Switzerland at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

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

Switzerland at the
2014 Summer Youth Olympics
Flag of Switzerland.svg
IOC codeSUI
NOCSwiss Olympic Association
Websitewww.swissolympic.ch
in Nanjing
Competitors19 in 9 sports
Medals
Ranked 36th
Gold
2
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
3
Summer Youth Olympics appearances

ArcheryEdit

Switzerland qualified a male archer from its performance at the 2014 European Archery Youth Championships.[1]

Individual
Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Florian Faber Boys' Individual 676 9   Purnama (INA)
W 6–2
  Han (TPE)
W 6–2
  Lee (KOR)
L 2–6
Did not advance 7
Team
Athletes Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Florian Faber (SUI)
  Ralitsa Gencheva (BUL)
Mixed Team 1291 4   D'Almeida (BRA)
  Abdrazak (KAZ)
L 0-6
Did not advance 17

AthleticsEdit

Switzerland qualified four athletes.[2]

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
Tom Elmer 800 m 1:51.12 6 Q 1:52.35 6
Girls
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Michelle Müller 400 m hurdles 1:00.60 8 Q 59.86 5
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Salome Lang High jump 1.74 9 qB 1.73 5
Angelica Moser Pole vault 3.80 1 Q 4.36 PB  

Beach VolleyballEdit

Switzerland qualified a team by being the highest ranked nation not yet qualified.[3]

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
Dunja Gerson
Esther Rohrer
Girls'   Conteh/Turay (SLE)
W w/o
Q   Mondesir/Noel (LCA)
W 2 - 0
  Arnholdt/Schneider (GER)
L 1 - 2
Did not advance 17
  Caputo/Muno (USA)
W 2 – 1
  Adamcikova/Valkova (CZE)
  Vi/Van (VIE)
  Ramos/Lisboa (BRA)

DivingEdit

Switzerland qualified two quotas based on its performance at the Nanjing 2014 Diving Qualifying Event.[4]

Athlete Event Preliminary Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Guillaume Dutoit Boys' 3 m springboard 521.25 4 525.05 9
Vivian Barth Girls' 3 m springboard 362.45 10 383.70 9
  Vivian Barth (SUI)
  Rodrigo Diego (MEX)
Mixed team N/A 275.80 11

GolfEdit

Switzerland qualified one athlete based on the 8 June 2014 IGF World Amateur Golf Rankings.[5]

Individual
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total
Score Rank Score Total Rank Score Total Rank Score Rank
Azelia Meichtry Girls 73 (+1) =11 75 (+3) 148 (+4) 70 (-2) 218 (+2) 218 =8
Team
Athletes Event Round 1
(Fourball)
Round 2
(Foursome)
Round 3
(Individual Stroke)
Total
Score Rank Score Rank Boy Girl Total Rank Score Rank
  Dou Zecheng (CHN)
  Azelia Meichtry (SUI)
Mixed 70 22 69 74 77 290 290 =17

GymnasticsEdit

Artistic GymnasticsEdit

Switzerland qualified one athlete based on its performance at the 2014 European MAG Championships and another athlete based on its performance at the 2014 European WAG Championships.[6]

Boys
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
F PH R V PB HB
Marco Pfyl Qualification 13.650 12 13.050 14 13.150 13 13.800 23 13.300 8 Q 12.000 27 78.950 12 Q
All-Around 14.000 12.800 12.700 13.950 12.250 11.325 77.025 13
Parallel Bars N/A 13.541 5
Girls
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
V UB BB F
Gaia Nesurini Qualification 13.600 14 11.975 12 12.300 17 12.450 10 50.425 11 Q
All-Around 13.650 12.400 11.350 12.350 49.750 13

ShootingEdit

Switzerland was given a wild card to compete.[7]

Individual
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Sarah Hornung Girls' 10m Air Rifle 416.4 1 Q 207.8  
Team
Athletes Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Points Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
  Sarah Hornung (SUI)
  Chimi Rinzin (BHU)
Mixed Team 10m Air Rifle 793.1 20 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Switzerland qualified four swimmers.[8]

