Vuokatti 2022 European Youth Olympic Festival Flame is lit in Rome

The 30th edition of the EYOF is dedicated to Jacques Rogge, the youth multi-sport games creator, declared by European Olympic Committees president Spyros Capralos. Following a festive ceremony on Saturday evening, the ‘Flame of Peace’ is headed north to snowy Finland.


Vuokatti European Youth Olympic Festival postponed to December 2021


Baku 2019 EYOF kicks off with lively Opening Ceremony

Sarajevo Returns to Organize a Mega Event

(ATR) The European Youth Olympic Winter Festival begins this Sunday.

A full slate of Olympic sport coming to Europe in 2019

"Best Ever" EYOF in Gyor Sets the Bar High for Future Hosts

The Closing Ceremony of the “best ever” EYOF took place last night, bringing an end to a week of high-quality competition and the celebration of Olympic spirit. 

EOC Young Ambassador Program Helping Spread Peace and Unity at EYOF

The European Olympic Committees (EOC) Olympic Culture & Legacy Commission is helping young athletes competing at the European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF).

EOC Acting President Janez Kocijancic Hails EYOF as Crucial Step in Young Athletes' Development

Kocijančič also applauded the exciting youth focus in Győr and incredible enthusiasm throughout the city.

Full House, Fantastic Mood - How the EYOF Gyor Started

The summer edition European Youth Olympic Festival got started with an extraordinary Opening Ceremony in Győr.

The best European Youth Olympic Festival can be organised in Gyor

Poland Welcomes World Games -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: FINA Championships in Hungary; Para Athletics in London; World Fencing Champs in Germany; Gyor hosts EYOF.

The Olympic flame of EYOF has arrived in Gyor!

After the ceremony in Rome, the flame of the European Youth Olympic Festival arrived in the host town on Wednesday afternoon.

EYOF flame lit up in Rome, arrives in Gyor on Wednesday

The Roman monument from ancient times, Ara Pacis Augustae witnessed a really special event: the flame of the European Youth Olympic Festival in Győr and the golden oil branch were lifted in an exceptional ceremony.

EOC celebrates peace and unity at official ceremony of Gyr EYOF 2017

Collaboration of Erzurum 2017 Stakeholders Praised by EOC Secretary General Pagnozzi

EOC Secretary General Raffaele Pagnozzi continued his tour of venues at the EYOF in Erzurum. 

EOC Secretary General Pagnozzi Praises Erzurum 2017 Organizers for Delivering High-Level EYOF

The organizers of the Erzurum 2017 EYOF have earned the praise from EOC Secretary General Raffaele Pagnozzi. 

Opening Ceremony of Erzurum 2017 EYOF Delivers Message of "Peace, Friendship and Brotherhood"

Turkey’s Youth and Sports Minister Akif Çağatay Kılıç highlights the EYOF’s call for “peace, friendship and brotherhood” in Erzurum. 

Niall Treacy Named Team GB Opening Ceremony Flagbearer for Erzurum 2017

Niall Treacy will lead Team GB into tonight’s Opening Ceremony of the Erzurum 2017 European Youth Olympic Festival. 

Olympic Channel to Broadcast Erzurum 2017 EYOF

The upcoming Winter European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) in Erzurum, Turkey, will be broadcast on the Olympic Channel. 

PyeongChang 2018 Ticket Sales to Begin -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: FIS Alpine, IBU World Championships begin; IAAF Council meets; Judo World Tour begins; EYOF begins in Erzurum.

EOC Awards Baku Second Major Event

(ATR) Acting European Olympics chief tells Around the Rings that Baku is the right choice to host the 2019 EYOF.

Sergey Bubka Unveils his New Graphic Biography Book for Children and Athletics' Encyclopedia in Tbilisi

Sergey Bubka, IAAF Vice President, unveiled ‘Flying Bubka,’ a new biography aimed at young people, at a special conference in Tbilisi, Georgia ahead of the Summer European Youth Olympic Festival.

Winter EYOF Sets New Benchmark

(ATR) The CEO of the European Youth Olympic Festival says the event exceeded expectations.

IOC Reforms Open Bidding Possibilities for Monaco

(ATR) IOC member Prince Albert II says the opportunity to share an Olympics could one day help his country.


Volunteers bring the Olympic Spirit to the Host City of Schruns / Tschagguns

Utrecht EYOF Set to be Fitting Tribute to Founder Rogge

(ATR) Patrick Hickey tells Around the Rings the Utrecht European Youth Olympic Festival opening Sunday will be the perfect send-off for EYOF founder and outgoing IOC president Jacques Rogge.

European Games Plan Progresses; Athletics Federation Seeks Answers

(ATR) European Olympic Committees president Patrick Hickey tells Around the Rings "the omens are good" for a European Games after his latest discussions with European federations.