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Venezuela at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

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

Venezuela at the
2014 Summer Youth Olympics
Flag of Venezuela.svg
IOC codeVEN
NOCVenezuelan Olympic Committee
Websitewww.covoficial.com.ve
in Nanjing
Competitors59 in 15 sports
Medals
Ranked 53rd
Gold
0
Silver
6
Bronze
2
Total
8
Summer Youth Olympics appearances

MedalistsEdit

ArcheryEdit

Venezuela qualified two archers from its performance at the American Continental Qualification Tournament.[1][2]

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
Jose Capote Boys' Individual 620 25   Han (TPE)
L 2–6
Did not advance 17
Verona Villegas Girls' Individual 628 17   Freywald (GER)
W 6–2
  Lee (KOR)
L 2–6
Did not advance 9
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
  Jose Capote (VEN)
  Tanya Giaccheri (ITA)
Mixed Team 1270 26   Machado (BRA)
  Szafran (POL)

L 3–5
Did not advance 17
  Verona Villegas (VEN)
  Boris Balaz (SVK)
Mixed Team 1289 8   Oleksiuk (UKR)
  Reddig (NAM)

W 6–0
  Li (CHN)
  Moreno (PHI)

L 3–5
Did not advance 9

AthleticsEdit

Venezuela qualified eight athletes.[3]

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
Josneyber Ramirez 100 m 10.82 =7 Q 10.82 7
Samuel Cedeno 110 m hurdles 14.13 18 qC 14.19 14
Cumache Yolver 400 m hurdles 55.34 14 qB 54.15 PB 14
Jeferson Chacon 10 km walk N/A DNF
Field Events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Edison Luna Triple jump 13.97 15 qB DNS
Girls
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
María Simancas 400 m 56.63 14 qB 54.92 11
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Rank Distance Rank
Robeilys Peinado Pole vault 3.70 2 Q 4.10  
Yerilda Zapata Discus throw 36.90 15 qB 41.86 11

BasketballEdit

Venezuela qualified a boys' and girls' team from their performance at the 2013 3x3 World Tour Final.[4][5]

Skills Competition
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Round 1 Round 2 Total Rank Round 1 Round 2 Total Rank
Adrian Espinoza Boys' Dunk Contest 18 16 34 11 Did not advance
Jose Materan Boys' Dunk Contest DNS Did not advance
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Time Rank Points Time Rank
Laury Garcia Girls' Shoot-out Contest 4 24.5 23 Did not advance
Givanna Padilla Girls' Shoot-out Contest 2 27.3 54 Did not advance

Boys' TournamentEdit

Roster
Group Stage
Qualified for the round of 16
Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Argentina 9 7 2 156 101 +55 16
  Russia 9 7 2 153 117 +36 16
  Spain 9 7 2 145 135 +10 16
  New Zealand 9 6 3 145 129 +16 15
  Venezuela 9 5 4 136 128 +8 14
  Brazil 9 4 5 116 92 +24 13
  Romania 9 4 5 130 122 +8 13
  Tunisia 9 3 6 115 130 −15 12
  Andorra 9 2 7 129 168 –39 11
  Guatemala 9 0 9 74 177 −103 9
18 August 2014
18:00
Romania   15–13   Venezuela

18 August 2014
20:00
Venezuela   15–16   New Zealand

19 August 2014
20:00
Guatemala   12–17   Venezuela

20 August 2014
17:40
Russia   14–15   Venezuela

20 August 2014
21:40
Venezuela   15–21   Argentina

22 August 2014
19:00
Tunisia   5–13   Venezuela

23 August 2014
18:00
Venezuela   19–17   Andorra

23 August 2014
21:00
Spain   15–14   Venezuela

24 August 2014
18:40
Venezuela   15–13   Brazil
Knockout Stage
Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Puerto Rico
W 20–18
  Argentina
L 13–21
Did not advance 6

Girls' TournamentEdit

Roster
Group Stage
Qualified for the round of 16
Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
  Netherlands 9 8 1 164 87 +77 17
  Hungary 9 8 1 146 91 +55 17
  Spain 9 7 2 151 95 +56 16
  Estonia 9 5 4 130 109 +21 14
  China 9 5 4 128 103 +25 14
  Germany 9 4 5 111 133 –22 13
  Brazil 9 3 6 101 123 −22 12
  Venezuela 9 2 7 101 153 –52 11
  Slovenia 9 2 7 120 156 −36 11
  Syria 9 1 8 68 170 −102 10
18 August 2014
19:20
Germany   12–10   Venezuela

19 August 2014
17:40
Venezuela   12–10   Brazil

19 August 2014
20:20
Netherlands   22–9   Venezuela

20 August 2014
19:00
Venezuela   vs.   China

22 August 2014
18:20
Estonia   16–7   Venezuela

22 August 2014
21:00
Slovenia   vs.   Venezuela

23 August 2014
18:40
Venezuela   16–17   Syria

24 August 2014
17:20
Hungary   vs.   Venezuela

24 August 2014
21:20
Venezuela   vs.   Spain
Knockout Stage
Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  United States
L 7–21
Did not advance

