2014 Australian Youth Olympics
Gold Coast and Labrador Hockey Player Corey Weyer will embark on his next challenge as part of the Australian Youth Olympic Team. The YOG Hockey Team will play in Nanjing, China departed today.
Corey has enjoyed a hectic schedule as one of the Captain of the U18s QLD Team who were crowned National Champions. He was also selected in the U21s QLD that competed at the U21s National Championships. Now for the YOG! Corey will be joined by U18s team Mates Tim Howard and Mackenzie Warne.
Via the page link below you will be able to download the fixtures and follow the results from the Australian Youth Olympics team. All results and standings will be updated after each match throughout the tournament.
The aspiring Olympians are the only male team to represent Australia in Nanjing, and will compete in a fast and furious format of the sport called Hockey5s - a complementary version of the game with simplified rules and more excitement for the fans.
Live Streaming The hockey finals on Tuesday 26 August and Wednesday 27 August at the youth Olympics will be live streamed worldwide.
View the broadcast information for Nanjing here. View the men's fixture here:
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has prepared a promotional video for the Australian Youth Olympic Team to compete at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China in August.
The AOC is keen to promote the event at school sporting events. Following is a link to a short promotional video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=36_9FgSkSOg&feature=youtu.be
Men's pool competition
Aust YOF Team
Matthew Bird (17) WA 6163
Jonathan Bretherton (16) VIC 3186
Max Hendry (16) VIC 3124
Tim Howard (17) QLD 4154
Max Hughes (17) NSW 2502
Alec Rasmussen (17) WA 6028
Nathanael Stewart (18) NSW 2567
Mackenzie Warne (17) QLD 4107
Corey Weyer (18) QLD 4216