There is good news for all the sports lovers around the world. The Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games or as it is officially known by the III Summer Youth Olympic Games is imminent and being hosted in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 6 October 2018 to 18 October 2018.
Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympics: Factsheet
- The organizer of Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympics is the International Olympics Committee.
- Buenos Aires is the capital and one of the most beautiful cities in
- The motto of Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympics is “Feel the Future.”
- This sports, cultural and educational event will be held outside of Asia for the first time.
- A total of 3,997 athletes from 206 countries are going to participate in this game.
- Kosovo and Sudan will make their official Debut with the 2018 Youth Olympics.
- There will be 241 events in 32 sports.
- The Olympic Mascot was for Buenos Aires 2018 was disclosed on 29 May 2018. The name is “#Pandi,” a young Yaguarete`, a South American animal alike It is getting famous all around the world, and the netizens are adorably calling it as Pandi.
- The name is the derived from the scientific name of Yaguarete`–Panthera Onca and its relationship with the “Digital World” relationship; Hence Pandi.
- The age of Pandi is sixteen
- The opening ceremony is going to be held at Obelisco de Buenos Aires located in Plaza de la República. It is a national historic monument and an icon of Buenos Aires which was constructed in 1936 to pay tribute to the quadricentennial of the first foundation of the city.
- For the first time in the Olympics history, the Opening ceremony of the 2018 Youth Summer Olympics is to be held outside the stadium and is free for the public.
- The Ambassadors of Buenos Aires 2018 Olympics are
- LUCIANA AYMAR – Female field Hockey Player
- LUIS SCOLA – Captain of ArgeNTINA’s national Basketball team
- JAVIER MASCHERANO – Football Player
- CHAD LE CLOS – South African Swimming Star
- Coca-Cola, Samsung, Visa, and Alibaba Group are among the major partners of the Summer Youth Olympics 2018.
- All the details of the schedule, participating countries, sports, medal tables, routes, stadiums, sponsors, partners and other relevant information regarding the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympics can be found at their official websites https://www.olympic.org/ or https://www.buenosaires2018.com/.
We wish our Champions All The Best!