Youth News

Kyle Chalmers, Nic Brown, Nic Groenewald and Grayson Bell have qualified for the men's 4x100m freestyle relay final.

SWIMMING: Australia has had another successful morning at the Olympic Sports Centre Natatorium in Nanjing, qualifying for another two semi finals (women’s 50m butterfly, men’s 50m freestyle) and two finals (women’s 200m backstroke, men’s 4x100m freestyle relay) tonight.

Caitlin Moran sets up a brilliant try in Australia's clash against Canada at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

RUGBY SEVENS: Australia has set a date with America in the Youth Olympic Rugby Sevens semi-final this afternoon after triumphing over Canada 21-5.

Ned Fitzgerald has smashed his pool finishing on top. He now goes into the quarter finals after having a bye in the round of 16.

Ned Fitzgerald exceeded expectations to make it into the quarter finals. Ned went down to Korean M C Seo 15-3 in a great day of fencing for the Aussie.

SHOOTING: Day 3 at the shooting hall saw the competition move into the women’s 10m Air Rifle. Queenslander, Monika Woodhouse stepped up to the line in the qualification round.

Youth Olympic Table Tennis player Vy Bui gives in action at the Wutaishan Sports Gymnasium in Nanjing.

TABLE TENNIS: Australian table tennis players Vy Bui and Dominic Huang are out of the singles event after losing their first knockout matches in the consolation draw.

Brittany Kendall and Phoebe Bell compete in Beach Volleyball at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: A resurgent Argentine performance coupled with the Australians being a little too laid back has cost Phoebe Bell and Brittany Kendall the win.

Patrick Murphy attends Chat With Champions show for Youth Olympians.

Australian Olympian Patrick Murphy passes on his experiences as a professional athlete to Youth Olympians.

Hatrick for Throssell

18 August 2014
Youth Olympian Brianna Throssell has won three bronze medals in two days the Olympic Sports Centre Natatorium in Nanjing.

SWIMMING: Brianna Throssell has won a hatrick of medals at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games after winning two more bronze medals in the women’s 200m butterfly and medley relay tonight.

TENNIS: The Aussie contingent was again tested on day 2 of the tennis, all our young athletes took to the court at Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing.

Elyse Ainsworth on the water at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

SAILING: Australian Youth Olympic sailors Tom Cunich and Elyse Ainsworth have made the most of tricky conditions on day one at the Youth Olympic Games.