Lithuania at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

Lithuania competed at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics, in Nanjing, China from 16 August to 28 August 2014.

Lithuania at the
2014 Summer Youth Olympics
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IOC codeLTU
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Lithuania
Websitewww.ltok.lt (in Lithuanian and English)
in Nanjing
Competitors21 in 9 sports
Medals
Ranked 19th
Gold
3
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
7
Summer Youth Olympics appearances

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Rūta Meilutytė Swimming Girls' 50 m breaststroke
  Gold Rūta Meilutytė Swimming Girls' 100 m breaststroke
  Gold Justas Vazalis
Kristupas Žemaitis
Jonas Lekšas
Martynas Sajus
Basketball Boys' 3 x 3 Teams
  Silver Povilas Strazdas Swimming Boys' 200 m individual medley
  Silver Vadim Korobov Canoeing Boys' Head-to-head Sprint C1
  Bronze Akvilė Paražinskaitė Tennis Girls' Singles
  Bronze Dovidas Vaivada Modern pentathlon Boys' Individual
  Bronze   Akvilė Paražinskaitė
  Jeļena Ostapenko
Tennis Girls' Doubles

AthleticsEdit

Lithuania qualified three athletes.[1]

Qualification Legend: Q=Final A (medal); qB=Final B (non-medal); qC=Final C (non-medal); qD=Final D (non-medal); qE=Final E (non-medal)

Boys
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Benediktas Mickus 800 m 1.51.54 PB 10th QB 1:52.40 9th
Field Events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Karolis Maisuradzė Shot put 17.58 9th QB 17.81 11th
Tomas Vasiliauskas Hammer throw 75.06 5th QA 77.49 4th

BasketballEdit

Lithuania qualified a boys' team based on the 1 June 2014 FIBA 3x3 National Federation Rankings.[2][3]

Skills Competition
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Round 1 Round 2 Total Rank Round 1 Round 2 Total Rank
Kristupas Zemaitis Boys' Dunk Contest 26 25 51 5 Did not advance

Boys' tournamentEdit

Roster
Group Stage
Qualified for the round of 16
Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Lithuania 9 9 0 165 129 +36 18
  Slovenia 9 7 2 152 120 +32 16
  China 9 6 3 164 143 +21 15
  Puerto Rico 9 6 3 152 136 +16 15
  Poland 9 5 4 153 127 +26 14
  France 9 4 5 151 126 +24 13
  Hungary 9 3 6 158 165 −7 12
  Uruguay 9 2 7 103 154 −49 11
  Germany 9 2 7 118 149 –31 11
  Indonesia 9 1 8 86 152 −66 10
18 August 2014
18:00
Lithuania   17–14   Puerto Rico

18 August 2014
21:00
Indonesia   13–14   Lithuania

19 August 2014
19:20
Lithuania   18–14   China

20 August 2014
18:00
Hungary   13–19   Lithuania

20 August 2014
21:20
Lithuania   21–15   Germany

22 August 2014
20:00
Uruguay   12–15   Lithuania

23 August 2014
18:20
Lithuania   21–14   Slovenia

23 August 2014
21:40
Lithuania   21–17   Poland

24 August 2014
19:00
France   17–19   Lithuania
Knockout Stage
Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Tunisia
W 22-11
  Poland
W 16–12
  Russia
W 13–10
  France
W 18-16
 

Beach volleyballEdit

Lithuania qualified a team by being the highest ranked nation not yet qualified.[4]

Athletes Event Preliminary round Standing Round of 24 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Matas Navickas
Edvinas Vaškelis
Boys'   Rudolf (GER)/
  Stadie (GER)
L 0–2
Q   AulisiAveiro (ARG)
L
Did not advance 25
  Moore (NZL)/
  Robinson (NZL)
  Moussa (CGO)/
  Ossolo (CGO)
W 2–0
  Lanci (BRA)/
  Wanderley (BRA)
  Shavar (JAM)/
  Hutchinson (JAM)

CanoeingEdit

Lithuania qualified one boat based on its performance at the 2013 World Junior Canoe Sprint and Slalom Championships.[5]

Boys
Athlete Event Qualification Repechage Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Vadim Korobov C1 slalom 1:51.797 10 R 1:49.510 5 N/A Did not advance
C1 sprint 1:47.663 3 Q N/A 1:48.769 3 Q   Chaban (UKR)
W 1:45.359
  Guliev (UZB)
W 1:47.319
  Tarnovschi (MDA)
L 2:01.407
 

CyclingEdit

Lithuania qualified a girls' team based on its ranking issued by the UCI.[6]

Team
Athletes Event Cross-Country
Eliminator
Time Trial BMX Cross-Country Race Road Race Total Pts Rank
Rank Points Time Rank Points Rank Points Time Rank Points Time Rank Points
Ema Manikaite
Ernesta Strainyte
Girls' Team 11 8 6:22.76 18 0 11 16 -1 LAP 20 0 1:12:36
1:12:36
2
8
100 124 9
Mixed Relay
Athletes Event Cross-Country
Girls' Race
Cross-Country
Boys' Race
Boys' Road
Race
Girls' Road
Race
Total Time Rank
  Ema Manikaite (LTU)
  Jovan Jovanoski (MKD)
  Andrej Petrovski (MKD)
  Ernesta Strainyte (LTU)
Mixed Team Relay 18:16 7

