Promoted by the International Olympic Committee, close to 4,000 of the world’s best young athletes are competing for Olympic Gold in the uenos Aires Youth Olympic Summer Games in Argentina.

Kazakhstan’s Roza Abitova competes in the Gymnastics Individual All Round qualification inside the America Pavilion during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018. (Jed Leicester/OIS/IOC via AP)
Speed skaters Andrea Lokvencova of the Czech Republic, from left to right, Maria Arias of Ecuador and Gabriela Isabel Rueda of Colombia, start the Roller Speed Skating Women’s Combined 500m Sprint – Quarterfinal Heat 1 at the Paseo De La Costa, during the Youth Olympic Summer Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. (Simon Bruty/OIS/IOC via AP)
Matija Moze of Slovakia competes in the Swimming Men’s 200m Breaststroke Heat during the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. (Simon Bruty/OIS/IOC via AP)
Peru’s Gianella Valdiviezo snatches as she competes in the Women’s Weightlifting 53kg category in the Asia Pavilion at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018. (Ian Walton/OIS/IOC via AP)
Guatemala’s Karla Perez chalks her feet ahead of the Gymnastics Artistic Mixed Multi-Discipline Team Event in the America Pavilion, during the Youth Olympic Summer Games, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. (Lukas Schulze /OIS/IOC via AP)
May Tieu of the U.S, left, and Venissia Thepaut of France, compete in the Fencing Mixed Continental Team Match at the Africa Pavilion, during the Youth Olympic Summer Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. (Ian Walton /OIS/IOC via AP)
Kimy Bravo Blanco of Cuba, in white, competes with Javier Pena Insausti of Spain in the Judo Men’s – 66kg competition at the Asia Pavilion during the Youth Olympic Summer Games, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. (Jonathan Nackstrand /OIS/IOC via AP)
Skaters compete in the final of the Roller Speed Skating Women’s Combined Speed Event 1000m at Paseo De La Costa during the Youth Olympic Summer Games, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018. Colombia’s Jhony Andrés Angulo Reina, pictured in second position, went on to win. (Thomas Lovelock/OIS/IOC via AP)
Mexico’s Karina Esquer goes up for a shot against Indonesia’s Nathania Claresta Orville during the Basketball 3×3 Women’s Tournament Preliminary Game at the Parque Mujeres Argentinas in Urban Park, at the Youth Olympic Summer Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018. (Joel Marklund/OIS/IOC via AP)

Source: The Associated Press

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