Youth News

SHOOTING: Day 2 at the shooting hall saw New South Welshman, Chris Summerell enter the qualification round of the Men’s 10m Air Pistol at the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing, China.

Aussie 7s stay undefeated

18 August 2014
The Australian women's sevens side all smiles after defeating USA in a pool match 38-0 at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China on August 18, 2014.

RUGBY SEVENS: The Australian Youth Olympic Rugby Sevens outfit has proven itself again, mesmerising the stars and stripes in a 38-0 victory.

Kyle Chalmers of Australia competes in the Men's 100 Metre Freestyle Heats during day four of the World Swimming Championships at SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre on April 29, 2013 in Adelaide, Australia.

Australian swimmer Kyle Chalmers is just 16-years-old, but he is already nearing a major crossroads in his sporting career.

TENNIS: A big day at the Tennis Academy where mixed results kicked off the Australian charge for gold at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing.

Nic Brown, Brianna Throssell, Ami Matsuo and Kyle Chalmers hold their bronze medals, won in the pool of Day 1 of the YOG in the mixed 4x100m freestyle relay.

SWIMMING: Australia has won its second medal for the Youth Olympic Games, winning bronze in the Mixed 4x100m freestyle relay on the first day of competition.

Vy Bui competes in Table Tennis on the first day of competition at the YOG.

TABLE TENNIS: Youth Olympic table tennis players Vy Bui and Dominic Huang have proved their worth on the international stage after putting up a fight in their round one singles matches today.

High-fives all round as Phoebe Bell and Brittany Kendall win their first beach volleyball match at the Youth Olympic Games.

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Teenage beach volleyball duo Phoebe Bell and Brittany Kendall have left their nerves in the sand and swept away with a win to open their Youth Olympic Games campaign 21-13, 21-4.

Bryan Jolly competes in the bronze medal match of the men's under 55kg category of the Judo.

JUDO: It was not meant to be for Australian male Judoka Bryan Jolly at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing China. The teenager may not have possessed the strength shown by his opponents, however showed strength of another kind.

2014 Australian Youth Olympic Team Sailors Elyse Ainsworth and Tom Cunich.

SAILING: Australian sailors Elyse Ainsworth and Tom Cunich have tested the waters at Nanjing 2014 and are looking to the horizon of competition tomorrow

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS: Aussie Gymnast Clay Stephens took to the apparatus this afternoon in his qualification round for the Artistic Gymnastic.