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    The Nanjing 2014 sports: Canoe and kayak

    29/07/2014

    The men’s and women’s canoe-kayak flatwater and slalom events held at the Youth Olympic Games will follow a different format to those seen at the Olympic Games and the ICF World Championships. A tota...

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    Cycling - The Nanjing 2014 Sports

    29/07/2014

    An exciting mix of BMX, mountain biking and road cycling, the cycling competitions at Nanjing 2014 will place the accent firmly on team spirit, with teams of two competing in junior men and junior wom...

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    Savannah Vinsant, leaping to new heights

    28/07/2014

    After competing at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore, Savannah Vinsant became the first American athlete to qualify for the Olympic trampoline final at London 2012. Savannah Vinsant has been b...

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    A “slam dunk” for the Youth Olympic Games! IOC announces Yao Ming as Ambassador

    28/07/2014

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced Yao Ming as the latest Ambassador for this summer’s 2nd Youth Olympic Games (YOG) taking place in Nanjing, China. The Chinese basketball legen...

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    Vincent Defrasne: Helping to inspire a new generation

    25/07/2014

    An Olympic biathlon champion at Turin 2006, Vincent Defrasne is currently coordinating the Athlete Role Model (ARM) programme at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games. Here, he outlines his role and ex...

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    Kim Jangmi’s journey to London 2012 via Singapore 2010

    24/07/2014

    A gold medallist in the 10m air pistol at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore at the age of 17, the Republic of Korea’s Kim Jang-Mi kicked on in the best possible style by winning the 25m title ...

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    YOG athlete Jessica Fox returns to the Youth Olympic Games…as a Young Ambassador!

    23/07/2014

    The daughter of two giants of the world of canoe slalom, Myriam Jerusalmi (FRA) and Richard Fox (GBR), Jessica Fox began her Olympic journey with a win in the K-1 class at the Singapore Youth Olympic ...

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    Nanjing 2014 Young Ambassadors in Action

    23/07/2014

    If you listen carefully you can probably hear a distant beat as the Young Ambassadors rock the YOG around the world! With just one month to go until the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games, the 104 inspi...

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    Sam Oldham, a British gymnastics hero

    22/07/2014

    A gold medallist in the horizontal bar at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games, gymnast Sam Oldham was part of the Great Britain squad that landed a historic team all-around bronze two years later at London 2...

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    Rocking the YOG – global acts to perform at Nanjing 2014

    18/07/2014

    In true YOG style, Worldwide Olympic Partners have cranked up the music level a notch or two with their music star guest-list for this summer’s Youth Olympic Games (YOG), which take place in Nanjing n...

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