14. October 2018  
Buenos Aires, ARG  
Artistic Gymnastics

3rd Youth Olympic Games 2018

From October 06 - 18 the 3rd Youth Olympic Games 2018 take place in Argentina's capital Buenos Aires. For the Olympic gymnastics disciplines Artistic Gymnastics, Rhythmic Gymnastics, Trampoline Gymnastics but also Acrobatic Gymnastics the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) gives the following recommendations to inform themselves about these events ...:

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Even if you can’t make it to Buenos Aires, Argentina, for the Youth Olympic Games 2018, there are plenty of ways to stay up to date with the Gymnastics competitions at the America Pavilion.


The Youth Olympic Games (YOG) are the biggest multi-sport world competition for young elite athletes between 15 and 18 years of age. Buenos Aires 2018 will be the first gender-balanced Olympic event and will feature an equal number of male and female athletes. Over 12 days of competition, 4,000 athletes from 206 countries will compete in 32 sports in 241 medal events including Artistic, Rhythmic, Trampoline and Acrobatic Gymnastics.
Here are several ways to keep up with the action:


* Live streaming
Event coverage across the YOG is available both live and on-demand on the Olympic Channel at olympicchannel.com and its mobile apps for Android and iOS devices. The action starts on 6 October at 8pm local time with a unique street-party style Opening Ceremony at the Argentinian capital's famous Obelisco. The finals of the Gymnastics disciplines on 11 – 16 October can also be watched on the FIG event page.

* Feature content on Olympic Channel
In addition to the live action from Buenos Aires, why not check out some of the exclusive YOG feature content on the Olympic Channel? The Heroes of the Future series follows elite young athletes in their quest for glory at senior level. Italian Women’s Artistic gymnast Giorgia Villa is joined by German Men’s Artistic Gymnastics talent Daniel Schwed in this series.

* Live scoring
Follow the scores in real time during the qualifications and finals here. This feature is also available on FIGymnastics, the mobile application from the FIG that is available free for download from the iTunes and Google Play stores.

* The FIG event page for Buenos Aires 2018
The go-to web portal for competition recaps, live scoring, official results, medal standings and a complete competition programme.
Have a look here.

* Social media
Check out the FIG, Buenos Aires 2018, and the Olympic Channel on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for plenty of stories and extra goodies from on and off the competition floor. Use the hashtags #BuenosAires2018 #YouthOlympics and #Gymnastics!
For more information click here!