A final individual skills competition qualification phase for the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer is due to take place in Vierumaki, Finland, from July 5 to 10, the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has announced.
Lillehammer 2016 praised for commitment to Olympic Agenda 2020 after IOC Coordination Commission visit
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission has praised the Lillehammer 2016 Organising Committee (LYOGOC) for embracing and implementing many of the Olympic Agenda 2020 recommendations into the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG), following the conclusion of its fourth visit to the Norwegian town today.
A competition to design the medals to be awarded at next year's Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer has been launched.
Lillehammer 2016 has hosted celebrations to mark one year to go until the city stage the Winter Youth Olympic Games, with Norway's Crown Prince Haakon unveiling a Omega countdown clock showing 365 days to go.
The mascot for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games has been officially named Sjogg.
American Vonn named Games Ambassador to mark 500 days until Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games
Former Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn has been named as an Ambassador of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games, marking 500 days to go until the event gets underway in Norway.
Tomas Holmestad, chief executive of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympics Games, would love to introduce a Sports Lab similar to the one which has proved so successful here, although he admits it would be harder to adapt the concept to winter disciplines.
The votes have been counted and the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games has revealed that a lynx will become the events official mascot.
A competition has opened today to select a mascot for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympics after a shortlist of three finalists was chosen.
Lillehammer 2014 have hailed a two-day visit by International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, along with the latest IOC Coordination Commission inspection, as "energising the bid" with 18 months to go until the second Winter Youth Olympics begin.
Alisa Camplin has become the third woman appointed by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) to be Chef de Mission at an upcoming major event after it was announced she will lead the country's team at the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer.
March 5 - Lillehammer 2016 has launched a competition for the design of the Winter Youth Olympic Games mascot.
February 11 - Tomas Holmestad, chief executive of Lillehammer 2016, has claimed the next Winter Youth Olympics will demonstrate a new array of exciting disciplines.
November 15 - The emblem to be used at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympic Games, designed by four young university students, has been unveiled.
September 27 - The second Winter Youth Olympics taking place in Lillehammer has been rescheduled to coincide with the 22-year anniversary of the 1994 Winter Games Opening Ceremony, which also took place in the Norwegian city, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced today.