Volunteers Programme

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Who can apply?

Team26 celebrates diversity and everyone’s uniqueness

We welcome anyone who is ready to embrace the spirit of the Games. Make sure you meet this basic eligibility criteria to join Team26.


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You are at least 18 years old by 1 November 2025


You speak and understand basic Italian or English


You can attend a selection event and complete your training journey


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You are available for at least nine days during either the Olympic or Paralympic Winter Games

Volunteer Journey

Team26 is much more than a volunteers programme: it’s an exciting adventure. Be ready to enjoy every single step of it!

September 2024

Submit your application


Autumn 2024

Join a selection event


Spring 2025

Accept your role offer


Summer 2025

Start your training journey


Winter 2025

Pick up your uniform and accreditation



Stay tuned!

Stay tuned!

Registration for Team26 will open in September 2024, and you will be able to fill in the online form. Register for Fan26 to get all the updates!
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Areas of Activity

Team26 volunteers have an exciting role: making sure everyone at Milano Cortina 2026 has a memorable time
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    Event Operations

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    Sports Competition

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Tasks that volunteers are assigned to may be very easy at times, hence teamwork will make a real difference. We grouped this variety of activities and roles into five main categories

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Where to Volunteer

Volunteers operate in all Milano Cortina 2026 competition venues and most official sites. During your application you will be able to select your preferred locations


Have you got some questions on Team26 you would like to clear? Check out our list of frequently asked questions.

  • What is Team26?

  • Why volunteer for Milano Cortina 2026?

  • When will the call for applications open?

  • Is there any requirement I should meet to join Team26?

  • I comply with the eligibility criteria; is there any other aspect I should consider?

  • Can I express my preference for which venue I would like to volunteer at? 

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