YOG Nanjing 2014


Gallagher competes for Bronze

Donegal’s Michael Gallagher competes for Team Ireland in the Men’s Heavy (91kg) Bronze Medal scheduled today at 14.15pm (Irish Time) Best wishes to Michael. To watch http://nanjing.ovp.olympic.tv/  http://result.nanjing2014.org/IRS/ENG/BX/BXR173A_YO2014BXM091102ENG.htm Int. Expo Centre Hall D  25 Aug 21:15 Competitors Player Colour KIM Jin Nyong GALLAGHER Michael

Desmond misses out on bronze

Christina Desmond narrowly lost her bronze medal contest today in Nanjing in the women’s middle weight category. However its been a fantastic tournament for Christina and she and Irish Boxing can be very proud of her achievements in Nanjing for Team Ireland. Irish coach Billy McLean said “Christina gave it 110% against a very good Australian […]

24th August results so far at Nanjing YOG

Results for the Irish Team can also be viewed here. Athletics: Roseanna McGuckian finished 11th in the Women’s 200 meters: 1. Gold – Jamaica – WHYTE Natalliah    23.55 2. Silver – Ukraine – KOBA Dzhois    23.94 3. Bronze – United States of America – JOHNSON Brandee    24.28 4. Kenya – THOMAS Maureen Nyatichi    24.43 5. […]

23th August Results at Nanjing YOG

Results for the Irish Team can also be viewed here. Athletics: Louise Shanahan finished 6th in Women’s 800 m with her Personal Best at 2:08.29 1. Gold – Ghana – BISSAH Martha 2:04.90 2. Silver – Ethiopia – NEGERI Hawi Alemu 2:06.01 3. Bronze – Germany – KALIS Mareen 2:06.03 4. Italy –  BELLO Elena […]

Nanjing Boxing Competiton Draw

The Boxing competition draw has just been published online. Click on the following ling to view: http://result.nanjing2014.org/IRS/resYO2014/pdf/YO2014/BX/YO2014_BX_C58_BX0000Y23.pd       In the women’s middleweight category Christina Desmond gets a bye into the semi final and faces CHEN from Taipei – click on the link for Christina’s draw: http://result.nanjing2014.org/IRS/resYO2014/pdf/YO2014/BX/YO2014_BX_C75_BXW075000.pdf   Daily Competition Schedule Sat, 23 Aug   Start Time Location […]

McGuickian 10th fastest in 200m

Roseanna McGuickian ran  24.77 in the women’s 200m heats and is ranked 10th overall from the 3 heats, just missing out on the final by 0.03 seconds. Congratulations on an excellent run in a very competitive world class field of 200m athletes.     Summary – Women’s 200m Qualifications   Rank Bib Name Wind Result […]

Duffy back for Individual Show Jumping

Team Jumping medallist Michael Duffy is back in action in the men’s individual jumping competition on Saturday 23rd August.         Click here for the entry list: http://result.nanjing2014.org/IRS/resYO2014/pdf/YO2014/EQ/YO2014_EQ_C32C_EQX002000.pdf The competition format is as follows: 1. Venue & Dates The equestrian competitions of Nanjing 2014 will be held at the Xinzhuang Equestrian Venue on 19 […]

Mixed Team Golf

Team Ireland golfers Kevin Le Blanc and Olivia Mehaffey will play in the Mixed Team Event.         We are awaiting the draw sheet. The entry list can be accessed here http://result.nanjing2014.org/IRS/resYO2014/pdf/YO2014/GO/YO2014_GO_C32C_GOX400000.pdf The competition schedule can be accessed here http://result.nanjing2014.org/IRS/resYO2014/pdf/YO2014/GO/YO2014_GO_C08_GO0000000.pdf   Mixed Team event format Teams are made up of one male and […]

Canoe – Kayak debut for Hendrick

Team Ireland Opening Ceremony flag bearer Richard Hendrick, coached by three time Olympian Eoin Rheinisch will be in action on Saturday, August 23rd in the Men’s C1 Head to head sprint. http://result.nanjing2014.org/IRS/resYO2014/pdf/YO2014/CA/YO2014_CA_C32C_CAM210000.pdf 1. Venue & Dates The Canoe-Kayak competitions of Nanjing 2014 will be held at the Nanjing Rowing and Canoeing School on 23 to 27 […]

Nanjing – “Chat with Champions”

“Chat with Champions” are taking place in the Nanjing Youth Olympic Village . The first three Athlete Role Models in attendance were French judo athlete Lucie Decosse, Australian swimmer Patrick Murphy and Canadian rugby player Heather Moyse. Chat with Champions offers a communication platform whereby young athletes can meet the champions for face-to-face interactions, discuss with them on […]
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