Comité Olímpico Internacional

febrero 28, 2017

PYEONGCHANG 2018 LUGE TO BE MIXTURE OF OLD AND NEW

LUGE FANS AT SOCHI 2014 ENJOYED THE OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCES OF FELIX LOCH AND NATALIE GEISENBERGER, WHO WON THE SINGLES EVENTS AND THE TWO GERMANS WILL HOPE […]
febrero 28, 2017

WORLD CURLING FEDERATION READY FOR NEW CONTENDERS ON THE RINK

THE GROWTH OF CURLING HAS BEEN ONE OF WINTER SPORTS’ SUCCESS STORIES OVER THE PAST TWO DECADES. BACK IN 1998, WHEN CURLING MADE ITS RETURN TO […]
febrero 28, 2017

IBU RELISHES RETURN TO THE FUTURE IN PYEONGCHANG

FOR MANY INTERNATIONAL FEDERATIONS INVOLVED WITH PYEONGCHANG 2018, THE GAMES PRESENT A CHANCE TO EXTEND THEIR REACH INTO A BRAND NEW LOCATION. IN THE CASE OF […]
febrero 28, 2017

BRIGHT YOUNG THINGS: MEET THE AMBITIOUS YOG AMBASSADORS SET ON CHANGING THE WORLD

ONE YEAR ON AND YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES LILLEHAMMER 2016 YOUNG AMBASSADORS ERIC MITCHELL AND JOSEFINA SALAS HAVE WASTED NO TIME IN EXERTING THEIR INFLUENCE ON SPORT […]
febrero 28, 2017

BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE – STUDENT ACCOMMODATION A KEY LEGACY FROM YOG 2016

PETTER SYVERUD OVERSAW THE PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION OF THE LILLEHAMMER 2016 ATHLETES VILLAGE THAT BECAME MUCH-NEEDED STUDENT ACCOMMODATION FOR THE LILLEHAMMER UNIVERSITY COLLEGE. GIVEN HIS EXTENSIVE […]
febrero 28, 2017
MEET THE MAN BEHIND THE MEDAL: SLOPESTYLE TECHNICIAN COOMBSY

MEET THE MAN BEHIND THE MEDAL: SLOPESTYLE TECHNICIAN COOMBSY

A “LITTLE BIT OF A SNOW SCIENTIST” IS HOW THE USA’S SLOPESTYLE SKI TECHNICIAN DAVE COOMBS DESCRIBES HIMSELF, ON THE OLYMPIC CHANNEL’S GOLD MEDAL ENTOURAGE.   […]
febrero 28, 2017

PRESIDENT XI HIGHLIGHTS GREEN, OPEN AND CLEAN OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES BEIJING 2022 DURING INSPECTION TOUR

CHINA’S PRESIDENT XI JINPING VISITED SOME OF THE KEY VENUES FOR THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES BEIJING 2022 DURING A TWO-DAY INSPECTION TOUR TO CHECK ON PROGRESS […]
febrero 28, 2017
ARGENTINIAN ATHLETES GET A TASTE OF BUENOS AIRES 2018

ARGENTINIAN ATHLETES GET A TASTE OF BUENOS AIRES 2018

OVER 530 ATHLETES, 130 COACHES AND 100 VOLUNTEERS GATHERED IN THE ARGENTINIAN CAPITAL LAST WEEK TO TAKE PART IN A 10-DAY SPORT AND EDUCATIONAL CAMP AS […]
febrero 27, 2017

TAKING ON THE BATON: A YEAR IN THE LIFE OF NORWAY’S YOUNG SPORTING LEADERS

FROM THE EDGE OF THE ARTIC TO THE CENTRE OF THE CAPITAL, VOLUNTEERS FLOCKED TO LILLEHAMMER IN FEBRUARY 2016, WITH 230 YOUNG NORWEGIANS TAKING PART IN […]
febrero 27, 2017

DOUBLE MEDALLIST MADISON ROWLANDS HAILS LILLEHAMMER 2016 AS IDEAL PREPARATION FOR PYEONGCHANG 2018

HALFWAY TO QUALIFYING FOR NEXT YEAR’S OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES, GREAT BRITAIN’S FREESTYLE SKIER MADISON ROWLANDS CANNOT WAIT TO PUT THE LESSONS LEARNED AT THE WINTER YOUTH […]
febrero 27, 2017

SCHOOL RULES FOR MONGOLIA’S AMBITIOUS YOG STAR

CROSS COUNTRY SKIER OCHIRSUKH ADIYABAATAR IS HALFWAY THROUGH A SELF-IMPOSED, SEMI-SABBATICAL FROM THE SPORT HE LOVES. GUIDED BY HIS MOTHER, THE 18-YEAR-OLD HAS AGREED TO FOCUS […]
febrero 27, 2017
SNOWBOARDERS: FROM PARTY PEOPLE TO ELITE ATHLETES

SNOWBOARDERS: FROM PARTY PEOPLE TO ELITE ATHLETES

“I THINK PEOPLE CAN UNDERESTIMATE SNOWBOARDERS, BECAUSE THEY SEE US AS KIDS THAT JUST HAVE FUN AND GO OUT THERE, AND GO HOME AND PARTY,” SAYS […]
febrero 27, 2017

BEIJING 2022 ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF ITS MARKETING PROGRAMME

TODAY THE ORGANISING COMMITTEE FOR THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES BEIJING 2022 MARKED AN IMPORTANT MILESTONE WITH THE LAUNCH OF ITS OFFICIAL MARKETING PROGRAMME. THE PRESIDENT OF […]
febrero 27, 2017

LILLEHAMMER 2016 CELEBRATES ONE-YEAR-ON SUCCESSES WHILE ATHLETES SET SIGHTS ON PYEONGCHANG 2018

ONE YEAR AGO TODAY ON 21 FEBRUARY 2016, THE FLAME OF THE WINTER YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES (YOG) LILLEHAMMER 2016 WAS EXTINGUISHED AFTER 10 DAYS OF COMPETITION, […]