Brings Hope to Haiti With Opening of New Sport Centre

  • February 6, 2014

    Olympic Scholarship for Sochi 2014: A Helping Hand to Olympic Hopefuls – Isabel Clark Ribeiro...

  • February 6, 2014

    Olympic Scholarship for Sochi 2014: A Helping Hand to Olympic Hopefuls – Peter Adam Crook

  • February 6, 2014

    Olympic Scholarship for Sochi 2014: A Helping Hand to Olympic Hopefuls – Valya and Vita...

  • January 29, 2014

    Twelve spectacular New Winter Sports Events for Sochi 2014! New Formats

  • January 28, 2014

    Twelve spectacular New Winter Sports Events for Sochi 2014! New Athletes

  • September 8, 2013

    Jacques Rogge Set to retire After twelve years at the helm of international olympic Committee – On...

  • September 5, 2013

    Legacy of bidding for 2020 Olympic Games candidate cities – Istanbul, Tokyo and Madrid

  • November 20, 2012

    Olympic Legacy – Passing the Flame

  • July 16, 2012

    Olympic Scholarship: A Helping Hand to Olympic Hopefuls

  • July 12, 2012

    London 2012: An Historic Step Towards Gender Equality

  • July 4, 2012

    The IOC’s Fight Against Doping at London 2012

  • May 15, 2012

    The Youth Olympic Games – The springboard for success at London 2012

  • February 26, 2012

    London 2012 Hopefuls Making Most of Olympic Youth Development Centre in Zambia

  • February 15, 2012

    Best of the Sport action in Innsbruck 2012

  • January 17, 2012

    Opening Ceremony, comments from IOC President and Yuna Kim, as well as action from the opening event of...

  • January 14, 2012

    Austrian ski heroes Stephan Eberhater and Sigfrid Wolf officially opened the competition in a...

  • December 19, 2011

    Kevin Rolland – freestyle Skier & Youth Olympic Games Ambassador

  • June 7, 2011

    IOC awards broadcast rights in the US for the Olympic games to NBC

  • May 17, 2011

    Key meeting in Lausanne for 2018 Olympic Winter Games candidate cities – Munich, Annecy and...

  • May 12, 2011

    Israel and Palestine National Olympic Committees meet to address training and competition issues for...

  • May 9, 2011

    Major figures meet in Geneva to boost Human development through sport – IOC president Jacques...

  • April 6, 2011

    Exciting New Events for possible inclusion at the Winter Olympic games in Sochi 2014

  • March 1, 2011

    Historic Lausanne Meeting Signals Major push against illegal sports betting

  • January 25, 2011

    IOC President Jacques Rogge to meet with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon

  • January 25, 2011

    Youth Olympic Games – Preparing a new generation of athletes for London 2012