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  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Goals galore as women’s futsal takes historic step

    In playing their part in futsal’s Olympic debut at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, the ten teams in the women’s competition are also making a little history of their own, contesting the very first global women’s futsal tournament.
    08 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Futsal
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Reward for India’s Thangjam as first judo medals are shared

    Day one of the judo competition at Buenos Aires 2018 saw all 12 medals awarded go to 12 different countries. Among the recipients was India’s Tababi Thangjam, who won -44kg silver in a sport that she took up against her parents’ wishes.
    08 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Judo, India
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Argentina aim for double as futsal fever comes to YOG

    Futsal will make its debut at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, as it replaces the 11-a-side game which was contested at the first two editions, at Singapore 2010 and Nanjing 2014.
    06 Oct 2018 | Olympic News
  • News | Olympic News

    #UnitedBy Purpose: Karina LeBlanc

    Even by her own turbo-charged standards, the last few weeks have been a whirlwind for Canada’s former goalkeeper Karina LeBlanc – after having a sports field named after her in her hometown of Maple Ridge, an appearance at Canada’s 150 Women of Distinction Awards and the launch of her own Foundation. And now the two-time Olympian is gearing up for a trip to Russia, where she expects to line up with Pele and Maradona in a Legends match.
    18 Jun 2018 | Olympic News, Football, Canada, Olympic Day
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