Sweden at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics

Sweden participated at the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires from 6 to 18 October 2018.[1] 18 athletes will compete for the country at the games.[2]

Sweden at the
2018 Summer Youth Olympics
Flag of Sweden.svg
IOC codeSWE
NOCSwedish Olympic Committee
in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Competitors18 in 10 sports
Flag bearerLudvig Eriksson
Medals
Ranked 23rd
Gold
3
Silver
2
Bronze
1
Total
6
Summer Youth Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Sara Junevik Swimming Girls' 50 m butterfly 10 October
  Gold Jonna Malmgren Wrestling Girls' freestyle 49 kg 13 October
  Gold Jonatan Hellvig
David Åhman
Beach volleyball Boys' tournament 17 October
  Silver Robin Hanson Swimming Boys' 200 m freestyle 8 October
  Silver Elin Lindroth Rowing Girls' single sculls 10 October
  Bronze Robin Hanson Swimming Boys' 100 m freestyle 12 October

Medalists in mixed NOCs eventsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Ashwathi Pillai Badminton Mixed team 12 October
  Bronze Tonya Paulsson Gymnastics Mixed multi-discipline team 10 October

BadmintonEdit

Sweden qualified one player based on the Badminton Junior World Rankings.[3]

Singles
Athlete Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
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Score
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Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Ashwathi Pillai Girls' singles   Spöri (GER)
L 1–2
  Goh JW (MAS)
L 0–2
  Batari (INA)
L 1–2
4 did not advance 9
Team
Athlete Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Team Alpha
  Ashwathi Pillai (SWE)
  Lakshya Sen (IND)
  Giovanni Toti (ITA)
  Vannthoun Vath (CAM)
  Hasani Nusaka Ambalangodage (SRI)
  Maria Delcheva (BUL)
  Jennie Gai (USA)
Mixed teams   Team Epsilon (MIX)
W 110–98
  Team Delta (MIX)
L 99–110
  Team Zeta (MIX)
W 110–103
2 Q   Team Gamma (MIX)
W 110–94
  Team Theta (MIX)
W 110–90
  Team Omega (MIX)
W 110–106
 

Beach volleyballEdit

Sweden qualified a boys' team based on their performance at 2017-18 European Youth Continental Cup Final.[4]

Athletes Event Group stage Round of 24 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Jonatan Hellvig
David Åhman
Boys' tournament   Pfretzschner/
John (GER)
L 1–2
  Louraine/
Glasgow (VIN)
W 2–0
  Colley/
Koita (GAM)
W 2–0
2 Q   Riveros/
Gonzalo (PAR)
W 2–1
  Bintang/
Danang (INA)
W 2–0
  Pfretzschner/
John (GER)
W 2–0
  Streli/
Hajós (HUN)
W 2–0
  de Groot/
Immers (NED)
W 2–0
 

GolfEdit

Individual
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total
Score Score Score Score Par Rank
Ludvig Eriksson Boys 81 (+11) 76 (+6) 79 (+9) 236 +26 =26
Amanda Linnér Girls 84 (+14) 83 (+13) 79 (+9) 246 +36 30
Team
Athletes Event Round 1
(Foursome)
Round 2
(Fourball)
Round 3
(Individual Stroke)
Total
Score Score Boy Girl Total Score Rank
Ludvig Eriksson
Amanda Linnér
Mixed 65 (–5) 79 (+9) 73 (+3) 78 (+8) 151 (+11) 295 =23

GymnasticsEdit

ArtisticEdit

Sweden qualified two gymnasts based on its performance at the 2018 European Junior Championship.[5]

Boys
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Apparatus Total Rank Apparatus Total Rank
F PH R V PB HB F PH R V PB HB
Marcus Stenberg All-around 13.200
(12)
11.300
(23)
12.566
(16)
12.966
(–)
12.110
(26)
12.333
(15)
74.432 16 Q 12.233 11.266 12.133 12.900 10.033 12.033 70.598 17
Girls
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Apparatus Total Rank Apparatus Total Rank
F V UB BB F V UB BB
Tonya Paulsson All-around 10.966
(32)
12.633
(–)
12.733
(8)
11.800
(13)
48.132 12 Q 12.833 12.500 11.833 12.233 49.399 7
Uneven bars 12.733 12.733 8 Q 12.800 12.800 7

Multi-disciplineEdit

Athlete Event Discipline Total Rank
ACR AG RG TRA
Team Dong Dong
  Marcus Stenberg (SWE)
  Rachel Nell (RSA)
  Sidwell Madibeng (RSA)
  Daniel Schwed (GER)
  Diogo Soares (BRA)
  Beatriz Cardoso (POR)
  Ana-Maria Puiu (ROU)
  Lee Yunseo (KOR)
  Aurora Arvelo (FIN)
  Khrystyna Pohranychna (UKR)
  Wang Zilu (CHN)
  Nikita Babyonishev (UZB)
  Yekaterina Lukina (KAZ)
Multi-discipline team 33 245 72 39 389 5
Team Oksana Chusovitina
  Tonya Paulsson (SWE)
  Viktoriya Akhotnikava (BLR)
  Ilya Famenkou (BLR)
  Brandon Briones (USA)
  Adam Tobin (GBR)
  Mohamed Afify (EGY)
  Indira Ulmasova (UZB)
  Karla Pérez (GUA)
  Lidiia Iakovleva (AUS)
  Aino Yamada (JPN)
  Lilly Rotärmel (GER)
  Santiago Escallier (ARG)
  Antonia Sakellaridou (GRE)
12 202 100 38 352  

