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Alec Rasmussen running with the ball against NSW.

HOCKEY: Nine of the country’s best young hockey players have been selected to compete at the second summer Youth Olympic Games in an exciting new hockey5s format.

Dylan Wotherspoon of Australia scores a goal during the Boys Gold Medal Hockey match between Australia and Pakistan on day 11 of the Youth Olympics at Seng Kang Hockey Stadium on August 25, 2010 in Singapore.

HOCKEY: Watch the live announcement of the Men's Hockey Team to don the green and gold and compete in Nanjing.

Harry Gordon (C) poses with AOC President John Coates (L) and Australian Olympian Herb Elliott (R) during the Launch of 'From Athens With Pride' by Harry Gordon at Museum of Contemporary Art on May 9, 2014 in Sydney, Australia.

AOC: Australian athletes and administrators have played a pivotal role in the Olympic Movement for 120 years.

2010 Youth Olympian Kenneth To (Swimming), 2014 Australian Youth Olympic Team Chef de Mission Susie O'Neill, BK the Boxing Kangaroo mascot, 2010 Youth Olympian Jessica Fox (Kayak) and 2014 Youth Olympian Ami Matsuo (Swimming) at the 100 days to Nanjing celebration in Sydney on 7 May, 2014.

AOC: Two-time Olympic champion Susie O'Neill plans on instilling some old-fashioned values in the next generation of Australian Youth Olympians.

The Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre will host the Opening and Closing Ceremonies and the Athletics competition. It can hold 60,000 spectators.

NANJING: A team of 90 aspiring young athletes are expected to wear the green and gold in 100 days time when the second summer Youth Olympic Games start in Nanjing, China.

Madonna Blyth poses during an Australian women's Hockeyroos hockey portrait session at on May 25, 2012 in Perth, Australia.

HOCKEY: Madonna Blyth is poised to become the second-most capped player in Hockeyroos' history heading into next month's women's hockey World Cup.

The Nanjing Virtual Torch Relay App is available in the Google Play Store and on iTunes

AOC: Since the days of the ancient Olympic Games and into the modern era, the Olympic flame has been synonymous with the ideals and the spirit of the Olympics.

Aussies sweep Japan

29 March 2014
Georgia Nanscawen passes the ball during the Australia v Netherlands friendly match at Riverbank Arena on July 22, 2012 in London, England.

HOCKEY: Wrapping up a busy past week the Australian women's hockey team marched into their fifth and final match of the Test series against Japan winning 5-2 on home turf in Perth.

Ric Charlesworth, coach of Australia looks on during the match between Australia and the Netherlands during day two of the Champions Trophy on December 2, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.

HOCKEY: World renowned hockey coach Ric Charlesworth has announced today that he will step down from his position as National Coach to the Australian men’s hockey team, the Kookaburras, following the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Christopher Ciriello during the Men's Hockey semi-final match between Australia and Germany on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Riverbank Arena Hockey Centre on August 9, 2012 in London, England.

HOCKEY: Set piece supremo Chris Ciriello’s four goals helped the Kookaburras to an unprecedented eighth Sultan Azlan Shah Cup title on Sunday night as Australia ran out 8-3 winners over hosts Malaysia.