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Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Norway 2016
Youth Olympic Games 2016 - Lillehammer



COUNTRY: NORWAY
ISSUE DATE: 11 January 2016
STAMPS THEME: Youth Olympic Games 2016 - Lillehammer
STAMP DESIGN: Marianne Ågotnes, Anja Rullestad,
Live Andrea Sulheim, Marte Stensrud




The Youth Olympic Games are arranged by, for and in collaboration with young people. Both the design programme and the stamps for this year's Youth Olympic Games have been planned and designed by young designers. More than 3,000 volunteers made their mark on the ten-day event. Young people participated as speakers, and 30,000 school children created the atmosphere at the arenas. In total, 200 young sports leaders from around the country have undergone a special program aiming to stimulate young volunteering also after the games.






Stamp images and description thanks to Posten

Norway Post Stamps