Records Fall on Day Three

20 August 2014

The third day of competition was a brilliant display of consistency and strength for a number of our athletes.

Two Medals for NZ on Day 2

19 August 2014

Two medals were the highlights of day two of competition in Nanjing.

Gichard Wins Bronze

19 August 2014

Fourteen year old Bobbi Gichard, the youngest swimmer in the field, was a blink away from victory at the Youth Olympic Games in China today.

Patterson and McTaggart: Coach and Pupil

18 August 2014

It has been a whirlwind few weeks for New Zealand's weightlifting coach Richie Patterson on the road to the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games.

Hoy Takes Silver

18 August 2014

Kiwi triathlete Daniel Hoy took silver in the men's sprint triathlon today, bringing home New Zealand's first medal.

The NZ Club Opens in Nanjing

18 August 2014

The NZ Club has opened its doors to family, friends and supporters of the NZ Youth Olympic Games team with a function being held at the Nutria Dairy function centre in Nanjing.

Day One of Competition for YOG Athletes

18 August 2014

It was a strong first day's showing for our kiwi athletes in Nanjing, with 100m backstroke swimmer Bobbi Gichard earning a spot in the final, men's hockey winning 8-2 in the pool game against Zambia and the beach volleyball duo taking down Congo.

Table Tennis' Sophia Dong takes on the Youth Olympic Games

17 August 2014

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.

Youth Olympic Athletes Experience the Village

17 August 2014

Competition has only just kicked off at the Youth Olympic Games, but Kiwi athletes have already immersed themselves in the village life.

Flag Bearer Conquered Fear to Succeed

16 August 2014

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

How to Watch the Youth Olympic Games

16 August 2014

New Zealanders are able to watch the Youth Olympic Games kicking off tonight in Nanjing, China.

NZ Youth Olympic Games Team Flag Bearer Announced

16 August 2014

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.