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  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Canoe/kayak events prove a big hit at Buenos Aires 2018

    The world’s best young canoeists and kayakers served up quite a spectacle at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018, showcasing their skills in the obstacle slalom and head-to-head sprint formats. Hungary topped the medal table with two golds, while canoe slalom specialist Terence Saramandif won Mauritius’ first-ever Olympic title.
    27 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Canoe, Canoe-Kayak, Canoe Slalom, Canoe Sprint
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Young archers right on target at Buenos Aires 2018

    The three archery events attracted large crowds at Parque Sarmiento, where the USA’s Trenton Cowles shone brighter than most, winning bronze in the mixed international team competition and gold in the men’s recurve individual. China’s Mengyao Zhang took the honours in the women’s individual competition, while France’s Kyla Touraine-Helias and Spain’s José Manuel Solera won the mixed team gold.
    26 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Archery
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Podium finishes for everyone in judo at Buenos Aires 2018

    The universality of judo was very much a reality in Buenos Aires, with podium finishes for numerous nations, for men and women alike. The competitions ended with an innovative international mixed team event, which was marked by the Olympic spirit of friendship, excellence and respect.
    31 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Judo
  • 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

    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
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Boxing golds evenly shared

    Athletes from Thailand, Brazil, Kazakhstan and Russia topped the podium in the four events that rounded off Wednesday’s boxing action at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
    17 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Boxing
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Riders embrace change as Danes and Kazakhs seal victory

    The fast-moving five-day combined team events at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 came to an end on Thursday 17 October, with Denmark’s Sofie Heby Pedersen and Mie Saabye taking the women’s gold and Kazakhstan’s Gleb Brussenskiy and Yevgeniy Fedorov the men’s.
    17 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Cycling
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Cyclers get ready for final event in Buenos Aires

    The cycling competition offered a new kind of show at the Green Park circuit with the last combined team race before the final event for the medals.
    17 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Cycling
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