Dakar 2026

— 6 December 2022

The dates are known

A new box has just been ticked in the preparations for the 2026 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Dakar, Senegal. The IOC Executive Board, which met at the beginning... Read more »

— 31 October 2022

Thomas Bach visits

The coordination commission for the 2026 Youth Games in Dakar is working remotely, in virtual mode, and should continue to do so until the end of next year. But... Read more »

— 14 October 2022

Priority to mobilisation

And that’s four. Four years and a handful of days before the event, the IOC Coordination Commission for the 2026 Youth Games in Dakar held its fourth meeting on... Read more »

— 4 May 2022

Trainers in training

With more than four years to go before the event, the 2026 Youth Games in Dakar are gaining momentum. The IOC reveals that the first initiatives have been launched... Read more »

— 30 March 2022

Sport in Africa is getting bigger

The Rencontres internationales des grands événements sportifs (RIGES) are being exported. Not surprisingly, they are doing so in Africa. After eight editions in France, the event organised by Business... Read more »

— 11 March 2021

A refugee team projec

A team of refugees at the Youth Games? The question was asked on Wednesday March 10th, the first day of the IOC session, by Ugandan William Blick. The African... Read more »