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University sports - 08 Jul 2013 - Events
KAZAN – On July 6th, the Opening Ceremony of the 27th Summer Universiade in Kazan, Russia, dazzled the 45,000 spectators out of their seats with a breathtaking performance of dancers, acrobats and technical ingenuity. The audience was overwhelmed with the visual magic the host conjured on the 360° gigantic projection screen at centre stage in the recently built Kazan Arena, the new home for football club Rubin Kazan.
University sports - 02 Jul 2013 - Events
LAUSANNE/KAZAN – At its Executive Committee meeting in Kazan (June 30th- July 1st), FISU, the governing body of international university sport, attributed 5 more World University Championships for 2014.
University sports - 02 Jul 2013 - Internet
LAUSANNE/KAZAN – FISU, the governing body of international university sport, will launch Live Streaming programme at the upcoming 27th Summer Universiade in Kazan (July 6th to 17th) at www.livefisu.tv.
University sports - 28 Jun 2013 - Media rights
LAUSANNE – FISU, the governing body of international university sport, has granted the broadcasting rights to ABU, the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union, for the 27th Summer Universiade (Kazan, Russia - July 6-17, 2013) and the 26th Winter Universiade (Trentino, Italy – December 11th-21st, 2013).
University sports - 28 Jun 2013 - Media rights
LAUSANNE – FISU, the governing body of international university sport, has granted the broadcasting rights to ABU, the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union, for the 27th Summer Universiade (Kazan, Russia - July 6-17, 2013) and the 26th Winter Universiade (Trentino, Italy – December 11th-21st, 2013).
University sports - 03 Apr 2013 - Bidding
LAUSANNE – FISU, the International University Sports Federation proudly announces the official candidates for the 2019 Universiades.
University sports - 27 Mar 2013 - Television
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University sports - 11 Mar 2013 - Events
At its three-day board meeting in Brussels, Belgium, the FISU Executive Committee members attributed seven more World University Championships for 2014. This brings the total number of WUCs for 2014 to 24 (cf. www.fisu.net).
University sports - 17 Dec 2012 - Events
Zakopane, the winter capital of Poland will yet again become the battlefield for the best student-athletes in the world. After hosting two successful Winter Universiades in 1993 and 2001, Zakopane will host the inaugural World University Speed Skating Championship. The event will take place from December 18th to 22nd, 2012.
University sports - 04 Oct 2012 - Media rights
Sydney, 4 October 2012 -- The Eurosport Group and FISU (International University Sports Federation) announce they have signed an agreement to broadcast the 2013 Summer and Winter Universiades across Eurosport's Asia-Pacific network.
University sports - 01 Oct 2012 - Events
The 10th World University Wrestling Championship which will start on October 2nd at the Kuortane, high performance center in Finland is in the starting blocks.
University sports - 07 Sep 2012 - Events
The 12th World University Rowing Championship will be held from September 7th to 9th, 2012 at the Rowing Centre in Kazan, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia. Since the rowing event will take place right after the London 2012 Olympics, it is set to attract the planet's top student-rowers.
University sports - 03 Sep 2012 - Events
The 4th World University Shooting Sport Championship will be held from September 4th to 9th, 2012 in Kazan, Russia. Venues for the event will be the Sviyaga Shotgun Range and the Shooting Range Complex for Rifle and Pistol Disciplines in the Mirny Village.
University sports - 31 Aug 2012 - Events
On September 1st, 2012, FISU officially opens the bidding for the 2019 Winter and Summer Universiades.
University sports - 31 Aug 2012 - Events
The sixth edition of the World University Match Racing Championship runs from Monday September 3rd to Saturday 8th in Nice (Alpes-Maritimes), France. The opening ceremony of the event will be held on Monday, at the heart of the prestigious Villa Massena, located on the Promenade des Anglais, in the presence of Christian Estrosi, Mayor of the city. 122 athletes from 15 countries are expected at the "French Riviera", a new participation record for this FISU event.
University sports - 16 Aug 2012 - Events
With 14 men’s teams and 5 women’s teams registered for the 2012 World University Futsal Championship, the Portuguese city of Braga and the University of Minho are about to kick-off one of the most anticipated World University Championships of the year in the FISU sporting events calendar of 2012.
