Ten of the 14 Australian track cyclists who contested the 2012 Olympic Games in London, including Anna Meares, had one or their first experiences of international competition at an Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF).
The next generation of Australian wrestling will be given the chance to show the world that Australia can match it with the best when they take to the mat at the 2013 Australian Youth Olympic Festival set to take place around Sydney in January.
Twelve of the nation’s leading badminton juniors will have the chance to make a name for themselves after being selected to represent Australia at the 2013 Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF).
Eight of Australia’s rising star golfers have been selected to compete at the 2013 Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF) at Twin Creeks Golf and Country Club in Sydney from 17-20 January.
The first visit of the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission for the second Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) wrapped up last week in Lillehammer, Norway.
Some of the nation’s leading young basketballers have today been selected to represent Australia in the 3x3 basketball competition when it makes its debut appearance at the 2013 Australian Youth Olympic Festival in January.
Thirty-six of Australia’s best young swimmers have been selected to compete at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival (AYOF) in Sydney this January, in a meet that has proven to be a strong pathway to Olympic selection.
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