They are frequently called the “Games-makers” and no Olympic event can take place without the thousands of Volunteers who are assigned to numerous tasks and activities with the teams, the public, the media and the competition sites. The volunteer registration platform for Lausanne 2020 is now open!


Would you like to be part of the unique Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020 experience and get behind the scenes of the second-largest winter multi-sport event in the world after the Olympic Games? If so, then join the adventure as a Volunteer!

What we are looking for

We are looking for dynamic, independent and motivated people to volunteer to make Lausanne 2020 a success! Volunteers need to be available for the duration of the Games from 9 to 22 January 2020, as well as volunteer preparation from September 2019, and for a few days after the Games in January.

We require that Volunteers for Lausanne 2020:

  • are at least 16 years old on the 1st of January 2020 for persons domiciled in Switzerland and France, and at least 18 years old on the 1st of January 2020 for people domiciled outside these two countries.
  • commit if possible for the whole Games or at least for a minimum of 6 days (which do not need to be consecutive).
  • show a bright smile and a positive mind, to rock in all their missions.

What we offer

Lausanne 2020 offers you the unique opportunity to experience the Youth Olympic Games from the inside and contribute to the success of a sustainable event that promotes sport and engages young people at all stages of the event.

As a Volunteer for Lausanne 2020, you will be in contact with top young athletes from around the world and your role will be vital in ensuring that the experience of teams, spectators, officials and other participants live up to their expectations.

For the duration of your commitment as a Volunteer we will provide you with winter clothing that distinguishes you easily as a Volunteer for Lausanne 2020, as well as meals whilst you are on duty as a Volunteer.

Do you want to be part of this exciting and unique Olympic adventure and be a Volunteer?

Then register now!


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