Youth News

The families of the Australian Youth Olympic swimmers show their support in the crowd at the Olympic Sports Centre Natatorium.

YOG: The athletes may be the primary attraction at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China but the family and friends cannot be forgotten about.

ATHLETICS: A stellar night at the Nanjing Sports Centre has seen six Australian’s book a ticket to the A finals, with four of them breaking PB’s.

Ami Matsuo, Amy Forrester, Ella Bond and Brianna Throssell win bronze in the women's 4x100m freestyle relay event.

SWIMMING: The Australian women’s 4x100m freestyle relay team has won bronze on Day 5 of the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

HOCKEY: The boys are into the quarter finals after getting back on the winners list beating Canada 5-2.

Youth Olympic Games Judoka Naomi de Bruine.

JUDO: Eighteen-year-old Naomi de Bruine has won a bronze medal in the Judo Mixed Continental Team competition.

Abbie Watts finishes sixth in the women's trampoline event at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing.

GYMNASTICS: Abbie Watts has finished in sixth place in the women’s trampoline gymnastics with a total score of 49.170 in the final on Thursday.

Kiana Elliott after competing in the 63kg Weightlifting competition at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

WEIGHTLIFTING: Australian weightlifter Kiana Elliott has done what she came to Nanjing to do- a personal best.

Brett Coletta and Elizabeth Elmassian pose for photo after final round of individual golf tournament.

GOLF: Brett Coletta misses the chance for a medal while Elizabeth Elmassian misses putts throughout the final round.

Bell-Kendall are back

21 August 2014
Phoebe Bell serves at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Our dynamic beach volleyball team has bounced back to its best form at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

TENNIS: After a string of disappointing results on the courts on day 3 of the second Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing, Naiktha Bains was left as the only Aussie flying the flag at the tennis yesterday afternoon.