RowingEdit

Sweden qualified one boat based on its performance at the 2017 World Rowing Junior Championships.[6]

Athlete Event Time trial Heats Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Round 1 Round 2 Points Rank
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Elin Lindroth Girls' single sculls 3:53.81 2 1:55.60 2 1:55.65 3 7 13 Q 1:45.07 1 S A/B 1:46.80 1 FA 1:44.31  

SwimmingEdit

Sweden is eligible to send a total of eight swimmers to the games after finishing among the top sixteen teams at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships.[7]

Boys
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Robin Hanson 50 m freestyle 22.85 4 Q 22.93 8 Q 22.96 7
100 m freestyle 50.99 12 Q 50.17 5 Q 49.86  
200 m freestyle 1:49.86 6 Q 1:48.14  
400 m freestyle 3:53.71 11 did not advance
50 m butterfly 24.63 15 Q 25.35 16 did not advance
200 m butterfly did not start did not advance
Björn Seeliger 50 m freestyle 22.84 3 Q 22.71 =5 Q 22.77 5
100 m freestyle 51.99 26 did not advance
100 m backstroke did not start did not advance
Girls
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Hannah Brunzell 50 m breaststroke 31.81 =3 Q 32.34 10 did not advance
100 m breaststroke 1:10.10 7 Q 1:09.46 5 Q 1:09.20 6
200 m breaststroke 2:32.34 11 did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:21.90 25 did not advance
Sara Junevik 50 m freestyle 27.16 28 did not advance
100 m freestyle 58.42 31 did not advance
50 m backstroke 30.64 29 did not advance
50 m butterfly 26.91 4 Q 26.75 3 Q 26.40  
100 m butterfly 1:01.50 9 Q 1:00.85 7 Q 1:00.41 5
Julia Månsson 50 m breaststroke 32.86 17 did not advance
100 m breaststroke 1:10.91 12 Q 1:10.60 12 did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:32.99 15 did not advance
Mixed
Athlete Event Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Björn Seeliger
Hannah Brunzell
Sara Junevik
Robin Hanson
4x100 m medley relay 3:59.12 11 did not advance

Table tennisEdit

Singles
Athlete Event Group stage Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
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Score
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Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Truls Möregårdh Boys' singles   Betancor (ARG)
W 4–1
  Mutti (ITA)
W 4–1
  Kim S-g (PRK)
W 4–1
1 Q   Abdel-Aziz (EGY)
W 4–2
  Wang Cq (CHN)
L 1–4
did not advance =5
Team
Athlete Event Group stage Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
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Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Truls Möregårdh (SWE)
  Sabina Šurjan (SRB)
Mixed team   Stankevičius/
Blašková (MIX)
W 3–0
  Kolodziejczyk/
Węgrzyn (MIX)
W 3–0
  Pyon S-g/
Kim S-g (PRK)
W 2–1
1 Q   Mutti/
Laurenti (ITA)
W 2–0
  Ursu/
Vovk (MIX)
W 2–0
  Harimoto/
Hirano (JPN)
L 1–2
  Lin Y-j/
Su P-l (TPE)
L 1–2
4

TaekwondoEdit

Girls
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rim Bayaa 49 kg   Kaiyrzhankyzy (KAZ)
W DSQ
  Zolotic (USA)
L 17–22
did not advance =5

TriathlonEdit

Sweden qualified one athlete based on its performance at the 2018 European Youth Olympic Games Qualifier.[8]

Individual
Athlete Event Swim (750m) Trans 1 Bike (20 km) Trans 2 Run (5 km) Total Time Rank
Andreas Carlsson Boys' individual 9:34 0:33 27:32 0:26 15:48 53:53 4
Relay
Athlete Event Lap 1 Lap 2 Lap 3 Lap 4 Total Rank
  Andreas Carlsson (SWE)
  Baptiste Passemard (FRA)
  Eva Daniels (LUX)
  Barbara de Koning (NED)
Mixed relay 22:24 did not finish

WrestlingEdit

Girls' freestyle
Athlete Event Group stage Final / RM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Jonna Malmgren 49 kg   Duenas (GUM)
W 5–0
  Ech-Chabki (MAR)
W 5–0
  Szenttamasi (HUN)
W 5–0
  Sim (CAM)
W 5–0
1 Q/1–2   Akhmedova (UZB)
W 5–0
 
Julia Fridlund 73 kg   Marín Potrille (CUB)
L 0–3
  Kagami (JPN)
L 1–4
  White (CAN)
W 5–0
  Ludgate (ASA)
W 5–0
3 Q/5–6   Oknazarova (UZB)
W 5–0
5

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Buenos Aires 2018". Swedish Olympic Committee (in Swedish). Retrieved 9 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Sveriges trupp till Buenos Aires 2018".
  3. ^ "Youth Olympic Qualifiers updated 8 June WS" (PDF). Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 24 June 2018.
  4. ^ "Russia and Sweden win gold at #CEVContinentalCup, Poland and England join European delegation at Youth Olympics". European Volleyball Confederation. 6 June 2018. Retrieved 25 June 2018.
  5. ^ "2018 Youth Olympic Games Gymnastics Qualifiers". FIG. 25 June 2018. Retrieved 26 June 2018.
  6. ^ "2018 Youth Olympic Games Rowing Places Obtained" (PDF). FISA. 30 October 2017. Retrieved 10 November 2017.
  7. ^ "2018 Youth Olympic Qualifying Procedure". SwimSwam. 16 October 2017. Retrieved 27 February 2018.
  8. ^ "Results: 2018 Banyoles ETU Triathlon European YOG Qualifier". ITU. 7 July 2018. Retrieved 7 July 2018.