The 2018 Youth Olympic Games were held in Buenos Aires from the 7th to 8th of October.
The Frontball, led by FIPV, was participating as a demonstration sport.
There were three large play areas installed in the Olympic Park.
Each day for 10 consecutive days, 500 young people from all the schools of Buenos Aires went to discover different sports , including the frontball. All together some 5,000 young people could try the Frontball! And even the pedestrian in the Park.
There were a large number of athletes from other countries, as well as representatives of several Olympic committees that also enjoyed the Frontball: Argentina, Hungary, Turkey, Greece, Vanuatu, Paraguay, Mauritius, Thailand, Slovakia, China, Switzerland, Germany, Botswana. , Lesotho ...
Many personalities came to discover this sport unknown to them until now:
Olegario Vázquez, member of the International Olympic Committee, Juan Pablo Sorin, former professional player and captain of the Argentine football team, the presidents of the Olympic Committees of Lesotho, Botswana ...
And finally, THOMAS BACH, the president of the IOC who didn't hesitate t ohave some rallies with Yoan Heguiabehere, the frontball world champion!