Published Saturday 16 August 2014

New Zealanders are able to watch the Youth Olympic Games kicking off tonight in Nanjing, China. SKY Television will air comprehensive coverage of the Youth Olympic Games including live action, replays and highlights.

Coverage begins tonight at 11.55pm with the spectacular Opening Ceremony where the New Zealand team will be led into a 60,000 capacity stadium led by junior world record holding swimmer, Gabrille Fa’aumusili. 

Nanjing 2014 will air on pop up channel 5 and the schedule can be found here at www.skytv.co.nz

Live and on-demand coverage of the action can also be watched through the IOC’s global digital platforms: www.olympic.tv, www.olympic.org and www.youtube.com/olympics.

News, schedules and results of the Kiwis in action in Nanjing can be found at www.olympic.org.nz  

Media can access broadcast quality footage via Associated Press - SNTV.

Images via Getty Images or www.nanjing2014.org/en/photos.htm