Buenos Aires 2018




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.

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.

Enter the volunteer portal

  • Being Argentine citizen or foreign national.

  • You must have turned 18 before August 1st, 2018. There is no age cap for volunteers.

  • Time availability is essential both during the event and in the days before as you will receive training.

  • Be willing to commit for at least 10 days. If you work more than 5 days in a row you will have a day off.

  • There will be two shifts, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Each will be 6-to-8 hour long.

  • Program description

  • The volunteer's task is ad-honorem.

  • The accommodation or travel expenses of the volunteers are not paid for by the Organizing Committee.

  • Public transport will be free for volunteers during the Games.

  • You will receive a snack and lunch or dinner depending on your schedule.

  • You will wear an Olympic Youth uniform.

  • When the Games are over you will receive two digital certificates; one for the training you received and another for your participation in the volunteer program.