University sports - 26 Jul 2012 - Events
BRUSSELS/LAUSANNE - With one day left to the official opening of the London Olympics, the world impatiently awaits the new records and heroic feats of the participating athletes. As it has become a tradition, many of the participating athletes previously competed at a FISU event, be it a Universiade or a World University Championship.
University sports - 11 Jul 2012 - Events
The 8th World University Karate Championship will take place in Bratislava, Slovakia from July 12th to 15th, 2012.
University sports - 10 Jul 2012 - Events
KAZAN/PARIS - The 2013 Summer Universiade Torch Relay will be officially launched on July 12th, 2012. The Flame will be solemnly lit at Paris-Sorbonne University where the first ‘World Student Games’ were held in 1923. After that the Torch will embark on a round the world trip.
University sports - 09 Jul 2012 - Events
The 5th World University Rugby 7 Championship will take place in Brive, France from July 11th to 13th, 2012.
University sports - 06 Jul 2012 - Events
The 1st World University Basketball 3X3 Championship will take place in Kragujevac, Serbia from July 10th to 17th, 2012.
University sports - 29 Jun 2012 - Events
On July 2nd, the inaugural edition of the FISU World University Netball Championship will start in Cape Town, South Africa. From July 2nd to 7th, the best student-athletes will compete against each other for the World University Netball Gold.
University sports - 29 Jun 2012 - Events
On July 4th, the 9th edition of the FISU World University Archery Championship will start in Córdoba, Spain. From July 4th to 7th, the best student-athlete archers will compete against each other for the University Gold.
University sports - 29 Jun 2012 - Events
On July 2nd, the 14th edition of the FISU World University Golf Championship wall tie-off in Liverec, Czech Republic. From July 2nd to 7th, the best student-athlete golfers will compete against each other for the University Gold.
University sports - 28 Jun 2012 - Events
The 11th World University Triathlon Championship will take place from June 29th to 30th, 2012 in Yilan County, Chinese Taipei.
University sports - 26 Jun 2012 - Events
On June 27th, basketball fans can follow the Team Draw for the 1st World University Basketball 3X3 Championship via live streaming.
University sports - 18 Jun 2012 - Events
The countdown has started for the 2012 World University Handball Championship. The 21st edition of this FISU event will be hosted by CBDU, the Brazilian University Sports Confederation in Blumenau, Brazil from June 21st to July 1st.
University sports - 01 Jun 2012 - Events
The 12th edition of the World University Taekwondo Championship took place from May 25th to 30th in Pocheon, Korea. The event got underway at the University of Daejin with the Poomsae competition attracting full capacity crowds of close to 5,000 spectators. Team Korea proved once again to be the master in its national sport winning 17 medals, i.e. 9 gold, 3 silver and 5 bronze.
University sports - 29 May 2012 - Events
Dr. Larry Rink, Chair of the FISU Medical Committee, met in Moscow with Veronika Skvortsova, Deputy Minister of Health of the Republic of Russia, and Airat Farrakhov, the Minister of Health of the Republic of Tatarstan and the Director of Sports Medicine for the Republic of Russia.
University sports - 29 May 2012 - Events
From May 23rd to 27th, 2012, the 5th edition of the FISU World University Floorball Championship took place in Prague, Czech Republic. The Czech men’s team and the Swedish women’s team took the gold medal in the respective tournaments of this FISU event.
University sports - 21 May 2012 - Events
At the recent FISU Executive Committee meeting in Kazan, the FISU Board attributed more World University Championships for 2012 and 2014.
University sports - 16 May 2012 - Events
The countdown has started for the 2012 World University Taekwondo Championship. The 12th edition of this FISU event will be hosted by the Korean University Sports Board in Pocheon, Korea from May 25th to 30th.
University sports - 17 Apr 2012 - Events
Japan was the outstanding performer at the 18th World University Cross Country Championships by winning both male and female team titles. This was in addition to the silver and bronze medals won in the individual male competition.
University sports - 07 Mar 2012 - Events
Since several months the Organizing Committee of the 2013 Winter Universiade in Maribor has been facing difficulties.
