A squad sporting Lausanne 2020 colors

The famous Vallée de Joux SlowUp took place on July 1st, site that will be hosting the cross-country skiing events at the next Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG)

To mark the occasion, 18 months before the Lausanne 2020 YOG, 100 youth from the Vallée de Joux and neighboring France participated in a team for this event, all wearing their roller skis! Dominique Rochat, president of the Vallée de Joux ski club as well as the site during Lausanne 2020, commented in the daily newspaper Le Matin “It’s the first time that we participated as a group and we celebrated this as part of the YOG.”