Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Youth Olympics’ Category

Gymnast Emma Spence chosen as Canada’s flag-bearer at Youth Olympics closing ceremony

Thursday, October 18th, 2018
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Gymnast Emma Spence was named Team Canada’s flag-bearer for the 2018 Youth Olympics closing ceremony in Buenos Aires, the Canadian Olympic committee announced on Thursday.

Canada’s Yang captures badminton gold at Youth Olympic Games

Sunday, October 14th, 2018
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Canadian badminton player Brian Yang won gold at the Youth Olympic Games on Sunday by finishing in top spot in the mixed team relay event.

Canadian gymnast Emma Spence takes bronze at Youth Olympic Games

Saturday, October 13th, 2018
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Canadian gymnast Emma Spence won bronze in the women's vault on Saturday at the Youth Olympic Games. The 15-year-old Spence, from Cambridge, Ont., scored a combined 13.483 for third place.

Canada’s Alexander Milanovich swims to bronze at Youth Olympic Games

Friday, October 12th, 2018
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Canada's Alexander Milanovich picked up a bronze medal in the men's 50-metre breaststroke at the Youth Olympic Games on Friday.

Road to the Olympic Games: 2018 Youth Olympic Games

Friday, October 12th, 2018
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly show spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's program we feature action from the 2018 Youth Olympic Games from Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Canada’s Ethan McClymont captures taekwondo bronze at Youth Olympic Games

Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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Ethan McClymont captured bronze in the men's 73-kilogram taekwondo event at the Youth Olympic Games on Thursday.

Canada’s Madison Broad claims silver in 200m backstroke at Youth Olympics

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
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Canada's Madison Broad won the silver medal in the 200-metre backstroke on Tuesday at the Youth Olympic Games.

Keagan Young claims Canada’s 1st medal at Youth Olympic Games

Monday, October 8th, 2018
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Keagan Young earned a bronze medal in judo for Canada's first medal of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires on Monday. The Markham, Ont., resident was competing in the 81 kg division.

Senegal picked by IOC to host 2022 Youth Olympics

Monday, October 8th, 2018
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The International Olympic Committee has picked its first African host of any Olympics, formally awarding the 2022 Youth Games to Senegal.

Youth Olympic Games: Schedule, results and medals

Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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CBC Sports is home to all the coverage of the third Youth Olympic Games starting Saturday and running through Oct. 18.