Beach VolleyballEdit

Venezuela qualified a boys' team from their performance at the 2014 CSV Youth Beach Volleyball Tour.[6]

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
Jose Gomez
Rolando Hernandez
Boys'   DeFalcoRichard (USA)
W 2–0
1 Q Bye   BogarinFrutos (PAR)
W 2–0
  FigueroaRivera (PUR)
W 2–1
  AulisiAveiro (ARG)
W 2–0
  IarzutkinStoyanovskiy (RUS)
L 0–2
 
  NdaganoNdayisabye (RWA)
W
  KmiecikMacura (POL)
W
  KratzPristauz (AUT)
W
  AshfiyaLicardo (INA)
W 2–0

CyclingEdit

Venezuela qualified a girls' team based on its ranking issued by the UCI.[7]

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
Daryorie Arrieche
Andrea Contreras
Girls' Team
Mixed Relay
Athletes Event Cross-Country
Girls' Race
Cross-Country
Boys' Race
Boys' Road
Race
Girls' Road
Race
Total Time Rank
  Andrea Contreras (VEN)
  Mohamed Imam (EGY)
  Nikolaos Zegklis (GRE)
  Daryorie Arrieche (VEN)
Mixed Team Relay

FootballEdit

Venezuela qualified 1 girls' team by virtue of winning the 2013 South American Under-17 Women's Championship [8]

Girls' TournamentEdit

Roster
Group stage
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Venezuela 2 2 0 0 13 2 +11 6
  Slovakia 2 1 0 1 6 6 0 3
  Papua New Guinea 2 0 0 2 0 11 −11 0
Papua New Guinea  0–7  Venezuela
Report Deyna Castellanos   19'40'49'69'
Hilary Vergara   47'
Nathalie Pasquel   61'
Greisbell Marquez   82'
Referee: He Jin (China)

Venezuela  6–2  Slovakia
Deyna Castellanos   10'13'33'
Nathalie Pasquel   45'72'
Yuleisi Rivero   61'
Report Martina Surnovska   40'58'
Attendance: 4,503
Referee: Christina Unkel (United States)
Semi-final
Venezuela  1–1  Mexico
Argelis Campos   2' Report Dayana Cazares   8'
Penalties
Olimar Castillo  
Nathalie Pasquel  
Sandra Luzardo  
Deyna Castellanos  
Nayluisa Caceres  
4–3   Kimberly Rodriguez
  Vanessa Gonzalez
  Marianna Maldonado
  Daniela Garcia
  Montserrat Hernandez
Attendance: 4,690
Referee: Morag Pirie (Great Britain)
Gold medal match
Venezuela    0–5  China
Report Wan Wenting   10'
Xie Qiwen   19'
Ma Xiaolan   34'
Zhang Jiayun   45'
Wu Xi   80+1'
Attendance: 11,678
Referee: Gladys Lengwe (Zambia)

GolfEdit

Venezuela qualified one team of two athletes based on the 8 June 2014 IGF Combined World Amateur Golf Rankings.[9]

Individual
Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total
Score Rank Score Total Rank Score Total Rank Score Rank
Jorge García Boys
Maria Merchan Girls 71 7 73 144 6
Team
Athletes Event Round 1
(Foursome)
Round 2
(Fourball)
Round 3
(Individual Stroke)
Total
Score Rank Score Total Rank Boy Girl Total Rank Score Rank
Jorge García
Maria Merchan
Mixed 278 (−10) 8

JudoEdit

Venezuela qualified two athletes based on its performance at the 2013 Cadet World Judo Championships.[10]

Individual
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Rep 1 Rep 2 Rep 3 Rep 4 Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Luis Gonzalez Boys' −66 kg N/A   Manzi (ITA)
W 010–000
  Abe (JPN)
L 000–100
Did not advance N/A   Wawrzyczek (POL)
L 000–000
Did not advance 11
Elvismar Rodriguez Girls' −78 kg N/A   Pasternak (POL)
W 110–000
  Matic (CRO)
L 000–001
Did not advance N/A Bye   Pasternak (POL)
W 100–000
  Duchene (FRA)
W 100–001
 
Team
Athletes Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Team Tani
  Francesco Aufieri (MLT)
  Rostislav Dashkov (KGZ)
  Luis Gonzalez (VEN)
  Natig Gurbanli (AZE)
  Ulyana Minenkova (BLR)
  Khulan Tseregbaatar (MGL)
  Hassiatou Yahaya Aboubacar (NIG)
Mixed Team   Team Xian (MIX)
L 0 – 7
Did not advance 9
Team Kano
  Melisa Cakmakli (TUR)
  Salim Darukhi (TJK)
  Mariam Janashvili (GEO)
  Arso Milic (MNE)
  Gavin Mogopa (BOT)
  Elvismar Rodriguez (VEN)
  Stoyan Tarapanov (BUL)
  Tea Tintor (SRB)
Mixed Team   Team Rouge (MIX)
L 2 – 5
Did not advance 9

