By Duncan Mackay, Nick Butler, Liam Morgan and Philip Barker in Lillehammer
Traditional fires burned outside as a reminder of the Olympic Flame soon to arrive here as Norway’s Queen Sonja opened Lillehammer’s newest attraction today.
A number of the countries due to compete here during the Winter Youth Olympic Games have revealed who will have the honour of carrying their countries flag at tomorrow’s Lillehammer 2016 Opening Ceremony.
Norwegian IOC member and biathlon legend Bjørndalen to miss Lillehammer 2016 to concentrate on own career
There are growing concerns about the suitability of Norway's Ole Einar Bjørndalen as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) after he decided to go altitude training rather than attending the Winter Youth Olympic Games in his home country.
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.
Panasonic is set to help young athletes at the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) share their personal experiences through a project that is part of the Learn & Share programme.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach arrived here by train from Oslo today to attend Lillehammer 2016.
Samsung has launched a powerful advert to celebrate the Winter Youth Olympic Games, due to start here on Friday (February 12), featuring a number of young athletes.
A total of 44 German athletes are due to compete here during the Winter Youth Olympic Games and have been urged to enjoy the experience by a member of the team who competed in the inaugural edition of the event, using it as the platform to catapult himself into among the top stars in his sport.
The Lillehammer 2016 Torch has continued its journey towards the Norwegian resort today, visiting three towns in the country ahead of the Winter Youth Olympic Games Opening Ceremony here on Friday (February 12).
Concerns over unusually wet and warm weather are dominating the final stages of preparations for the Winter Youth Olympic Games here as athletes continue to arrive with just three days to go until the Opening Ceremony.
Seventy-five IOC members to attend Lillehammer 2016 in first test of Norwegian support post-Oslo 2022
Over 80 per cent of International Olympic Committee (IOC) members are reportedly due to attend some stage of the Winter Youth Olympic Games starting here on Friday (February 12).
A ceremony has taken place in Tokyo to mark the departure of the Japanese team for the Winter Youth Olympic Games, set to begin in the Norwegian resort of Lillehammer on Friday (February 12).
Sixteen-year-old Gary Skinner will be the only competitor for Ireland at the upcoming Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer.
Sixty-four curlers from 16 countries will take part in two competitions at the Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, which begin on Friday (February 12).