Youth Olympic Games

An elite sporting event, the Youth Olympic Games bring together athletes (ages 15-18) from more than 200 countries around the world for a summer and winter programme.

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About the YOG

The Youth Olympic Games (YOG) are an elite sporting event for young people from all over the world - but an event distinct from other youth sports competitions. The YOG also include a series of educational activities with three areas of focus: protecting the athletes, working on performance, and assisting the athletes outside sport.

Past Youth Olympic Games

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YOG News

Five Years On: The legacies of Lillehammer 2016