skip to content

Displaying 1-10 of 130
  • News | Athens 2004

    Nicolas Massu: Chile con magic

    Nicolas Massu made history during the Olympic Games in Athens in 2004. This Chilean tennis player, ranked ninth in the world at his best, won the first gold medal for his country in doubles with Fernando Gonzalez, before doing it again in singles, the first double gold medallist in tennis in the modern era. Fifteen years later, he remembers everything…
    22 Aug 2019 | Olympic News, Athens 2004, Tennis, Chile
  • News | YOG

    Firm friendships forged at the YOG

    As the world marks the International Day of Friendship on 30 July, olympic.org highlights how the Olympic value of friendship is a focal part of the Youth Olympic Games (YOG), with athletes talking about the lasting friendships they formed at the Games.
    30 Jul 2019 | Olympic News, YOG
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Talking Tokyo: YOG athletes look ahead to 2020 Olympic Games

    As Tokyo celebrates one year to go until the start of the 2020 Olympic Games, olympic.org hears from former Youth Olympic Games (YOG) athletes about their ambitions and goals for the event.
    24 Jul 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    France to the fore after top seeds stumble

    Men's champion Hugo Gaston leads France’s four-medal haul while Facundo Diaz Acosta delivers big for Argentina.
    29 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Tennis
  • 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
back to top Fr