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  • News | Women in Sport

    Women and Sport: Leaping forward

    When Great Britain’s Nicola Adams landed her final punch to win the first ever Olympic old medal in women’s boxing at the London 2012 Olympic Games, it was a significant moment not only for the then 29-year-old, but also for many girls and young women across the globe.
    06 Mar 2015 | Women in Sport, Olympic News
  • News | Nanjing 2014

    Nanjing provides perfect springboard for Rio

    While putting in top‐notch performances and providing spectacular entertainment, the swimmers at the Nanjing Natatorium were also completing an important stage in their burgeoning sporting careers. After having tasted success at the Youth Olympic Games, participants’ focus will now turn to Rio 2016 and Tokyo 2020.
    03 Oct 2014 | Nanjing 2014, YOG
  • News | Nanjing 2014

    Beach volleyball: Brazil and Russia take the spoils

    Following 12 thrilling days of competition, Brazilian pair Eduarda Santos Lisboa and Ana Patricia Silva Ramos and Russian duo Oleg Stoyanovskiy and Artem Iarzutkin emerged as the Youth Olympic Games’ first ever beach volleyball gold medallists.
    26 Sep 2014 | Nanjing 2014, YOG, Olympic News, Beach Volleyball
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