Over 530 athletes, 130 coaches and 100 volunteers gathered in the Argentinian capital of Buenos Aires to take part in a 10-day sport and educational camp as part of a nationwide talent selection programme and test event for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.
A cash surplus of NOK20 million (£1.9 million/$2.4 million/€2.3 million) was generated from Lillehammer hosting the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games, it has been revealed.
The World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) has hit back at claims it exploited break dancing as a "Trojan horse" to "get its foot in the door of the Olympics".
A petition has been sent to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) calling for the World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) to be expelled from the Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF) amid claims the body exploited break dancing as a "Trojan horse" to "get its foot in the door of the Olympics" and ensure its place on the programme for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
Lausanne 2020 has celebrated three years to go until the next edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Lausanne 2020 have confirmed bobsleigh, luge and skeleton competition at the Winter Youth Olympic Games will take place in St Moritz.
Break dancing, karate and sport climbing have each been added as medal events to the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games programme, it was announced here today.
IOC Coordination Commission claim "significant progress" made in Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Park after visit
Buenos Aires 2018’s Youth Olympic Park has seen “significant progress” according to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission, after they conducted their third site visit.
Danka Bartekova asserted that the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Coordination Commission were "very impressed" by the progress made by Lausanne 2020 after conducting their first visit to the Winter Youth Olympic Games host city.
The head of the Youth Olympic Games' Learn & Share programme has claimed that the Olympic Channel will be a "big opportunity" to increase the profile and share inspiring stories from future editions of the event.
National Olympic Committees' (NOC) feedback on the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games was presented at the official debrief here in Lausanne.
Lausanne 2020 are hopeful of reaching a solution which would allow for bobsleigh, luge and skeleton competitions to take place at the Winter Youth Olympic Games in four-years time, with a venue in France a possibility.
Lausanne 2020's foundation plan and concept will be placed under the microscope tomorrow when the first International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission meeting takes place here in the Swiss city.
Lausanne 2020 chief executive Ian Logan has claimed they will make use of local schools to ensure a "very good" cultural programme takes place during the next edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Exclusive: Lillehammer 2016 chief executive urges Lausanne 2020 to empower youth with leadership roles
Lillehammer 2016 chief executive Tomas Holmestad believes the Winter Youth Olympic Games is providing a strong legacy in Norway and urged Lausanne 2020 to place young people in leadership roles.