Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games

The second Youth Olympic Games will be held In the capital of the Chinese province of Jiangsu - Nanjing - in August this year. The Games that will last from August 16th- 28th and they will bring together approximately 3,600 athletes aged 15 to 18. Among them there will be also the Croatian Olympic delegation of young athletes. By early June there were 17 athletes that managed to qualify in nine sports: boxers Luke Prtenjaca (-69kg), Luke Plantic (-75kg) and Toni Filipi (-91kg), Maja Pavlinic in badminton, Pavle Zivanovic (Byte CII) in sailing, Brigita Matic (up to 78kg) and Lovro Kovac (81kg) in judo, Peter Files in fencing, Tomislav Pucar and Lea Rakovac in table tennis, Borna Petanjek (10m air rifle) and Ivan Babic (10m air rifle)in shooting, and Ivana Babic (up to 55kg) and Matea Jelic (up to 63kg) in taekwondo.