Dakar 2022 Coordination Commission chair Kirsty Coventry has warned it is essential the Organising Committee is created and Government funding released to ensure the Senegalese city can prepare effectively for the Summer Youth Olympic Games.
Host nation Switzerland almost enjoyed a perfect start to these Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games, taking three of the four gold medals on offer.
Gangwon Province in South Korea has been awarded the 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games after its proposal was rubber-stamped by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Session here today.
Lausanne 2020 are offering an educational programme for athletes, based on a software application called Health for Performance.
By Duncan Mackay, Liam Morgan, David Owen, Michael Pavitt, Phil Barker and Nancy Gillen
It fell to 14-year-old ice dancer Gina Zehnder - the youngest member of the Swiss team - to light the cauldron, setting the seal on the Opening Ceremony of these Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has encouraged participants at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympics to enjoy the experience.
The condition of a performer who suffered a life-threatening injury during a fall in a rehearsal for the Lausanne 2020 Opening Ceremony has "improved a little", according to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach.
Online retail marketplace AliExpress has today launched a two-week campaign to promote winter sports and encourage fan engagement around the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympics.
By Liam Morgan, Michael Pavitt, Nancy Gillen and Philip Barker in Lausanne
New Zealand biathlete and cross-country skier Campbell Wright is his nation's flagbearer for the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games.
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.