Summer Youth Olympic Games 2018 have declared their beginning today at the iconic Obelisk of Buenos Aires. It is the first Opening Ceremony in the history of the Olympic Games to take place outside a stadium and open to the public.
As the news report, “the stars of the future will take center stage at the Summer Youth Olympic Games this month.” Britain alone, has sent 43 talented youngsters to the event, which is the third of its kind.
Tom Daley and Jade Jones are some of the names that we have already heard in Summer Youth Olympic Games.
There are 206 teams from different countries like Zimbabwe and Afghanistan participating in the Games this year with at least one athlete from each nation. The hosting country Argentina has the biggest number of participants, counting up to 141 athletes. Team GB will have 43 stars in South America.
Coming to your question, Kosovo and South Sudan will be making their debuts at the Youth Olympics - they have five and three athletes respectively.