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.
With a surname like Power, you would expect nothing less from selected Youth Olympic Games (YOG) weightlifter Maddison Power. The 15-year-old has been selected to represent Australia at Buenos Aires 2018 alongside fellow weightlifter Jett Gaffney.
Sofia Zudova lifted out of her weight division at Ashgabat 2017 to be Australia’s top placed weightlifter with 5th in the women’s 90kg category.
Ridge Barredo has topped the 105kg weightlifting Group B competition at Ashgabat 2017, with teammate Matthew Lydement in third place
A new snatch PB and five out of a possible six successful lifts has Jacob Marquardt grinning from ear to ear after his international debut at Ashgabat 2017.