Argentinian President Mauricio Marci has promised a "great party" when Buenos Aires hosts the Summer Youth Olympic Games in 2018.
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Construction schedule of Athletes Village for Buenos Aires 2018 is main challenge, chief executive claims
Ensuring the new Athletes' Village for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires is ready on time for the event is the main concern for organisers, its chief executive Leandro Larrosa told insidethegames here.
Skateboarding, sport climbing and roller sports are being considered for the programme at Buenos Aires 2018 and mountain bike cycling will be replaced with an urban form of the sport, the event's chief executive Leandro Larrosa has told insidethegames here.
Argentinian hockey legend Luciana Aymar has been named as an official ambassador for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Buenos Aires.
Futsal, a form of five-a-side football, is to replace the standard 11-a-side format at the next Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires in 2018.
Identical numbers of men and women are set to compete at the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympics in what is set to mark the first time full gender equality has been achieved at any form of the Games.
Francisco Irarrázaval, chief executive of Buenos Aires 2018, has promised the Argentinian capital will deliver a Summer Youth Olympic Games that "will inspire" by focusing on human development and social integration and they are not thinking beyond that event.
Buenos Aires 2018 has vowed to bring sport to the 2.6 million young people residing in the Argentine capital, particularly its inner city residents, when it hosts the Summer Youth Olympic Games in four years' time.
March 15 - Lionel Messi, the world's bester footballer, has been named as an ambassador of the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
October 16 - Frankie Fredericks has been appointed as the chairman of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, it was announced today.
July 4 - Buenos Aires were today awarded the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games ahead of Medellin and Glasgow, who were knocked out in the first round.
July 3 - Medellín has secured victory by an overwhelming margin on the insidethegames poll asking readers which city they think should hold the 2018 Youth Olympics just a day before the International Olympic Committee (IOC) elects the host city.
July 3 - Princess Anne, one of four British International Olympic Committee (IOC) members, is not attending this week's Extraordinary Session here, it has been revealed.
July 2 - Sir Chris Hoy, Britain's most decorated Olympian, will join the Glasgow 2018 delegation as it delivers its final Youth Olympic bid presentation to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne on Thursday (July 4).
July 2 - Gerardo Werthein, President of the Argentine Olympic Committee (COA), will lead a senior Buenos Aires delegation at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) extraordinary session this week where it will learn the fate of its bid to host the 2018 Youth Olympics.