Youth Olympic Games

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The Youth Olympic Games is a sporting event that takes place in a different city every four years for athletes between ages 14 and 18. [1] The first Youth Olympic Games was held on 14 August 2010 to 26 August 2010 in the country of Singapore. [2]

List of Youth Olympic Games[change | change source]

Summer Youth Olympic Games[change | change source]

Edition Year Host City Host Nation Start Date End Date Nations Competitors Sports Events Top Placed Team Reference
I 2010 Singapore  Singapore 14 August 26 August 204 3,600 26 201  China (CHN) [3]
II 2014 Nanjing  China 16 August 28 August 204 3,787 28 222  China (CHN) [4]
III 2018 Buenos Aires  Argentina 1 October 12 October 28 185
IV 2022 Future event

Winter Youth Olympic Games[change | change source]

Edition Year Host City Host Nation Start Date End Date Nations Competitors Sports Events Top Placed Team Reference
I 2012 Innsbruck  Austria 13 January 22 January 69 1,059 7 63  Germany (GER) [5]
II 2016 Lillehammer  Norway 12 February 21 February 71 1,100 7 70  United States (USA) [6]
III 2020 Lausanne   Switzerland 10 January 19 January Future event

References[change | change source]

  1. "No kidding: Teens to get Youth Olympic Games - USATODAY.com". usatoday30.usatoday.com.
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-05-26. Retrieved 2021-01-01.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. "1st YOG Singapore 2010". IOC. Retrieved 14 August 2010. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "2nd YOG Nanjing 2014". IOC. Retrieved 16 August 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. "1st WYOG Innsbruck 2012". IOC. Retrieved 13 January 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. "2nd WYOG Lillehammer 2016". IOC. Retrieved 12 February 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)


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Summer Games: Singapore 2010, Nanjing 2014, Buenos Aires 2018, 2022
Winter Games: Innsbruck 2012, Lillehammer 2016, Lausanne 2020, 2024
Buenos Aires 2018Lausanne 20202022