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  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Breaking new ground in Buenos Aires

    Breaking made an unforgettably successful debut on the Youth Olympic Games programme at Buenos Aires 2018, with its intoxicating blend of dance and hip-hop beats providing the heartbeat of the third Summer YOG.  
    16 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Athletics glimpses the future at Buenos Aires 2018

    The next generation of track and field stars showed plenty of consistency and determination over six exciting days of athletics competition at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018.
    15 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Athletics
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Argentina put the past behind them, New Zealand reign supreme

    Argentina clinched the men’s title they missed out on four years earlier, while New Zealand took gold after a keenly contested tournament. France were on the losing end in both finals. 
    15 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Rugby Sevens
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    YOG athletes show true kindness in Buenos Aires

    In recognition of World Kindness Day, we highlight some of the most memorable acts of sportsmanship and kindness from the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Buenos Aires 2018…
    13 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, Buenos Aires 2018
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Australians sweep the individual titles as Thais demonstrate golden team spirit

    Seventeen-year-old pair Grace Kim and Karl Vilips ensured that Australia won both individual golds in the golf at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018. Meanwhile, Thailand’s Atthaya Thitikul and Vanchai Luangnitikul joined forces to secure the title in the mixed team event.
    12 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Golf
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    Kitazono makes history and gymnastics breaks new ground at Buenos Aires 2018

    Japan’s Takeru Kitazono lit up the artistic gymnastics competitions at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, becoming the first athlete in his sport to win five gold medals at a single YOG and one of the few athletes in Olympic history to achieve such a haul. His sport also opened up new horizons with the successful staging of an innovative and exciting multidiscipline team event.
    09 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Gymnastics, Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Acrobatic Gymnastics
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Sailing embraces the old and the new at Buenos Aires 2018

    The River Plate provided the setting as the Techno 293+ windsurfing class and the Nacra 15 catamaran class were joined on the Olympic sailing programme by the IKA Twin Tip Racing kiteboarding class, with all three serving up some excellent entertainment for the spectators.
    07 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Sailing
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Kolesnikov and Minakov in seventh heaven

    The Russian dynamic duo spearheaded their country’s domination of the pool at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018, taking home seven medals each – six of them gold. Their performances at the YOG mark them out as athletes to watch at the Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2020. The same goes for the brilliant Hungarian Ajna Késely, who won three freestyle golds at the Olympic Park Swimming Centre.
    06 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Swimming
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Hero Howard makes up for ‘ruining the party’

    Robert Howard (USA) steals the show with a gesture of sporting goodwill on the final day of the Buenos Aires 2018 wrestling competition.
    05 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Wrestling Freestyle
  • News | Buenos Aires 2018

    Argentina and Malaysia win gold in ‘hockey of the future’

    Argentinian Lionesses claim (Las Leoncitas) the nation’s first Olympic title in women’s hockey and Malaysia’s men upset the odds, as new, shorter format is hailed as ‘fantastic’
    02 Nov 2018 | Olympic News, YOG, Buenos Aires 2018, Hockey
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