Swiss Olympic President Jürg Stahl has claimed Olympism in Switzerland is "more alive than ever before" as the country continues preparations for the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lausanne.
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.
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.
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.
Lausanne 2020 will show the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that the Youth Games should not be scrapped by putting on a “magic” spectacle, newly-appointed chief executive Ian Logan told insidethegames here.
A delegation of Lausanne 2020 representatives is set to take part in an Observer Programme at Lillehammer 2016 as the Olympic capital prepares to follow in the footsteps of the Norwegian town as hosts of the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG).
Lausanne 2020 have appointed Ian Logan as its director general for the Winter Youth Olympic Games, they announced here today.
Slovakia’s Danka Bartekova has become the youngest-ever chair of an International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission after being appointed as head of a six-member team which will oversee preparations for Lausanne 2020.
Lausanne will host the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games after overcoming Romanian rival Brașov in a two-horse race, it has been announced today.
Designs for an Athletes’ Village ultimately envisaged as a large student complex have been unveiled as part of Lausanne’s bid for the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Winter Youth Olympic Games candidate city Lausanne plan to hold some skiing events over the French border, claiming it would signify the flexibility at the heart of the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Agenda 2020 reform process.
By Daniel Etchells
Ski jumping and biathlon will be held in France if Lausanne is awarded the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games, it has been revealed.