Event description

The Youth Olympic Games is the world’s largest multi-sport event for high-performance young athletes, that aims at inspiring athletes to embrace the Olympic values of RESPECT, FRIENDSHIP and EXCELLENCE. The event, promoted by the the International Olympic Committee (COI), gathers young athletes aged between 15 and 18. It is held every four years; it has two editions, winter and summer, which are held every two years alternately. Off the sports field, athletes also participate with spectators in various educational and cultural activities that promote Olympism.

Volunteering opportunities

Every action a volunteer carries out leaves a small mark on the broad Olympic history. Volunteers and athletes have got along in every edition of the Olympic Games, dreaming, celebrating and growing side by side. There are no Games without athletes, but neither are without volunteers. We invite you to be part of the largest sports celebration in Argentina´s history – the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018. All tasks are significant; all responsibilities are key. There is a place waiting for you. Be a Buenos Aires 2018 volunteer. Be part of the history.

Volunteer package

We are looking for people for a wide variety of positions. From interpreters, to physical education teachers to health professionals. Everyone can have a chance to volunteer in Buenos Aires 2018.