The Youth Olympic games will go 55 Ukrainian athletes

На Юношеские Олимпийские игры отправятся 55 украинских спортсменов

Michael Cohan

Ukraine at the III summer Youth Olympic games will represent 55 young athletes. Ukrainians will speak in 22 sports.

The nominal composition of the team in accordance with Ukrainian athletes received licenses to participate in the Games and proposals of the national federations for Olympic sports approved by the Executive Committee of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine.

The Ukrainians will compete in 22 sports, namely badminton, basketball 3×3, Boxing, wrestling freestyle, Cycling, rowing, rowing and Canoeing, gymnastics sports, gymnastics, artistic, judo, karate, athletics, swimming, climbing, sports acrobatics, archery, shooting, diving, modern pentathlon, tennis, Taekwondo, fencing.

Our young Olympians, who have won the right to defend the honor of Ukraine at the most prestigious sports forum on the planet, representing 19 regions of the country.

It should be noted that 2 of the license (in weightlifting) are pending confirmation.

Note, for the history of performances in the summer and winter Youth Olympic games, Ukrainians won 70 medals, 20 of which are of the highest standard, 22 silver and 28 bronze.

III summer Youth Olympic will be held from 6 to 18 October in Argentina Buenos Aires.

With all members of the Junior Olympic team at the YOG in 2018 can be found at this link.

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