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  • News | YOG

    Family ties bind strong at the YOG

    As the world marks the International Day of Families on 15 May, Olympic.org takes a look at some of the Youth Olympic Games athletes whose families have strong links to the YOG and the Olympic Games
    15 May 2019 | Olympic News, 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 | Lausanne 2020

    Lausanne 2020 and its ground-breaking event programme

    Since their inception, the Youth Olympic Games have been a genuine testing ground, ushering in new sports and disciplines, several of which have since been included on the full Olympic programme. Lausanne 2020 will be no exception, as Simone Righenzi, the Local Organising Committee’s Head of Sport, explains.
    24 Apr 2019 | Olympic News, Lausanne 2020, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    In love with Buenos Aires

    On the occasion of Valentine’s Day today on 14 February, we look back at five remarkable moments that pulled at the heartstrings during the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018.
    14 Feb 2019 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | YOG

    Past YOG stars inspire next generation

    With more and more former Youth Olympic Games (YOG) stars enjoying success on the global sporting stage, their achievements are increasingly helping to motivate the next generation of YOG athletes. As olympic.org discovers, many of those competing at the YOG Buenos Aires 2018 took inspiration from those who had starred at previous editions of the YOG…
    13 Dec 2018 | Olympic News, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Buenos Aires 2018 flashback: Quotes of the YOG

    The 4,000 athletes competing at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018 may have been young, but they often proved to be wise beyond their years when speaking to the media. Here’s our selection of the most memorable quotes from the YOG…
    29 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Athletics glimpses the future at Buenos Aires 2018

    The next generation of track and field stars showed plenty of consistency and determination over six exciting days of athletics competition at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
    15 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Athletics
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Kolesnikov and Minakov in seventh heaven

    The Russian dynamic duo spearheaded their country’s domination of the pool at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, taking home seven medals each – six of them gold. Their performances at the YOG mark them out as athletes to watch at the Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2020. The same goes for the brilliant Hungarian Ajna Késely, who won three freestyle golds at the Olympic Park Swimming Centre.
    06 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Swimming
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