The Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) flame will burn tomorrow night as the climax to the Opening Ceremony at Vaudoise Arena here in the Olympic capital, but preparations have been rocked by a horrifying accident to a performer in rehearsals.
Two-hundred runners have carried the Lausanne 2020 flame in one final celebration of the "Torch Tour", before the cauldron is ignited at tomorrow's opening ceremony.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced the addition of baseball5 and wushu to the Dakar 2022 Youth Olympic Games sport programme.
Gangwon Province has moved a step closer to being formally awarded the 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board formally submitted the proposal for a vote at the IOC Session here this week.
An accident involving a performer at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games has marred preparations for the competition, with International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach "saddened" by the news.
The International Testing Agency (ITA) will provide athletes with an immersive learning experience at Lausanne 2020, as well as overseeing the anti-doping programme at the Winter Youth Olympic Games.
A total of 1,872 athletes will compete at the largest Winter Youth Olympic Games to date here in Lausanne, organisers have announced on the eve of the event.
A spokesman for Lausanne 2020 has reassured speed skating athletes at the Youth Olympic Games starting on Thursday (January 9) that Lake St Moritz, the event venue, is sufficiently frozen to host the action.
Curler Lauren Rajala has been announced as the Canadian flagbearer for the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
A team of 20 athletes will represent New Zealand at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games, which begin on Thursday (January 9).
The Olympic Channel is set to provide 300 hours of coverage of the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games, which begin on Thursday.
The grand finale of the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games Torch tour will cover precisely 20.20 kilometres across the host city tomorrow.
The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) will showcase snow volleyball during the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Marlene Albrecht of Switzerland has been announced as a curling athlete role model for the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Games.
Haiti will make their Winter Youth Olympic Games debut at Lausanne 2020 after 17-year-old Alpine skier Mackenson Florindo qualified to compete at the event.