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Team AUS – More than just a catchphrase

Team AUS – More than just a catchphrase

11 October 2018

In true Aussie style, our Youth Olympians have been living the values of mateship and showing that their motto “Team AUS,” is more than just a catchphrase.

Cormac wins rowing bronze at packed Puerto Madero

Cormac wins rowing bronze at packed Puerto Madero

11 October 2018

Rower Cormac Kennedy-Leverett has won bronze for Australia in the 500m single sculls at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympics at a packed Puerto Madero on Wedneday.

Buenos Aires 2018 Day 4 wrap

Buenos Aires 2018 Day 4 wrap

11 October 2018

Cormac Kennedy-Leverett added another medal to Australia’s Tally on Day 4 of Buenos Aires 2018, taking home bronze; while Liam Christie and Lidiia Iakovleva were members of the gold and bronze winning Multidiscipline Gymnastics Team Event.

Cooee - We're with you

Cooee - We're with you

10 October 2018

Cooooeeeee. A traditional Australian call that carries over kilometres of bush and outback trails. And a call that can cut through the pumping music, blaring crowd announcer and thousands screaming Argentinian fans at the Buenos Aires Youth Olympic pool.

Aussie Team welcome Martin, Hawk and Smith to YOG Village

Aussie Team welcome Martin, Hawk and Smith to YOG Village

10 October 2018

The Australian Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) team played host to some sporting royalty this week, welcoming newly crowned BMX Freestyle World Champion Logan Martin, skateboarding legend Tony Hawk and Dream Team basketballer Steve Smith.

Swimmers kickstart medal haul with great night at the pool

Swimmers kickstart medal haul with great night at the pool

9 October 2018

Australia has won its first medals of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games, with three silvers and a bronze at the pool on Monday night.

Buenos Aires 2018 Day 2 wrap

Buenos Aires 2018 Day 2 wrap

9 October 2018

Australia's female swimmers were on fire on Day 2 of Buenos Aires 2018, securing Australia its first medals oof the Youth Olympic Games.

Senegal announced as host for 2022 Youth Olympic Games

Senegal announced as host for 2022 Youth Olympic Games

9 October 2018

Today, the IOC announced the fourth edition of the summer Youth Olympic Games will be held in Dakar, Senegal - the first time a YOG has been organised in Africa.

Oscar Miers – Taking the family name to new heights

Oscar Miers – Taking the family name to new heights

9 October 2018

Competing at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) is an incredible achievement, but being the second person in your family to compete on a world stage makes it all the more sentimental.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.