Australia has finished its Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympics campaign with four gold medals, eight silver and another four bronze to go with personal bests and invaluable experience on the biggest stage for young elite athletes.
Australia’s 3x3 basketball team capped off their remarkable underdog campaign winning bronze at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympics.
After a commanding 16-6 win against Ukraine, Australia’s Youth Olympic 3x3 basketballers will now advance to the semi-finals, where they will face France.
Australia added two silver medals to its Youth Olympics tally on Day 9, with Joshua Cowley finishing second in the long jump and Jaylah Hancock-Cameron second in the 1500m/cross country combined.
Australia’s 3x3 basketballers have made it through to the quarterfinals of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), after a solid run of four wins and one loss, all while only training together for the first time two weeks ago.
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.
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.
Rosie Deegan makes up one quarter of Australia’s Youth Olympic 3x3 Basketball Team for Buenos Aires 2018, but her style of play sets her apart from everyone else.