Germany Solidifies Bid for 2025 Summer Universiade

(ATR) The World University Games could be a rehearsal for the 2032 Olympics should North Rhine-Westphalia win both bids.

2021 Winter Universiade on Hold

(ATR) Lucerne 2021 the latest sporting event to be postponed by coronavirus pandemic.

World Taekwondo and Hadipour awarded FISU's Best International Sports Federation & Best Male Athlete

A new chapter in Innsbruck's sporting history

#ICYMI: ANOC Presidential Election; Universiade 2025; Asuncion 2022

#ICYMI -- In Case You Missed It ... Sometimes the best stories don't get the attention we think they deserve.

Germany Chases Universiade Hosting Duties

(ATR) The state of North Rhine-Westphalia is forging ahead with its bid for the Universiade 2025.

NAPOLI 2019 Opening Ceremony by Balich Worldwide Shows

IOC Partners with Infront for Media Rights in Africa -- Sponsor Spotlight

Also: FISU and Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union sign distribution deal; Team GB gains support of Purplebricks


Curiosity about participating countries and athletes at Napoli 2019

Kobe to host 2021 World Para Athletics Championships

Putin Wants 'One of the Best Anti-Doping Systems' in Russia

(ATR) Russian president addresses forum following global criticism of Russia being allowed back into WADA's good graces.

George Killian, 93, Ex-IOC Member, FISU Chief

(ATR) Brooklyn-born Killian rose from grass roots sport to the IOC, FIBA and FISU.

FISU launches new event hosting platform for cities

President Matytsin unveils FISU Global Strategy at 35th General Assembly

Ahead of the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade Opening Ceremony, FISU President Oleg Matytsin revealed the organisation’s ten-year global strategy to the General Assembly.

Court to Hear Cases for AIBA Takeover -- Monday Memo

(ATR) Also: Summer Universiade Taipei; One Month to Lima IOC Session.

Almaty Hosts 28th Winter Universiade -- Photodesk

(ATR) 175 athletes from 57 countries are competing in 12 different sports. 

Kazakhstan Returns to World Stage as Winter Universiade Opens

(ATR) The central Asian nation welcomes the 28th Winter Universiade 18 months after missing out on 2022 Olympics.

Taipei City Government promotes 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade at WBSC Premier12

Taipei leverages baseball during WBSC Premier12™ to promote city as host of the 2017 Summer Universiade

10 things that made Gwangju Universiade different

As the closing ceremony of the 12 day event will be held tonight, distinct differentiations such as eco & economics to reduce the budget, peace & development through the sports, 

Gwangju ranks 24 in Top Global Sports Cities'

Gwangju Metropolitan City, host of the 28th Summer Universiade, was ranked 24th in the most influential global sports cities in the world. 

28th FISU Conference held in Gwangju

Along with the Summer Universiade, the FISU Conference Gwangju 2015 will be held from July 11 to 14 at the Gwangju City Hall and Honam University Gwangsan Campus.

PyeongChang Delegation "Observing and Learning" at Universiade

(ATR) PyeongChang 2018 leadership is onsite in Gwangju, South Korea for the 2015 Summer Universiade.

Gwangju Universiade steps ups safety measures in case of any natural hazards

The Gwangju Universiade Organizing Committee (GUOC) is putting efforts in safety precautions in case of a natural hazard to occur during the games. 

Food safety a priority in the Athletes Village Dining Hall

Food & Beverage Safety Countermeasures Headquarters have rolled up their sleeves to prevent any food poisoning from the meals served in the Athletes Village (AV) Dining Hall. 

Cultural festivals for youth in Gwangju

Gwangju 2015 Universiade Organizing Committee (GUOC) and Gwangju Metropolitan City are hosting a series of cultural events during the World University Games. As the World Youth Festival and Youth Nanjang Festival kicked off on July 4, youth all over the world visiting Gwangju will be able to enjoy the games while experiencing the local culture. 

Universiade Leaders Await Answer from North Korea

(ATR) Leaders in Gwangju are still hopeful North Korea will participate in next month's Summer Universiade.

Gwangju Universiade Athletes Village revealed to media

On June 23, Gwangju Universiade Athletes Village was revealed to the media to provide a chance to cover the facilities before its official opening on June 26.

GUOC safety and security measures from arrival to departure

GUOC safety and security measures from arrival to departure

Press Release on the Gwangju Universiade 2015

We are asking for the Participation of the North. We are assuring the safety of Gwangju from MERS.