YOG Medal Design Chosen

The winning entry of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s Medal Design Competition for the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 has been chosen. It was submitted by 18-year-old Muhamad Farid Husen from Indonesia, and is entitled "Fireworks of Victory". Chosen from close to 300 entries from over 50 nations, the winning design was picked by a panel of judges made up of Young Change-Makers, Young Reporters and IOC Members.

Longest IFSC World Championships Scheduled

The schedule of the 2018 IFSC Climbing and Paraclimbing World Championships was confirmed this week. The signature event will take place September 6-16 in Innsbruck, Austria, the longest IFSC World Championships ever.

Job Opening: IFSC Bookkeeper

The IFSC has extended the application period for a skilled Bookkeeper to support the Administration Department in the daily bookkeeping tasks.

Sang-Tae Cho Passes Away

It is with great grief that we announce the passing today of IFSC Honorary Member Sang-tae Cho (KOR). Sang-tae, born in 1926, was a fundamental actor in sport climbing who served as the former president of the Asian Council and the first Asian International Judge.

YOG Pictograms Unveiled

Involving hundreds of students in primary schools throughout Buenos Aires in the design process, the pictograms for sport climbing and all sports at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 were unveiled today.