At five years old, most kids do not have bad eyes. Sophia Dong did.
That was when the doctor recommended she take up table tennis.
Competition has only just kicked off at the Youth Olympic Games, but Kiwi athletes have already immersed themselves in the village life.
NANJING, Aug 15 - When New Zealand Youth Olympic Team Flag Bearer Gabrielle FA'AMAUSILI (NZL) dives into the pool at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games, she will do so knowing her sport nearly ki
New Zealanders are able to watch the Youth Olympic Games kicking off tonight in Nanjing, China.
Swimming Junior World Champion in the 50m backstroke and world record holder, Gabrielle Fa'amausili has been announced as flag bearer for the New Zealand Youth Olympic Games Team in Nanjing 2014.
A team of 50 young New Zealand athletes has arrived in Nanjing, China set to compete at the Youth Olympic Games which kick off in just two days time.
Weightlifter Richie Patterson, who came back from silver in Delhi to win gold in Glasgow, has been named flag bearer of the New Zealand Commonwealth Games Team at a casual team ceremony in th
Jack Bauer and the netball team picked up silver medals today, lifting the New Zealand team’s overall haul to 45 medals – 14 gold, 14 silver, 17 bronze.
Tenacious Jack Bauer picked up a hard-earned silver medal in the men’s road race today.
The New Zealand Commonwealth Games Team has wrapped up a successful campaign in Glasgow.
The New Zealand men’s hockey team lost their bronze medal match against England in cruel circumstances today.
Martin Knight and Joelle King were unable to win a medal in the mixed doubles squash today.