Boys
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Nils Liess 200 m freestyle N/A
400 m freestyle 3:55.66 10 N/A Did not advance
800 m freestyle N/A DNS
200 m backstroke N/A
100 m butterfly 54.15 5 Q 53.52 3 Q 54.14 6
200 m butterfly 1:58.44 1 Q N/A 1:58.32 4
Luca Pfyffer 50 m breaststroke 29.49 24 Did not advance
100 m breaststroke 1:03.73 17 Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:16.76 9 N/A Did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:09.28 19 N/A Did not advance
Girls
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Svenja Stoffel 50 m freestyle N/A
50 m backstroke DNS Did not advance
100 m backstroke 1:07.14 31 Did not advance
50 m butterfly 26.93 1 Q 26.89 4 Q 26.62  
100 m butterfly 1:01.03 8 Q 1:00.68 9 Did not advance
Lisa Mamie 50 m breaststroke 32.51 12 Q 33.16 16 Did not advance
100 m breaststroke 1:10.44 8 Q 1:10.87 15 Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:37.08 19 N/A Did not advance
200 m individual medley 2:23.05 21 N/A Did not advance
Mixed
Athlete Event Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Nils Liess
Lisa Mamie
Luca Pfyffer
Svenja Stoffel
4×100 m freestyle relay N/A
Nils Liess
Lisa Mamie
Luca Pfyffer
Svenja Stoffel
4×100 m medley relay N/A

Table TennisEdit

Switzerland qualified one athlete based on its performance at the Road to Nanjing series.[9]

Singles
Athlete Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Elia Schmid Boys
Team
Athletes Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Europe 3
  Giorgia Piccolin (ITA)
  Elia Schmid (SUI)
Mixed Latin America 1
  Lorenzotti (URU)
  Calderano (BRA)
L 1-3
3 qB
Africa 1
  Lagsir (ALG)
  Yahia (TUN)
W 3-0
Germany
  Wan (GER)
  Ort (GER)
L 0-3

Qualification Legend: Q=Main Bracket (medal); qB=Consolation Bracket (non-medal)

TennisEdit

Switzerland 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
Jil Belen Teichmann Girls' Singles   Zarazúa (MEX)
W 2-0
6-3, 712-610
  Paražinskaitė (LTU)
L 1-2
77-65, 2-6, 67-79
Did not advance 9
Doubles
Athletes Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Jil Belen Teichmann (SUI)
  Ivana Jorović (SRB)
Girls' Doubles N/A   Ostapenko (LAT)
  Paražinskaitė (LTU)
L 1-2
3-6, 77-64, [8]-[10]
Did not advance 9
  Jil Belen Teichmann (SUI)
  Jan Zielinski (POL)
Mixed Doubles   Hon (AUS)
  Bourchier (AUS)
W 2–0
(6–3, 6–4)
  Minnen (BEL)
  Geens (BEL)
W 2–0
(7–6, 6–3)
  Heinová (CZE)
  Carey (BAH)
W 2–0
(6–3, 6–3)
  Ducu (ROU)
  Zukas (ARG)
W 2–0
(6–2, 6–1)
  Ye (CHN)
  Yamasaki (JPN)
W 2–1
(4–6, 6–3, 10–4)
 

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Youth Olympics Games-2014 Qualification Places Boys" (PDF). World Archery Federation. 23 May 2014. Retrieved 24 May 2014.
  2. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Athletics". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Beach Volleyball". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 7 August 2014.
  4. ^ "Nanjing 2014 - Diving Qualifying Event Info & Results". FINA. 5 March 2014. Archived from the original on 5 March 2014. Retrieved 5 March 2014.
  5. ^ "Youth Olympic Games Golf Ranking". IGF. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 2 July 2014. Retrieved 6 August 2014.
  6. ^ "2nd Youth Olympic Games Qualifiers - Gymnastics". FIG. 8 July 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2014.
  7. ^ "Quota Places by Name and Nation". ISSF. 21 June 2014. Retrieved 27 June 2014.
  8. ^ "Number of Entries by NOC: Swimming". nanjing2014.org. 6 August 2014. Archived from the original on 8 August 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2014.
  9. ^ "Players Qualified for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games" (PDF). ITTF. 16 April 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 9 March 2014. Retrieved 20 April 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.