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Archers take aim at elimination round

Archers take aim at elimination round

22 August 2014

ARCHERY: After days of training and preparing for competition, Archery got underway today with the ranking rounds for the mixed international events at the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing, China

Thompson ready to paddle

Thompson ready to paddle

22 August 2014

CANOE/KAYAK: Sydneysider Angus Thompson is ready to hit the water and paddle when the Canoe/Kayak competition gets under way on Day 7 at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

Swimmers ready for final session

Swimmers ready for final session

22 August 2014

SWIMMING: Australia is in the running for four more medals on the last day of the swimming competition at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

Aussies ready to climb the ladder

Aussies ready to climb the ladder

22 August 2014

MODERN PENTATHLON: The Youth Olympic Games Modern Pentathlon competition is well and truly underway here in Nanjing, China.

Smiling pentathletes ready to roll

Smiling pentathletes ready to roll

22 August 2014

MODERN PENTATHLON: Two of the most versatile athletes on the 2014 Australian Youth Olympic Team are ready to tackle whatever the 2014 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) has to offer.

Friends and Families show up in droves to support the Aussies

Friends and Families show up in droves to support the Aussies

22 August 2014

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 gets finals fever

Athletics gets finals fever

22 August 2014

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.

Australia basks in bronze glory

Australia basks in bronze glory

21 August 2014

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

Hockey5s into quarterfinals

Hockey5s into quarterfinals

21 August 2014

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

de Bruine wins Judo Bronze

de Bruine wins Judo Bronze

21 August 2014

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

Emma Moffatt's Road to Rio

Rio Olympic Village

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.