Members In The News / Sports & Athletics

Happy Birthday

January 15, 2018

Happy Birthday to Benjamin, Aleksey, and Silvana who celebrates a birthday in January! 🙂 YSOP wishes you the best birthday possible and many more to come!

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This Is My Story – to Inspire and Motivate Others!

June 20, 2017
Tomasz Sordyl

Hello! My name is Tomasz Sordyl.  I’m a professional athlete, traveler, artist, student, brother, son, and a Christian from Poland. Despite the fact that I’m only 22 years old, I have already experienced quite a lot. I have been trying many different things. I have visited more then 20 countries already. I’ve been training with […]

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Swedish Adventurer and Public Speaker – Jonathan Ljungqvist

March 15, 2017
Tim Young

Jonathan Ljungqvist is a Swedish adventurer who has braved many daring adventures around the world. It goes without saying that passion, drive and hard work makes you stand out anywhere and so, it wasn’t surprising when the 24-year-old was recently nominated as 2016 Swedish adventurer of the year.  As a member of the Young Society […]

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YSOP Member Benjamin Erban Wins Bronze Medal in Men’s 100m T36

July 29, 2016
YSOP International

YSOP member Benjamin Erban from Bratislava, Slovakia recently competed in the IPC Athletics European Championship in Grosseto, Italy. Benjamin won a BRONZE MEDAL for his country in the Men’s 100m T36! YSOP International recognizes and congratulates Ben on this amazing achievement.

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Memphis pole vaulter to compete in Rio Olympics

May 5, 2016

In a sport where centimeters can make all the difference, the more than 5,000 miles between Memphis and Rio de Janeiro can seem impossibly large. But one former University of Memphis pole vaulter will be making the trip to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. Meet Pauls Pujats. He’s a Memphis transplant from Riga, Latvia. […]

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Jonathan is the largest adventurer

January 27, 2016

He is 23 years old but seems to have done absolutely everything.Climbed Kilimanjaro, cycled from Sweden to Tanzania, paddled from Sweden to the Black Sea, walking 100 mil through India and now he’s taking 400 mil on roller skis over Australia.  He is the new Swedish Göran Kropp. Read More >>

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May 1, 2015

A famous Belarusian cyclist, active participant of the cyclists movement in Belarus and a volunteer Alexey Landres is going on a unique cycling tour that will last for a year and a half. Within 18 months he will cover around 30000 km and travel through 30 countries of the Middle East and Asia. The trip […]

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