It was a stellar weekend in Australian sport, with surfing Queen Steph Gilmore taking out her 30th event, the men's and women's 3x3 basketball teams finding gold in Asia and paddle pals Aly Bull and Alyce Burnett taking out gold and silver - and this was just the start of Australia's weekend podium domination.
Australia edged rivals New Zealand to win the Oceania Mixed Team Badminton Championships for the fifth consecutive year in Melbourne.
The Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) treated the world to a taste of the future of elite sport, when 4000 teenagers from 206 countries competed on the biggest stage of their young careers.
Australia’s sole badminton player Zecily Fung recently added ‘Youth Olympic medallist’ to her resume, but what was just as rewarding were the multicultural friendships she made along the way.
17-year-old Zecily Fung added another team medal to the Aussie tally, joining forces with seven other nations in ‘Team Theta’ for the badminton mixed relay bronze medal match.
Today marked the first day of competition for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) and your Aussie squad kicked it off with a bang, making their way into multiple finals and semi finals.
88 of the nation’s brightest young sporting prospects will represent Australia at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), the world's largest multi-sport competition for young athletes.