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  • News | Mexico 1968

    Mexico’68 legacy gets fresh impetus on 50th anniversary

    The Olympic Games Mexico City 1968 are remembered as one of the most iconic editions in history, and their legacy has become an integral part of the city’s daily life. As Mexico celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Games, many of the venues used for the Games have been renovated to ensure their continued use by generations to come, and to preserve the memory of some of the most extraordinary moments in Olympic history. 
    23 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Mexico 1968, Legacy
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Takeru Kitazono: A star is born

    The winner of five individual gold medals and a team silver, Japanese artistic gymnast Takeru Kitazono was one of the undoubted stars of the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
    22 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Japan, Gymnastics
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Buenos Aires 2018 in numbers

    With the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018 coming to an end, we take a look at some of the incredible facts and figures from the Games.
    19 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Athletes making the most of their skills at the YOG

    With many competitions having finished at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018, athletes have been using their free time to access a range of educational activities available to them at the Youth Olympic Village. At the Athlete365 Space, the Olympic Solidarity and Career+ teams have been providing expert advice on the support services that athletes can access to use to further their careers on and off the field of play.
    17 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Olympic Solidarity, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Boxing judge Cobzac breaking down barriers

    One of the boxing judges on duty at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, Ramona Cobzac of Romania overcame the prejudice directed at her in the early stages of her career and is now one of a growing number of women who are making their way in a sport that was for many, many years the sole preserve of men.
    16 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Boxing
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Mauritius’ Saramandif makes history, Slovakia’s Luknarova in a class of her own

    Terence Saramandif of Mauritius claimed the men’s canoe obstacle slalom gold at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 on Monday 15 October, while Slovakia’s Emanuela Luknarova outpaced the rest of the field to win the women’s kayak obstacle slalom.
    15 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Canoe Slalom
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    King Kitazono makes it five, women’s golds for Villa and Tang

    Japanese sensation Takeru Kitazono won his fourth and fifth golds at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 on Monday 15 October to become the most decorated artistic gymnast in YOG history.
    15 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Artistic Gymnastics
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Kitazono seals an artistic gymnastics hat-trick and Briones recovers to win gold

    Japan's Takeru Kitazono won his third artistic gymnastics title of the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 before USA’s Brendon Briones crowned a lengthy recovery from injury by claiming the vault title on Sunday 14 October.
    14 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Gymnastics, Artistic Gymnastics
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Argentina’s hockey players rewrite history in gold ink

    The Argentine women’s hockey 5s team beat India 3-1 in the final and reached the top of an Olympic podium for the first time in history - a feat they could not achieve at Singapore 2010 and Nanjing 2014, nor in any edition of the senior Olympic Games. 
    14 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Argentina, Hockey
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