|Opening Ceremony||16 Aug 2013|
|Closing Ceremony||24 Aug 2013|
|Country||China, People Republic of|
It is planned to stage the 2nd Asian Youth Games in the historic Chinese city of Nanjing from August 16-24, 2013. Just like in Singapore in 2009, it will be a full-scale dress rehearsal for the International Olympic Committee’s Youth Olympic Games the following year.
Initally, organisers proposed nine sports - athletics, swimming (including diving), 3-on-3 basketball, tennis, judo, fencing, weightlifting, football and table tennis – but the programme is being expanded.
Nanjing, the capital of Jiangsu province, hosted China’s 10th National Games in October 2005, so the infrastructure is already in place.
Hong Kong, China: The main delegation to the 2nd Asian Youth Games in Nanjing, China, returned to Hong Kong on Sunday afternoon with outstanding results by attaining 20 medals, comprised of two gold, five silver and and .....
Nanjing, China: On the 24th August there was the Closing Ceremony for the 2nd Asian Youth Games, which means that the OCA Youth Reporters Programme in Nanjing has come to an end as well. The six Youth Reporters from vari.....