Youth Olympic Games facts for kids
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. The first Youth Olympic Games was held on 14 August 2010 to 26 August 2010 in the country of Singapore.
The 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games, officially known as the II Olympic Youth Summer Games, is an international summer sports event that will be from August 16 to August 28, 2014. The host city, Nanjing, China.
The 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games will be officially known as the Games of the II Olympiad.
The 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games will be officially known as the Games of the III Olympiad.
- Davao, Philippines
- Toulouse, France
- Monterrey, Mexico
- Medellin, Colombia
- Las Vegas,Nevada, United States
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Flags of participating nations at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics
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