Sarah Atcho runs through the Lausanne 2020 Olympic Village

[Music] Hi everyone! I’m Sarah Atcho, Olympic athlete from Lausanne. I’m in front of the Vortex, the new Olympic Village for the Youth Olympic Games 2020. It will welcome nearly 2’000 athletes. I can’t wait to see it! [Music] Did you know? This beautiful village will become a student residence. What a legacy! Let’s go…

Curling Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Pyeongchang 2018 – Stories To Watch. Curling. Curling appeared at the Olympics in 1924. After that it dipped on and off as a demonstration sport mainly, but did not become an Olympic regular again till 1998. The game itself rewards good concentration, steady nerves and team strategy, with one person sliding the rock and one…

Snowboard Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

PyeongChang 2018. Stories To Watch. Snowboard. The genesis of modern snowboarding began in 1965 when a Michigan engineer invented a toy for his daughters by fastening two skis together and attaching a rope to one end. He later patented the invention, sold half a million Snurfers and organised the first snurfing competition in 1968. Over…

Mariana Pajon’s guide to Olympic BMX Cycling

For someone who has never seen BMX, I would describe it as motocross but with a bicycle It’s a dirt track with obstacles and lots of jumps. we never sit down on our bikes and we race 8 riders at a time. The first one to cross the finish line is the winner. The equipment…