Modern pentathlonEdit

Lithuania qualified one athlete based on its performance at the European YOG Qualifiers and another based on its performance at the 2014 Youth A World Championships.[7]

Athlete Event Fencing
Ranking Round
(épée one touch)
Swimming
(200 m freestyle)
Fencing
Final Round
(épée one touch)
Combined: Shooting/Running
(10 m air pistol)/(3000 m)
Total
Points
Final
Rank
Results Rank Time Rank Points Results Rank Points Time Rank Points
Dovidas Vaivada Boys' Individual 5 4 331 3 1151   Bronze
Aurelija Tamašauskaitė Girls' Individual 1030 4
  Dovidas Vaivada (LTU)
  Ailén Cisneros (ARG)
Mixed Relay
  Aurelija Tamasauskaite (LTU)
Unknown
Mixed Relay

RowingEdit

Lithuania qualified two boats based on its performance at the 2013 World Rowing Junior Championships.[8]

Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Andrius Lapatiukas Boys' Single Sculls 3:39.98 5 R 3:23.95 2 SA/B 3:42.66 6 FB 3:35.88 10
Sonata Petrikaitė Girls' Single Sculls 3:48.20 1 SA/B N/A 3:48.10 3 FA 3:54.06 4

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); FC=Final C (non-medal); FD=Final D (non-medal); SA/B=Semifinals A/B; SC/D=Semifinals C/D; R=Repechage

SwimmingEdit

Lithuania qualified four swimmers.[9]

Boys
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Povilas Strazdas 100 m freestyle 50.69 PB 10th Q 50.66 PB 11th Did not advance
400 m freestyle 3:55.62 9th N/A Did not advance
50 m butterfly 24.74 PB 8th Q 24.83 13th Did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:03.50 4th Q N/A 2:02.32 PB  
Paulius Grigaliūnas 100 m breaststroke 1:03.50 PB 12th Q 1:03.39 PB 13th Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:18.32 PB 17th N/A Did not advance
Girls
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Rūta Meilutytė 100 m freestyle 56.20 9th 55.46 SB 4th 55.17 SB 5th
50 m breaststroke 32.11 3rd Q 31.67 1st Q 30.14  
100 m breaststroke 1:08.97 2nd Q 1:07.83 1st Q 1:05.39  
200 m individual medley DNS N/A Did not advance
Ugnė Mažutaitytė 200 m backstroke 2:17.53 14th N/A Did not advance
Mixed
Athlete Event Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Paulius Grigaliunas
Ugne Mazutaityte
Rūta Meilutytė
Povilas Strazdas
4×100 m freestyle relay DNS Did not advance

TennisEdit

Lithuania qualified one athlete based on the 9 June 2014 ITF World Junior Rankings.[10]

Singles
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Akvilė Paražinskaitė Girls' Singles 2–6, 6–1, 6–1 def.
  María Fernanda Herazo (COL)
6–7(5–7), 6–2, 7–6(9–7) def.
[5]  Jil Teichmann (SUI)
6–4, 6–4 def.
[2]  Daria Kasatkina (RUS)
2-6, 3-6 lost to
  Xu Shilin (CHN)
6–3, 7–5 def.
[7]  Anhelina Kalinina (UKR)
  Bronze
Doubles
Athletes Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Akvilė Paražinskaitė (LTU)
  Jeļena Ostapenko (LAT)
Girls' Doubles N/A 6–3, 6–7, [10–8] def.
[1]  Ivana Jorović (SRB)
  Jil Teichmann (SUI)
7–6, 6–0 def.
  Camila Giangreco Campiz (PAR)
  Doménica González (ECU)
1–6, 3-6 lost to
[3]  Anhelina Kalinina (UKR)
  Iryna Shymanovich (LTU)
6-3, 7-5 def.
  Sofia Kenin (USA)
  Renata Zarazúa (MEX)
  Bronze
  Akvilė Paražinskaitė (LTU)
  Nino Serarusic (CRO)
Mixed Doubles 6–3, 3–6, [8–10] lost to
  Greetje Minnen (BEL)
  Clement Geens (BEL)
Did not advance 17

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "3x3 basketball". FIBA. 24 June 2014. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
  3. ^ "3x3 – Pools unveiled for 3x3 event at 2014 Youth Olympic Games". FIBA. 24 June 2014. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
  4. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Beach Volleyball". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 7 August 2014.
  5. ^ "2014 Youth Olympics Games Qualification" (PDF). ICF. 20 February 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 March 2014. Retrieved 13 March 2014.
  6. ^ "Cycling Girls Qualifiers". UCI. 12 July 2014. Retrieved 12 July 2014.[permanent dead link]
  7. ^ "2014 Youth Olympic Games Modern Pentathlon final athletes'list" (PDF). UIPM. 9 July 2014. Retrieved 9 July 2014.
  8. ^ "2014 YOG Qualification: Rowing". FISA. 20 February 2014. Archived from the original on 27 February 2014. Retrieved 27 February 2014.
  9. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Swimming". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2014.
  10. ^ "2014 Youth Olympic Tennis Event – Girls Acceptance List by Country" (PDF). ITF. 1 July 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 July 2014. Retrieved 15 July 2014.