Wang secured the last qualifying spot at YOG
girls' TechnoPlus YG Fleet when she finished 11th out of 21 athletes with 113 net points.
Yeh said: "The winning design gives an energetic feel with unlimited possibilities, which is also what we hope to see from the YOG
athletes and the young generation.
Christian won that last year so if he can repeat that, we will now have a slot in the YOG
,' said Ortiz during the launch of the 5th ICTSI Philippine Kiteboarding Tour Tuesday at Mango Tree Bistro at BGC in Taguig.
Next year will be the first time that breakdancing will be included in the YOG
The confirmed event program means full gender balance the first time at a Winter Olympic event, with the highest number of women's events and women ever competing at the Winter YOG
The inaugural YOG
were held in Singapore in 2010 after which the Games travelled to Nanjing, China in 2014 while the next edition will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from October 1-12 next year.
Im sure that each and every athlete lucky enough to participate in the 2018 YOG
will embrace this spirit and in doing so provide inspiration to many others in their own unique ways, whichever path they choose.
is a quadrennial event organized by the International Olympic Committee for athletes age 14 to 18 years old.
Speaking at an event held in Nanjing, where Yelena Isinbaeva enjoyed a tour of the Athletics Stadium and gave a master class to young athletes, the YOG
Ambassador said: I am very happy and honoured to continue in my role as a YOG
Ambassador for the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games.
SingTel also provided webcasts of YOG
2010 to a global audience, in collaboration with the Olympic Broadcast Services.
He said Singapore was chosen host for the maiden event among the nine cities that bid for the hosting of the first YOG
The Belgian believes the YOG
, his idea which was ratified at an IOC conference in 2007, needs to be "fun" to help retain a demographic who traditionally turn away from sports.