YOG 2020 in Leysin
Jan 16, 2020 - Jan 22, 2020 / Leysin
With the aim of combining sporting performance, culture and education in a festive atmosphere, the 3rd edition of the Youth Olympic Games will be held from 9 to 22 January 2020 in Lausanne, the Olympic Capital. 3 regions are in the spotlight to host sports competitions, including the Vaud Alps, in particular Leysin where Freestyle skiing and snowboarding events will be held.
Nearly 1880 athletes aged 15 to 18 from more than 70 different nations will compete in 16 different sports disciplines. During the games, Leysin will welcome the champions of tomorrow in its snowpark, which is the resort's reputation. The resort of Leysin will offer many activities during the day and in the evening on the competition site and in the village.