To suit younger athletes, distances had been reduced for the YOG. Individual athletes competed over half of the adult distance; in the relays athletes competed over a quarter of the adult distance. In the mixed relay there were teams made up of men and women from different countries.
There will be 64 athletes in the individual competition – 32 women and 32 men – and 16 teams in the team competition. There will be four teams in the mixed relay, each made up of two men and two women.
Age group 17/18