The doors of a new environmentally friendly student accommodation development are set to be opened in Lillehammer ahead of the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Two-time Olympic gold medal-winning biathlete Tora Berger has been named among the 15 Athlete Role Models (ARMs) who will support those competing at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in her home country Norway.
The International Olympic Committee had revealed the winning design of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games medals following a design competition.
Norwegian Snowboarder Silje Norendal and ice hockey player Mats Zuccarello have become the latest ambassadors for the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced.
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.