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  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Egypt’s modern pentathletes ride high in Buenos Aires

    Egypt’s Salma Abdelmaksoud and Ahmed Elgendy scored a remarkable golden double at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, winning the women’s and men’s individual modern pentathlon events. Elgendy then claimed his second gold of the YOG in the mixed international team relay with China’s Gu Yewen, an event in which Abdelmaksoud linked up with Argentina’s Franco Serrano to win the silver.
    29 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, pentathlon, Modern Pentathlon
  • News | IOC News

    One YCM+ is going the long way home to deliver the Olympic values

    It all started with a bike. When Olympian Rebecca Wardell asked Young Change-Maker Sarah van Ballekom if she would join her bike ride from Switzerland to New Zealand, she jumped at the chance.  The girls convinced three-time rowing Olympian Emma Twigg to come along for the ride too.
    28 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, IOC News, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Breaking new ground in Buenos Aires

    Breaking made an unforgettably successful debut on the Youth Olympic Games programme at Buenos Aires 2018, with its intoxicating blend of dance and hip-hop beats providing the heartbeat of the third Summer YOG.  
    16 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Breaking
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Australians sweep the individual titles as Thais demonstrate golden team spirit

    Seventeen-year-old pair Grace Kim and Karl Vilips ensured that Australia won both individual golds in the golf at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018. Meanwhile, Thailand’s Atthaya Thitikul and Vanchai Luangnitikul joined forces to secure the title in the mixed team event.
    12 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Golf
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Hero Howard makes up for ‘ruining the party’

    Robert Howard (USA) steals the show with a gesture of sporting goodwill on the final day of the Buenos Aires 2018 wrestling competition.
    05 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Wrestling Freestyle
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