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McCarthy-Smith's secret weapon

13 October 2018

Aussie rower Taylor McCarthy-Smith has just finished off her impressive YOG campaign, finishing first in her B Final and fifth overall, but she’s had one secret weapon along for the ride. Her mum, Cathy McCarthy.

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.

Buenos Aires 2018 Day 1 Wrap Up

Buenos Aires 2018 Day 1 Wrap Up

8 October 2018

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.

Back-to-back World Champs and medals galore for Aussie rowers

Back-to-back World Champs and medals galore for Aussie rowers

17 September 2018

In a dominant performance at the World Rowing Championships, Australia secured two back-to-back World Championship titles, along with four silver and one bronze medal.

Full Team for Buenos Aires 2018 announced

Full Team for Buenos Aires 2018 announced

30 August 2018

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.

AOC celebrates 50 days to go until Youth Olympic Games

AOC celebrates 50 days to go until Youth Olympic Games

17 August 2018

In celebration of 50 days to go until the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), here is a rundown on what our incredible young athletes have been working on in the lead up to YOG.

Silver and bronze performances for Aussie junior rowers

Silver and bronze performances for Aussie junior rowers

13 August 2018

Australia concluded its 2018 World Rowing Junior Championships with two silver and one bronze medal, with two young superstars now preparing to compete at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

Kennedy-Leverett and the sacrifices that lead him to Buenos Aires

Kennedy-Leverett and the sacrifices that lead him to Buenos Aires

1 August 2018

Junior World Champion Cormac Kennedy-Leverett has made a lot of sacrifices to pursue his sporting ambitions, and those sacrifices have paid off with his recent selection in Australia's Youth Olympic Games Team for Buenos Aires 2018.