Snowy Lillehammer is a town of warm memories for Ukraine. It is here where our team debuted at the Olympics, the first winter Olympic medal was won by V.Tserbe and the first world-famous gold taken by the white swan O.Baiul in figure skating.
II Youth Olympic Winter Games will be held on 11-22 February in Lillehammer. More than 1000 sportsmen aged 15-18 of 71 nations will compete for more than 70 sets of medals.
23 Ukrainian sportsmen will be represented in biathlon, cross-country skiing, alpine skiing, luge, ski jumping, snowboard, skeleton and figure skating.
You can find more info here http://www.lillehammer2016.com/en/Front-Page-Articles/71-nations-ready-for-the-Youth-Olympic-Games
Let’s support our team!