Youth Olympians embrace Team Values 28 Jul 2014

TEAM: The nation’s best young athletes, who will represent Australia at the second summer Youth Olympic Games in China this August, are embracing Team values passed on by swimming great Susie O’Neill.


Skateboarding hopes to strengthen IOC ties in Nanjing 28 Jul 2014

DEMO SPORTS: The president of the International Skateboarding Federation hopes to build understanding of his sport during next month’s Youth Olympic Games.


Aussies learn from the big time 26 Jul 2014

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Australia’s Youth Olympic beach volleyball players Phoebe Bell and Britt Kendall have a lot to contend with before serving it up in Nanjing this August.


From toddler to amateur golfer 23 Jul 2014

GOLF: Elizabeth Elmassian started hitting golf balls at the age of four and after years of hard work she has made the Australian Youth Olympic Team.


Medical reporting? There's an app for that 22 Jul 2014

TEAM: In any sport, injury risks and other medical issues come with the territory, but a new medical app, is making it a whole lot easier for Australian Youth Olympians to get the help they need.


Crow and Trickett debate mixed gender sports at Olympics 21 Jul 2014

AOC: Olympic medallists Kim Crow and Libby Trickett believe mixed gender events promote equality, collaboration and a spirit of mutual respect but have opposing views on their inclusion to the Olympic program.


Parker Wins Gold in Serbia 17 Jul 2014

BOXING: Caitlin Parker has come away with a gold medal and the best technical boxer award after an outstanding performance at the 32nd Golden Glove Tournament in Serbia.


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Fast Facts

Games Dates: 16-28 August, 2014

Olympiad: 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG)

Host City: Nanjing, China

Competitors: 3,800 Athletes

AUS Athletes: 89

AUS Chef de Mission: Susie O'Neill

Nations: 204 Countries

Sports: 28 



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