The 2010 Youth A World Championships get underway on Wednesday in Uppsala, Sweden. Six U.S. athletes will be competing in the event that concludes on Sunday.
American competitors include Ryan Anderson
(Colorado Springs, Colo.), Cory Cranford
The head coach of the U.S. contingent is Jan Olesinski
(Roswell, N.M.) who coaches at the New Mexico Military Institute. Olesinski is a highly decorated, former world-class pentathlete from Poland who coaches Youth Olympic Games qualifier Nathan Schrimser
(Roswell, N.M.) as well as his daughter Anna, who recently finished second overall in the combined event at the senior World Cup in Berlin, Germany.
Schedule of Events
Thursday, June 10 Men´s Fencing, Women´s and Men´s Swimming, Individual Competition
Friday, June 11 Women´s fencing and Women´s and Men´s Combined Event, Individual Competition.
Saturday, June 12 Cultural Day, Technical Meeting Men & Women Relay & Mixed Relay
Sunday, June 13 Women’s and Men’s Relay, Mixed Relay