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University sports - 11 Apr 2019 - Bidding
A delegation from the Russian city of Ekaterinburg led by Evgeny Kuyvashev, Governor of the Sverdlovsk region, visited the FISU offices in Lausanne, to bolster their bid to host the Summer Universiade in 2023.
University sports - 01 Jun 2016 - Bidding
Lausanne; 31 May 2016: The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has awarded the hosting rights for the 2019 Summer Universiade to the city of Naples, in Italy
University sports - 07 Mar 2016 - Bidding
Lucerne in Switzerland will stage the 30th Winter Universiade in 2021 after the International University Sports Federation (FISU) awarded the hosting rights to the city during its Executive Committee meeting in Brussels from 4-5 March.
University sports - 11 Mar 2015 - Bidding
BUCHAREST – Today, 10 March, Romania officially applied to host the 2021 Summer Universiade. A press conference formalizing the bid was held at 17h00 in the Aula Magna of the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest in the presence of Romanian President Klaus Johannis, FISU Secretary General/CEO Eric Saintrond, as well as representatives of the Romanian University Sports Association and the Association Vasile Tomoiagă.
University sports - 24 Sep 2014 - Bidding
LAUSANNE - FISU is pleased to announce that the bidding procedure for the 2018 FISU World University Championships is officially launched.
University sports - 03 Sep 2014 - Bidding
LAUSANNE - FISU is pleased to announce that it is officially launching the bidding procedure for the 2021 Winter and Summer Universiades.
University sports - 03 Apr 2013 - Bidding
LAUSANNE – FISU, the International University Sports Federation proudly announces the official candidates for the 2019 Universiades.
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 - 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 - 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 - 01 Sep 2010 - Events
Today, September 1st, 2010, FISU officially opens the bidding for the 2017 Winter and Summer Universiades.
University sports - 08 May 2009 - Bidding
From May 1st to May 3rd, the FISU Evaluation Committee for the 2015 Summer Universiade visited Edmonton, the Canadian Bidding City for the 2015 Games.
University sports - 28 Apr 2008 - Bidding
The Evaluation Commission of FISU (Federation International Sports Universitaires) has started in Vigo (Spain) the visit to evaluate the cities that aspire to organize the Games of the XXVII Universiade in 2013.
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