University sports - 24 Jan 2012 - Events
BRUSSELS – From, January 12th to 15th, the FISU 2012 WUC-year kicked off with the 3rd edition of the FISU World University Water Skiing Championship in Santiago de Chile in Chile. This was a first for FENAUDE, the Chilean member of FISU.
University sports - 09 Jan 2012 - Events
BRUSSELS – FISU, the International University Sports Federation, governing body of international university sport, will stage no less than 28 World University Championships this year.
University sports - 30 Nov 2011 - Events
BRUSSELS – Today, November 29th, the FISU Executive Committee attributed the Universiades for 2017. The event was staged at the Hotel Dolce La Hulpe in the outskirts of Brussels, Belgium.
University sports - 03 Oct 2011 - Events
BRUSSELS – Today, September 30, the candidate cities that are bidding to host the 2017 Universiades presented their bid books to FISU President Claude-Louis Gallien at the FISU Office ‘Château de la Solitude’ in Brussels, Belgium.
University sports - 24 Aug 2011 - Events
SHENZHEN – Today, August 23rd, the Closing Ceremony of the 26th Summer Universiade in Shenzhen, China was held at the theme park ‘Window of the World’, breaking with the tradition of staging the ceremony in an grand sport stadium.
University sports - 12 Aug 2011 - Events
SHENZHEN – At a Press Conference today, August 11th, the newly elected FISU President Claude-Louis Gallien addressed the media at the splendid MMC built for the 26th Summer Universiade in Shenzhen, China.
University sports - 10 Aug 2011 - Federations & NOCs
SHENZHEN - Today, August 9th, the FISU Member Associations elected a new Executive Committee at the 32nd FISU General Assembly prior to the 26th Summer Universiade in Shenzhen, China. The new board will be chaired by the French Claude-Louis Gallien, former 1st Vice-President of the federation. The former French University Hammer Throwing Champion won the election against incumbent George Killian (USA) with 76 votes to 67.
University sports - 08 Aug 2011 - Events
SHENZHEN – For the first time in Universiade history, FISU, the governing body of international university sport, will have live streaming on its TV website www.fisu.tv.
University sports - 13 Jun 2011 - Federations & NOCs
On June 16-19 Kazan hosts the International Conference on University Sports Movement «Sport. Education. Culture». The event will see attendance of FISU EC members and officials.
University sports - 20 May 2011 - Events
The OC of the 2011 Summer Universiade will put 2,011 new-energy vehicles on the road during the Universiade in August, said Wu Delin, vice head of the city’s development and reform commission, at the launch ceremony of a campaign to encourage low-carbon commuting.
University sports - 19 May 2011 - Events
BRUSSELS – Today, May 18th, the delegates of the five bidding cities for the 2017 Universiades (2 for Winter and 3 for Summer) visited the FISU Headquarters in Brussels for a workshop.
University sports - 05 May 2011 - Events
BRUSSELS – Five candidate cities have come forward to host the 2017 Universiades, i.e. two for the Winter Universiade and three for the Summer Universiade.
University sports - 16 Mar 2011 - Federations & NOCs
Malaria is hurting the living standards of many Africans. Malaria vaccine has not yet become a reality; therefore, prevention of it is the way to go. It is a disease of poverty and is responsible for the widespread poverty across the Uganda.
University sports - 28 Feb 2011 - Events
LONDON - British Universities & Colleges Sport (BUCS), the British FISU Member Association, and The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (LOGOC) have been working together over the last twelve months to establish the BUCS Outdoor Athletics Championships as a test event for the London 2012 Olympic Games.
University sports - 27 Jan 2011 - Federations & NOCs
FISU is rising to the challenges of the digital world with the launch of a Community Social Network platform designed to bring sport and academia even closer together. www.fisu-community.net will allow university athletes and students worldwide to celebrate, share and communicate in the true spirit of friendship and sportsmanship as never before.
University sports - 27 Jan 2011 - Federations & NOCs
ERZURUM – Today, January 26th, one day prior to the opening of the 25th Winter Universiade in Erzurum, Turkey, FISU President George E. Killian addressed the media at the traditional FISU Pre-Universiade press conference. The press meeting was scheduled in the Palan Otel, the Hotel for the FISU Family where the temporary FISU Secretariat is located.
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