See you from 9th to 22nd of January 2020
Third Winter Youth Olympic Games


From January 9 to 22 2020, Lausanne will be welcoming the third edition of the Winter Youth Olympic Games. Twenty-six years after obtaining the title of Olympic Capital, Lausanne will become an Olympic city by hosting the second largest multisports winter event after the Olympic Winter Games. This event will offer a unique and unforgettable Olympic experience to young athletes. The combination of culture, performance and education will give rise to a genuine celebration of sports! More


It's #InternationalVolunteerDay 🙌The @olympics and @youtholympics wouldn't be what they are without volunteers. THANK YOU to all! 👏Stay tuned 📻 for the #Lausanne2020 volunteer programme that will come in 2019! 😉 ----------------------------- C'est la journée mondiale du bénévolat 🙌Les @jeuxolympiques et les @youtholympics ne seraient pas ce qu'ils sont sans bénévoles. MERCI à tous ! 👏Restez à l'écoute 📻 pour le programme de bénévolat de #Lausanne2020 qui arrivera en 2019! 😉

Have you heard? A group of students from the @ecolehotelieredelausanne (EHL) is in the process of creating an unforgettable experience for the volunteers of @youtholympics #Lausanne2020 ! 🥇🥇So help us by filling out this survey and try to win a goodie from #Lausanne2020 🙌🔗 Link in bio ⬆

🗣️ "In sport, there is no social barrier." 💖Pascal Gertsch, a retired doctor from Vaud, and a fan of cross-country skiing 🎿 and Mongolia 🇲🇳 has set himself the challenge of creating and training a team of young Mongolians, with the objective of them competing in the cross-country skiing at the winter @youtholympics #Lausanne2020.Read the interview on our website. 💬Link in bio. ----------------- 🗣️ "Dans le sport, il n’y a pas de barrière sociale." 💖Le vaudois Pascal Gertsch, un médecin retraité passionné de ski de fond 🎿 et amoureux de la Mongolie 🇲🇳, s’est lancé le pari de créer et entraîner une équipe de jeunes mongols. Avec en ligne de mire une qualification pour les @youtholympics d'hiver #Lausanne2020.Vous pouvez lire son interview sur notre site web. 💬Lien dans la bio.Photos 📷 par Jean-Revillard / Rezo pour l’Illustré & Valentin Flauraud pour Keystone

Volunteer registration will open in summer 2019

Volunteer registration will open in summer 2019

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