Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (G-10): Draws and Schedule
Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games
Buenos Aires, Argentina
7-11 OCtober 2018
G-10 category event
the third edition of the Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) opens today, 6 october, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Over 4,000 ‘game changing’ athletes, influencers and young leaders will be in the spotlight for an explosive 12 days of elite competition and innovation.
The world’s best young athletes between the ages of 15 to 18 will be in the argentinian capital for an event that will feature new sports (breaking, sport climbing, roller sports and karate), and many new disciplines and events such as bmx freestyle, kiteboarding, beach handball, futsal and acrobatic gymnastics, reflecting the passions of the ‘game changers’, a new generation of athletes and fans. the yog will also set a precedent for gender equality with, for the first time in olympic history, an equal number of male and female athletes among the 4,000 participants competing in 32 sports in total.
Taekwondo competition will take place from Sunday to Thursday with a total of 100 athletes in action inside the Oceania Arena of the Argentinian capital.
Buenos Aires 2018 YOG Draws
– Sunday October 7: Women’s -44 kg and Men’s -48 kg
– Monday October 8: Women’s -49 kg and Men’s -55 kg
– Tuesday October 9: Women’s -55 kg and Men’s -63 kg
– Wednesday October 10: Women’s -63 kg and Men’s -73 kg
– Thursday October 11: Women’s +63 kg and Men’s +73 kg