Roller sports has been added to the programme for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have confirmed.
Dates for the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games have been changed to October 6 to 18 in order to incorporate two weekends, it has been announced.
Over 530 athletes, 130 coaches and 100 volunteers gathered in the Argentinian capital of Buenos Aires to take part in a 10-day sport and educational camp as part of a nationwide talent selection programme and test event for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.
The International Kiteboarding Association (IKA) General Assembly has adopted rule changes for the twintip racing and formula kite classes at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Brussels in Belgium.
The World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) has hit back at claims it exploited break dancing as a "Trojan horse" to "get its foot in the door of the Olympics".
A petition has been sent to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) calling for the World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) to be expelled from the Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations (ARISF) amid claims the body exploited break dancing as a "Trojan horse" to "get its foot in the door of the Olympics" and ensure its place on the programme for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
World DanceSport Federation to consider "many factors" when devising Buenos Aires 2018 qualification process
The World DanceSport Federation (WDSF) has said that "many factors" will need to be considered when devising the qualification process for the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires.
Break dancing, karate and sport climbing have each been added as medal events to the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games programme, it was announced here today.
IOC Coordination Commission claim "significant progress" made in Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Park after visit
Buenos Aires 2018’s Youth Olympic Park has seen “significant progress” according to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission, after they conducted their third site visit.
David Owen: The bike rider, the hack, the Nobel laureate - and making the future of the Youth Olympic Games more secure
One of my more esoteric claims to fame is that I once introduced the now co-holder of the title Britain’s most successful Olympian, Sir Chris Hoy, to the winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, President Juan Manuel Santos.
A new multi-discipline event has been announced by the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) after acrobatic gymnastics was added to the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games programme.
Argentinian President Mauricio Marci has promised a "great party" when Buenos Aires hosts the Summer Youth Olympic Games in 2018.
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.
Less than a decade ago, the Youth Olympic Games did not even exist, but some 1,100 sporting youngsters will descend on the Norwegian town of Lillehammer for the second edition of the Winter event, due to take place from February 12 to 21.