Modern PentathlonEdit

Venezuela qualified one athlete based on its performance at the PANAM YOG Qualifiers.[11]

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
Berengerth Seguera Boys' Individual
Unknown
  Berengerth Seguera (VEN)
Mixed Relay

SailingEdit

Venezuela was given a reallocation boat based on being a top ranked nation not yet qualified. Later they were given a reallocation spot based on being a top ranked nation not yet qualified.[12]

Athlete Event Race Net
Points
Final
Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 M*
Manuel de la Rosa Boys' Techno 293 13 (21)
OCS
14 17 12 18 21
OCS
Cancelled 116.00 95.00 18
Barbara Moya Girls' Techno 293 21 (22)
OCS
19 21 20 21 12 Cancelled 136.00 114.00 20

SwimmingEdit

Venezuela qualified four swimmers.[13]

Boys
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Robinson Molina 50 m backstroke 26.22 9 Q 26.35 12 Did not advance
100 m backstroke 57.74 22 Did not advance
Carlos Claverie 50 m breaststroke 28.19 2 Q 28.19 2 Q 27.94  
100 m breaststroke 1:01.62 1 Q 1:01.71 2 Q 1:01.56  
200 m breaststroke 2:14.02 1 Q N/A 2:11.74  
Girls
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Simone Palomo 200 m butterfly 2:16.94 17 N/A Did not advance
Fernandez Vanessa 200 m butterfly 2:19.84 24 N/A Did not advance

Table TennisEdit

Venezuela qualified one athlete based on its performance at the Latin American Qualification Event.[14]

Singles
Athlete Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Gremlis Arvelo Girls Group A

  Doo (HKG)

  Seera (UGA)
W 3 – 0
  Stefcova (CZE)
Team
Athletes Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Latin America 2
  Gremlis Arvelo (VEN)
  Fermin Tenti (ARG)
Mixed qB Latin America 3
  Edghill (GUY)
  Toranzos (PAR)
W 2–1

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

TriathlonEdit

Venezuela qualified two athletes based on its performance at the 2014 American Youth Olympic Games Qualifier.[15]

Individual
Athlete Event Swim (750m) Trans 1 Bike (20km) Trans 2 Run (5km) Total Time Rank
Jose Solorzano Boys 09:54 00:44 29:21 00:28 16:52 0:57:19 15
Katherine Clemant Materano Girls 10:07 00:50 31:40 00:29 20:48 1:03:54 14
Relay
Athlete Event Total Times per Athlete
(Swim 250m, Bike 6.6km,
Run 1.8km)
Total Group Time Rank
America 1
  Katherine Vanesa Clemant Materano (VEN)
  Javier Martin (CHI)
  Stephanie Jenks (USA)
  Charles Paquet (CAN)
Mixed Relay 23:14
20:33
22:08
19:46
1:25:41 7
America 3
  Barbara Dos Santos (BRA)
  Tyler Smith (BER)
  Giovanna Gonzalez Miranda (ESA)
  Jose Solorzano (VEN)
Mixed Relay 22:51
21:04
24:11
22:11
1:30:17 11

WeightliftingEdit

Venezuela qualified 1 quota in the boys' events and 1 quota in the girls' events based on the team ranking after the 2013 Weightlifting Youth World Championships.[16][17]

Boys
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Wilson Magallanes −69 kg 115 6 153 4 268 5
Girls
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Yorlis Zabala −53 kg 80 3 95 4 175 4

WrestlingEdit

Venezuela qualified three athletes based on its performance at the 2014 Pan American Cadet Championships.[18]

Key:

  • VTVictory by Fall.
  • PP – Decision by Points – the loser with technical points.
  • PO – Decision by Points – the loser without technical points.

Boys
Athlete Event Group stage Final / RM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Eliezer Aular Freestyle −54kg   Corbett (NZL)
  Guvazhokov (RUS)
L 0–4
  Matevosyan (ARM)
  Kuatbek (KAZ)
4 Q   Sejfualau (MKD)
L 1–3
8
Anthony Montero Chirinos Freestyle −63kg   Kumar (IND)
W 3–1 PP
  Moore (CAN)
W
  Lloyd (NZL)
W
N/A 1 Q   Mammadov (AZE)
L 0–3 PO
 
Girls
Athlete Event Group stage Final / RM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Adrianny Castillo Freestyle −46kg   Kadour (ALG)
W 4–0
  Roik (BLR)
W
  Bolormaa (MGL)
L 0–4
2 Q   Doncila (MDA)
L 1–3 PP
4

ReferencesEdit

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