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Setting sail on the Nanjing seas

Setting sail on the Nanjing seas

17 August 2014

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

Stephens waits to confirm vault final

Stephens waits to confirm vault final

17 August 2014

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

Aussies overcome China

Aussies overcome China

17 August 2014

RUGBY SEVENS: The Australian Youth Olympic Rugby Sevens side has pulled off a massive comeback against a strong Chinese outfit to win their second match in Nanjing, China 15-12.

Badminton begins group stage

Badminton begins group stage

17 August 2014

BADMINTON: Day one of the Youth Olympics Games (YOG) saw two of our young athletes take to the court in the first round of the knock out stage of the Badminton.

Nic Brown to carry on Olympic tradition

Nic Brown to carry on Olympic tradition

17 August 2014

SWIMMING: After a whirlwind first session in the pool at the Youth Olympic Games, it is a time for many of the athletes to reflect on their swimming journey so far especially quiet achiever Nicholas Brown.

Rowers progress to repechage

Rowers progress to repechage

17 August 2014

ROWING: It was a fair day on the rowing course at the Nanjing Rowing-Canoeing School on the first day of competition

Australian Swim Team get off to a cracking start

Australian Swim Team get off to a cracking start

17 August 2014

SWIMMING: The Australian Youth Olympic Swim Team have bolstered themselves into the race for a podium finish on Day 1 of competition at the Olympic Sports Centre Natatorium, Nanjing.

Downing makes down under proud

Downing makes down under proud

17 August 2014

SHOOTING: On day one of the second summer Youth Olympic Games the shooters began their quest for gold. 15-year-old Elise Downing was the first of the shooters to step up to the line in the qualification phase of the Women’s 10m air pistol.

Brittany Dutton wins Gold!

Brittany Dutton wins Gold!

17 August 2014

TRIATHLON: Brittany Dutton has won Australia's first medal of the Youth Olympic Games with gold in the women's triathlon.

Gibson scores first in Aussie victory

Gibson scores first in Aussie victory

17 August 2014

RUGBY SEVENS: The Australian Youth Olympic Women’s Rugby Sevens side has already rolled into the history books as Kellie Gibson became the first Sevens player to score a try at the Youth Olympics.

AOC participates in IMF Uluru Anniversary Relay

Rio Olympic Village

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Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.