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  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Day 12: here’s what’s been happening at the YOG

    There was still time for medals to be awarded and fans to enjoy the atmosphere before the Closing Ceremony of the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018…
    19 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | YOG

    #YOGWatch: YOG stars shine in September

    Olympic.org picks out some of the most eye-catching performances from former Youth Olympic Games (YOG) athletes in recent weeks, as the YOG continue to provide a springboard to the international stage.
    15 Oct 2019 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG
  • News | YOG

    YOG graduates grab attention in April

    Several former Youth Olympic Games athletes made their mark on the international sporting stage in April. Here, Olympic.org looks at some of the highlights…
    10 May 2019 | Olympic News, YOG
  • News | YOG

    Former YOG stars reach new heights

    The Youth Olympic Games (YOG) continue to provide an excellent springboard for future sporting success, with more and more YOG graduates now excelling on the global stage. Here, we take a look at some of those who have impressed in recent weeks…
    10 Dec 2018 | Olympic News, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Unforgettable day as first Olympic karate medals awarded

    17 October 2018 is a date that will go down in karate history, as the discipline made its Olympic debut, with three gold medals awarded in all on the penultimate day of the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
    17 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Karate
  • News | YOG

    More YOG graduates make their mark

    We pick out more starring performances from former Youth Olympic Games athletes on sport’s biggest stages.
    31 May 2018 | Olympic News, YOG
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 9: Van Niekerk, Bolt, Murray, Whitlock, Biles, Kenny and Rose shine!

    Relive Sunday 14 August in Rio on olympic.org. A day of legends, with the incredible 400m world record by South African Wayde Van Niekerk; the triple over 100m by Jamaican Usain Bolt; the dramatic victory by Briton Justin Rose in the first Olympic golf tournament in 112 years; the historic achievements of Great Britain’s Andy Murray in tennis, Max Whitlock in gymnastics and Jason Kenny in track cycling; and Simone Biles continuing to add to her haul of gold…
    14 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Big guns fire in Rio 2016 Greco-Roman wrestling

    Figuring large among the six Greco-Roman wrestling gold medallists at Rio 2016 were Cuba’s Mijain Lopez, who won his third straight -120kg title, Russia’s Roman Vlasov, who topped the podium for the second Games in a row, and Davor Stefanek, Serbia’s first Olympic wrestling champion.
    24 Oct 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Wrestling, Wrestling Greco-Roman
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Buenos Aires 2018 karate party comes to an end

    The inaugural Olympic karate competition came to a conclusion on Thursday 18 October, the final day of the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
    19 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Karate
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