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  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Kim Rhode aiming for seven out of seven at Tokyo 2020

    In 2016, American shooter Kimberly Rhode achieved the unprecedented feat of winning a medal at six straight editions of the Summer Games, going all the way back to her double trap title at Atlanta 1996, aged 17. Now 40 and the skeet world no. 1, she has no intention of stopping any time soon; she is targeting a seventh consecutive medal at Tokyo 2020 and, looking beyond that, victory in front of a home crowd at Los Angeles 2028.
    25 Sep 2019 | Olympic News, United States of America, Shooting, On the road to Tokyo, Tokyo 2020
  • News | YOG

    3x3 is the magic number

    As the FIBA 3x3 World Cup continues in the Netherlands, olympic.org takes a look back at some of the most memorable moments from the fast-paced basketball discipline at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG).
    21 Jun 2019 | Olympic News, Basketball 3x3, YOG
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Russia and Australia continue to dominate in the pool

    There were familiar faces on the podium at the Natatorium on day five of the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, as Russian duo Andrei Minakov and Daniil Markov celebrated a fifth medal each, and Australia’s Kaylee McKeown grabbed a gold, her fourth medal.
    11 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Swimming, Russian Federation, Australia, Vietnam
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Russia’s swimmers come good again

    There were three more golds for Russia’s swimmers on another eventful day in the Natatorium at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 on Wednesday 10 October.
    10 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Swimming, Russian Federation
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Eastern European swimmers rule in the pool

    Day three of the swimming competition at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 was one of Eastern European domination, as swimmers from Russia, Hungary, Moldova and Czech Republic snared the golds.
    09 Oct 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018, YOG, Swimming
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 13: Usain Bolt on top of the world

    Relive Thursday 18 August 2016 in Rio on olympic.org. The day was marked by the “triple double” of Usain Bolt, who won the 200m, the Brownlee brothers’ family double in the triathlon, Argentina’s first-ever hockey victory and the end of the beach volleyball, sailing and canoe/kayak sprint competitions
    18 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
  • News | YOG

    When 3x3 basketball first rocked the YOG

    First seen at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore 2010, just days ago the increasingly popular 3x3 basketball joined the Olympic Programme for Tokyo 2020. With this month’s FIBA 3x3 World Cup about to start, olympic.org takes a look back to when Serbia and China became the first-ever 3x3 basketball gold medallists at the Youth Olympic Games Singapore 2010.
    15 Jun 2017 | Basketball, YOG, Singapore 2010, Olympic News
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