Youth Olympics

Exclusive: Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympics could pave way for Norway 2022 Winter Games bid

By Tom Degun at the Main Press Centre on the Olympic Park in London

Winter Youth_Olympics_27_AugustAugust 27 - Hosting a successful Winter Youth Olympic Games could help enhance Norway's international reputation and encourage a potential bid from the country for the 2022 Winter Games, said Siri Hatlen, the chair of Lillehammer 2016. 

Poznań appoint marketing company to help promote 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games bid

By Duncan Mackay 

Poznan stadium_for_Euro_2012August 17 - Poznań have appointed sports marketing agency Impact34 to help its campaign to host the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games, the second consecutive time it has bid for the event.

Prime Minister backs Glasgow 2018 Youth Olympic bid

By Tom Degun

David Cameron__leader_of_Glasgow_City_Council_Gordon_MathesonJuly 31 - Glasgow's bid for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games has received a boost after Prime Minister David Cameron threw his support behind it, following a visit to the Scottish city today after the early success of London 2012.

Glasgow establishes Bid Board to tilt for 2018 Youth Olympics

By Tom Degun

Glasgow 2018_Youth_Olympics_16_JulyJuly 17 - Glasgow 2018 has established a three-person Bid Board, led by British Olympic Association (BOA) chairman Lord Colin Moynihan, for the Summer Youth Olympic Games.

Medellin 2018 appoints chief executive

By Duncan Mackay

JulJuan Camilo_Quintero_Medinay 16 - Medellin have appointed Juan Camilo Quintero Medina as the chief executive of its bid to host the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games.

Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Games host Olympic Day celebration

By Sara Evans

BA Olympic_Day_Celebrations_July_7_July 9 - The Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games bid has hosted an open air sports event to celebrate Olympic Day.

Glasgow launch 2018 Youth Olympic Games bid with youngsters at its heart

By Duncan Mackay at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow

Dame Kelly_Holmes_at_Glasgow_2018_launch_June_19_2012June 19 - Young people will be the heart of Glasgow's bid to host the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games, it was promised as the city officially launched its campaign with a spectacular show here today.

Exclusive: Sebastian Coe hopeful for Glasgow 2018 Youth Olympic Games bid

By Tom Degun

Sebastian Coe_15-06-12June 17 - London 2012 chairman Sebastian Coe says he is hopeful Glasgow's bid for the 2018 Youth Olympics will be a success, owing to the legacy of the 2012 Games in bringing more major sporting events to Britain.

Argentine Olympic Committee President hints at 2028 Summer Olympic bid

By David Gold at the Sport Accord Convention in Québec City

Buenos Aires_23-05-12May 26 - Buenos Aires' bid for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games, if successful, could pave the way for Argentina to make an attempt to stage the Summer Olympics in 2028 or 2032.
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