The World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) has unveiled what it describes as an "innovative" qualification process as it continues preparations for break dancing's debut appearance on the sports programme of the Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires next year.
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.
The International Kiteboarding Association (IKA) General Assembly has adopted rule changes for the twintip racing and formula kite classes at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Brussels in Belgium.
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.
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.
David Owen: The bike rider, the hack, the Nobel laureate - and making the future of the Youth Olympic Games more secure
One of my more esoteric claims to fame is that I once introduced the now co-holder of the title Britain’s most successful Olympian, Sir Chris Hoy, to the winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, President Juan Manuel Santos.
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.
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.
In a moment that is always poignant at any Olympic gathering, the Flame flickered and died here tonight after a magical 10 days of competition in the second Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Six medals will be won tomorrow on the first official day of sporting action at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games, including two in the new discipline of cross country cross.
Bach insists Norwegian people will embrace Olympic concept after meeting athletes at Lillehammer 2016
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has claimed the Norwegian people are not opposed to the Olympic concept and hopes Lillehammer 2016 will help boost this enthusiasm.
Less than a decade ago, the Youth Olympic Games did not even exist, but some 1,100 sporting youngsters will descend on the Norwegian town of Lillehammer for the second edition of the Winter event, due to take place from February 12 to 21.
The Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Torch Relay has continued in Oslo, coinciding with the 25th anniversary celebrations of Queen Sonja and King Harald V as regents of Norway.
Crown Prince Haakan of Norway headlined a Gala celebrating volunteers in Norway today ahead of next month's Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG), in an event designed to coincide with the arrival of the YOG Flame in Lillehammer.