Nanjing 2014

Public set to benefit from Nanjing 2014 legacy

By Paul Osborne

The benefits of the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games will live on in the city as part of the event's legacy programme ©Nanjing 2014

The event may be over but the legacy of the Nanjing 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games lives on, Chinese officials claims, as residents of the the city continue to gain the benefit from the facilities used for the duration of the event.

IAAF President praises inaugural 8x100m relay at Nanjing 2014

By Paul Osborne at the 8x100m venue on Yanshan Road in Nanjing

IAAF President Lamine Diack has praised the inaugural 8x100m relay here in Nanjing ©Getty Images  International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Lamine Diack has praised the inaugural 8x100 metres relay as an "excellent idea" following its showing at the Summer Youth Olympic Games here this evening.