Australian Olympic Committee - Youth Olympic Games Announcement

Aug 16 2018

The AWF Board congratulates Queenslanders Madison Power and Jett Gaffney on being selected by the Australian Olympic Committee to contest the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games.


Madison and Jett finished on top of the qualifying ladder in front of 18 other young promising athletes who all fought hard to make the team.


The AWF Board, on behalf of all AWF members, sincerely thanks the Australian Olympic Committee for fully supporting Madison and Jett and providing this wonderful opportunity to compete at this momentous event.


Madison and Jett will be in the experienced and capable hands of Greg Hobl who has been selected by the AOC to take on the responsibilities of Coach/Manager, it will be Greg’s second Youth Olympic Games having served in the same role at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games.


I am sure you all join me in wishing the AOC team every success at the 2018 Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games.



Michael Keelan