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Let the Games begin. A considerable number of volunteers contributed to making the 2016 opening ceremony a spectacular one. Many volunteers were also able to attend the ceremony as spectators. Photo: Thomas Lovelock

versus expectations and what they thought about the organisation of the Youth Olympic Games All descriptive statistics and statistical analyses were carried out using SPSS version 21. The investigations into possible differences between the groups in relation to the data on a nominal level (mutually exclusive categories) were conducted using the Pearson chi-square test. The testing of any differences on ordinal, interval, or scale level was carried out using different analyses of variance, depending on the number of variables or categories. The t-test was used for tests with a dependent variable and a dichotomous independent variable with three or more categories; a one-way ANOVA was used for the tests with a dependent variable and an independent variable with three or more categories;

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Report: Volunteering at the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lillehammer 2016  

Report: Volunteering at the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lillehammer 2016