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.
A new multi-discipline event has been announced by the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) after acrobatic gymnastics was added to the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games programme.
An initiative to promote female leadership in sport has been launched as a legacy project of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Argentinian President Mauricio Marci has promised a "great party" when Buenos Aires hosts the Summer Youth Olympic Games in 2018.
Mexican city Monterrey has opted not to bid for the Summer Youth Olympic Games in 2023, claiming that it would be "irresponsible" to do so in the current climate.
Critic Pound named on IOC Tripartite Commission headed by Erdener to debate future of Youth Olympics
Canada's Richard Pound, a staunch opponent of the concept of the Youth Olympic Games, will sit on a 27-member Tripartite Commission debating the future of the event, chaired by Turkey's World Archery President Uğur Erdener, it has been announced.
Construction schedule of Athletes Village for Buenos Aires 2018 is main challenge, chief executive claims
Ensuring the new Athletes' Village for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires is ready on time for the event is the main concern for organisers, its chief executive Leandro Larrosa told insidethegames here.