Lillehammer, Norway for the second time in its history will become the Olympic capital. First time Lillehammer hosted XVII Winter Olympic Games in 1994. Now it will host the Winter Youth Olympic games. Exactly 100 days later, on February 12, the Olympic Games flame will be lit in this Norwegian city. 15-18 old athletes from 70 countries of the world will compete in 15 sports at the 2nd Winter Youth Olympic Games. The Olympics will end on February 21.
Photo from the official website of the 2016 Youth Olympic Games
The leader is Spain’s Javier Fernandez
My main goal is to become an Olympic champion
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The trainings were held from February 1 to 5
The 174km railway can cater to 60 million people according to the Chinese authorities