Meet Lyo and Merly…the first ever mascots of the Summer Youth Olympics. …mascots page
YOG are hosted by Singapore, 2010.
Lyo is short for “Lion of the Youth Olympics”. …Merly got her name from “mer” (meaning the sea) and “ly” stands for liveliness and youthfulness. A passionate advocate of environmental protection, …Olympic.org
IOC announces Yelena Isinbayevaas Youth Olympic Games Ambassador along with Micheal Phelps
The 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games (officially known as II Summer Youth Olympic Games) is the second of the Summer Youth Olympics, a major international sports and cultural festival to be celebrated in the tradition of the Summer Olympic Games from 16 to 28 August 2014, during the XXX Olympiad. The Games will be held in Nanjing (CHINA), in a decision announced on 10 February 2010 after voting by IOC members at the 122nd IOC Session in Vancouver, Canada.