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  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Double gold for GB’s boxers, double bronze for hosts

    The final night of the boxing competition at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 proved to be a productive one for Great Britain and Argentina’s boxers.
    19 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Boxing
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Unsung Egyptian makes supporters’ journey worthwhile

    Salma Abdelmaksoud’s (Egypt) come-from-behind victory in the women’s modern pentathlon on Saturday may have been a shock, but it certainly did not disappoint her family and friend who had travelled 12,000km to support her in Buenos Aires.
    14 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Modern Pentathlon, Egypt
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Villa, Kitazono, and Naidin add to gymnastic medal hauls

    The winners of the individual all-around competitions, Japan’s Takeru Kitazono and Italy’s Giorgia Villa, double their golden tally at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 in the artistic gymnastics apparatus finals on Saturday 13 October. The Italian emerged victorious on the vault, the Japanese on the floor.
    13 Oct 2018 | Buenos Aires 2018, Gymnastics, Artistic Gymnastics
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Marin Potrille wins last gold on a busy day in women’s freestyle wrestling

    Argentina’s Linda Marilina Machuca was defeated by Cuba’s Milaimys de la Cari Marin Potrille in the women’s freestyle 73kg gold medal match, the last of five women’s freestyle events on day 7 at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
    13 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Wrestling Freestyle
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Golfers Grace and Vilips turn Buenos Aires green and gold

    Australia’s Kim Grace and Karl Vilips drove, chipped and putted their way to victory in the women’s and men’s individual strokeplay competitions at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 on Thursday 11 October.
    11 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Golf
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Head over heels about dance sport

    Inaugural gold medallists Bumblebee and Ram are among the happiest athletes at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games. But they are also glad that breaking is being taken seriously.
    09 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, DanceSport, Breaking
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Big beats, back spins and battles

    Breaking is like no other sport at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games. B-Boys and B-Girls will go head to head in thrilling contests with a vibrant party atmosphere
    06 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Breaking
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Mixed-gender events a sign of innovation at the Youth Olympic Games

    Mixed-gender events have featured since the inaugural Youth Olympic Games in Singapore in 2010. Some have subsequently been introduced to the Olympic programme, underlining the YOG as a pioneering place of innovation, and Buenos Aires 2018 will be no different.
    19 Sep 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018
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