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Win a trip to Singapore!

Win a trip to Singapore!

1 June 2010

Are you a budding photographer? The International Olympic Committee (IOC) have created an amazing opportunity for you to win a trip to Singapore to be an official photographer of the Youth Olympic Games.

"Everyone" – An Anthem for Youth Around the World

1 June 2010

Premiering world-wide on 30 May 2010, the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games theme song "Everyone" combines the musical talents of five top singers – Jody Williams, Sean Kingston, Tabitha Nauser, Steve Appleton and Jessica Mauboy – to create a global anthem for today's youth.

Australia draw solid group for Games basketball

Australia draw solid group for Games basketball

1 June 2010

The Singapore Youth Olympic Games Organising Committee (SYOGOC), together with the Fédération Internationale de Basketball (FIBA), yesterday announced the results of the basketball draw for the Youth Olympic Games.

BMX & Mountain Bike Trail Completed

BMX & Mountain Bike Trail Completed

1 June 2010

The upgrading works for the Tampines Bike Park (TBP) has been completed and certified by Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), the International Federation for Cycling, as ready to host the Bicycle Moto-Cross (BMX) and Mountain Bike competition for the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games.

Triathletes lead the way to Singapore

Triathletes lead the way to Singapore

27 May 2010

Michael Gosman and Ellie Salthouse were selected to compete in triathlon for Australia in what will be an exciting event on the Games agenda.

Young athlete has her eye on the ball

Young athlete has her eye on the ball

27 May 2010

She has barely entered the teenage years, yet it is her tremendous mental toughness and self confidence that has earned Lily Phan her place on the 2010 Australian Youth Olympic Team.

Following in famous footsteps

Following in famous footsteps

27 May 2010

Wollongong schoolboy Scott Smith was one of two athletes selected this week as part of the canoe/kayak team to travel to Singapore in August for the Youth Olympic Games.

First athletes selected for Youth Olympic Games and site goes LIVE

First athletes selected for Youth Olympic Games and site goes LIVE

27 May 2010

The AOC has today announced the selection of the first members of the Australian Youth Olympic Team for Singapore 2010.

Gaze and Timms set to inspire youth

Gaze and Timms set to inspire youth

21 May 2010

Australian basketball legends Andrew Gaze and Michele Timms alongside Brazil’s Oscar Schmidt and Yugoslavia’s Aleksandar ‘Sasha’ Djordjevic have been named as Athlete Role Models (ARM) for this summer’s inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) set to take place in the city-state of Singapore from 14 to 26 August.

Basketball legends named YOG Role Models

Basketball legends named YOG Role Models

21 May 2010

Australian basketball legends Andrew Gaze and Michele Timms alongside Brazil’s Oscar Schmidt and Yugoslavia’s Aleksandar ‘Sasha’ Djordjevic have been named as Athlete Role Models (ARM) for this summer’s inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) set to take place in the city-state of Singapore between the 14th and 26th August.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).