The IOA Interactive Programme “Discovering the Olympic Values” was presented throughout the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games with great success.

Many athletes who participated in the Games but also many students from 3 to 18 years old from all over Switzerland visited the International Olympic Academy booth, that was run together with the International Olympic Truce Centre at the Medals Plaza in the centre of Lausanne. The visitors were trained on Olympic Education topics and became acquainted with the Olympic values and the history of the Olympic Games through specially designed interactive games and rich audio-visual material.

Many IOC members and also the IOC President Thomas Bach with his wife were guided through the IOA educational programme and were informed on the school visits.