The Russian rhythmic gymnastics team extended its lead after the qualification round and took the gold medal?in the?group all-around event for the second consecutive Youth Olympic Games on Wednesday."It’s a start.
JENSEN and partner Alejandra OROZCO LOZA(MEX)secured top spot on the podium with a strong performance on their final dive, scoring 75.20 for a 379.50 total."I've done the best I've done in my life,’’said JENSEN.
The Malaysian delegation came to the 2nd Summer Youth Olympics in Nanjing with no expectations of medals, merely hoping to gain exposure from competing with their peers at an international multi-sport event. They will however go home with one gold medal, two silver and a bronze.
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Text of address to the Closing Ceremony of Nanjing 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games by NYOGOC President LI Xueyong
The Nanjing Youth Olympic Village (YOV) was officially closed on the afternoon of Aug 30. Hundreds of securities, volunteers and staffs at the YOV attended the closing ceremony.
Following a 12-day celebration of youth and sport, the Youth Olympic Flame was extinguished and the Games were declared closed by IOC president Thomas BACH (GER) - who had the highest praise for the conduct of the event.
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Lele perform group dance to say goodbye to Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games inNanjing, east China's Jiangsu Province, Aug.28, 2014.