Ski mountaineering, on its way to the Olympics
1 day ago
Ski mountaineering is on the programme for the first time this year at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Lausanne. Formerly a means of getting around in the mountains in winter, the practice spread to the leisure sector with ski tours, and has moved on to competition with legendary races such as the Patrouille des Glaciers in Switzerland or the Pierra Menta in France.
11-year-old British skateboarding sensation Sky Brown ready to star at Tokyo 2020
4 days ago
Sky Brown is only 11 years old, but she already dreams of making her Olympic debut at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. "People think that you're too young, you can't do it, and I want to show them that it doesn't matter about your size or your age," she says.