Introduction: The Norwegian Olympic Committee and Confederation of Sport’s (NIF) main argument for hosting the 2016 Lillehammer Youth Olympic Games (hereafter referred to as Lillehammer 2016) was the alleged positive demonstration effect, the promise that the event would increase the active engagement of youth in Norwegian organized sports in terms of participation, young leadership, and

About 1100 athletes from 70 countries are getting ready to compete in the Winter Youth Olympic Games. this page will be less resilient end of 2017 and then break BACKGROUND: Injury and illness surveillance during high-level youth sports events is an important first step in health prevention and caretaking of the young elite athletes. AIM: To analyse injuries and illnesses that occurred during the 10 days 2nd Youth Olympic Winter Games (YOG), held in Lillehammer 2016. the stars of lillehammer Swiss Alpine skier Aline Danioth and Norwegian biathlete Marthe Krakstad Johansen stood out as the most decorated athletes at the 2016 Winter YOG. Aline medalled in every individual event, taking home two gold medals (in the combined and the slalom) along with two bronzes (super-G and giant slalom). Lillehammer is known as a typical venue for winter sporting events; it was host city of the 1994 Winter Olympics, and the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics, and was part of a joint bid with applicant host city Oslo to host events part of the 2022 Winter Olympics until Oslo withdrew its bid on 1 October 2014. The second Winter Youth Olympic Games take place in Lillehammer (Norway) from 12 – 21 February 2016. The International Olympic Committee has introduced the concept of the Youth Olympic Games in 2010 but little research has been conducted. Lillehammer is still a small, friendly town, renowned the Winter Olympics in 1994 and the 2016 Youth Olympic Games. The Olympic spirit is still going strong. The arenas are in constant use, hosting everything from World Cups to children's ski races. 70 young IBSF athletes take part – Monobob celebrates Olympic premiere The 2016 Youth Olympic Winter Games in Lillehammer are underway. The YOG competitions in bobsleigh and skeleton will take place on the Olympic track of 1994 close to the city.

Lillehammer organizing committee launched an international mascot design competition in March and April 2014. The competition required that the design proposals would be on an animal (ordinary animal or a fantasy one), look youthful, be kind and open, sporty, and represent the look of Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Youth Olympic Games Mascots from Singapore 2010 to Lillehammer 2016 . LILLEHAMMER 2016 SJOGG Name: Sjogg means “snow” in the Gudbrandsdal, the valley where Lillehammer is located. Description: The mascot is a sporty-looking lynx whose clothing illustrates the Look of the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lillehammer 2016. Feb 20, 2016 · Highlights of the Mixed NOC Team Short Track Speed Skating relay from the Gjovik Olympic Cavern Hall on Day 9 of the 2016 Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer. Medal Winners: Gold: Ane By Farstad Top 16 Moments Of The Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games Dec. 22, 2016 Breakdancing, Karate And Sport Climbing Added To 2018 Youth Olympic Program Dec. 06, 2016

A mix of international telemark skiers; German, Swiss, French, Norwegian and British gathered in Norway to present telemark in the Youth Olympic Games. Our time in Lillehammer began with the Opening Ceremony last Friday night and after 3 days of practice on the ski jumping hill we demonstrated the sport in front of a crowd with 16,500 people.

Feb 13, 2014 · Go For The Gold!!! Wacky Winter Olympics - Youth Group Style! Winter 2014 - Sochi, Russia Athletes from all over the world gather and compete in the most awesome and epic sports competition in the World! Demonstrating human strength, skill, sportsmanship, and pride as they compete to bring home THE GOLD for their countries. Winter 2014 - Ft. Lauderdale, Florida High School Youth Group Members Bahamas Commonwealth Youth Games 19 - 23 Jul 2017. 4 9 5. Lillehammer Olympic Winter Youth Games 12 - 21 Feb 2016. 7 8 5. Samoa Commonwealth Youth Games 5 - 11