The national Olympic Committee presented the members of the Ukrainian team at the Summer youth Olympic games in Buenos Aires.
In the capital of Argentina Ukraine, delegate to 55 athletes from 19 regions of the country. At the youth Olympics, the country will be represented in 22 disciplines – badminton, basketball 3 on 3, Boxing, wrestling, Cycling, rowing, rowing and Canoeing, sports and rhythmic gymnastics, judo, karate, athletics, swimming, climbing, sports acrobatics, archery, shooting, diving, modern pentathlon, tennis, Taekwondo and fencing.
The national team of Ukraine at the youth Olympics in Bueanos Aires
At the last youth Olympics in China in 2014, Ukrainian athletes won nine gold medals and took fourth place in the medal standings. Became Olympic Champions Gleb Piskunov, Elizabeth Babyn, Yulia Levchenko (all – athletics), Ramil Hajiyev (Boxing), Anton Kuznetsov (modern pentathlon), Paul korostylev (shooting) and Michael Romanchuk, Anastasiya Malyavina (both swimming) and angelina Kalinina (tennis).
Summer youth Olympic games in Buenos Aires will be held from 5 to 18 October. In the Argentine capital will determine the holders of 241 medals.