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Games - 15 Sep 2016 - Bidding
The European Sports Federation members of the European Championships Board are pleased to announce the start of the host venue selection process for the 2022 edition of the multi-sport event.
Games - 23 Jan 2015 - Bidding
The World Games 2021 will take place in Birmingham/Alabama/USA. This decision was announced by José Perurena, President of the International World Games Association, at noon on Thursday, 22 January 2015, at a press conference in the Mövenpick Hotel in Lausanne.
Games - 16 Jan 2015 - Bidding
Birmingham (USA), Lima (Peru) and Ufa (Russia) have applied to the International World Games Association (IWGA) to host the 11th edition of our multi-sport event in 2021. At a Press Conference in Lausanne at 11:15 on Thursday 22 January, the International World Games Association will announce the name of the Host City for The World Games 2021.
Games - 14 Oct 2014 - Bidding
Edmonton 2022 is excited to announce Glenroy Gilbert as Head, Athletes Commission.
Games - 24 Jun 2014 - Bidding
The City of Edmonton has appointed TSE Consulting as lead consultants in its bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Games - 21 Jun 2013 - Events
Mersin, Turkey; 20 June 2013: The 17th Mediterranean Games was launched in spectacular fashion in Mersin today as the Opening Ceremony marked the beginning of the largest ever Mediterranean Games, after the Turkish hosts successfully completed all preparations in just 18 months.
Games - 14 Apr 2009 - Bidding
The Evaluation Committee for the cities bidding to host the 2015 Summer Universiade (Taipei City, Gwangju & Edmonton) has completed its visiting tour of the Asian candidates. EvalCom 2015 SU, composed of FISU Vice-Presidents Stefan Bergh (Chair) and Luciano Cabral, 1st Assessor Michael Ralehte Malumbete and Assessors Kemal Tamer and Isato Igarashi as well as FISU Media Representative Christian Pierre visited Taipei City and Gwangju from April 2nd to 9th.
Games - 16 Mar 2009 - Bidding
BRUSSELS - Today, March 15th, the Bidding Committees for the 2015 Universiades delivered their Bidding Books at the FISU Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. Present were Edmonton (CAN), Gwangju (KOR) and Taipei City (TPE), Bidding Cities for the 2015 Summer Universiade and Granada (ESP), Bidding City for the 2015 Winter Universiade.<BR>
Games - 09 Mar 2009 - Bidding
The Executive Committee of the Polish University Sports Association (ASZ) and the Authorities of the City of Poznan regretfully informed FISU they resign from further bidding to organize the 2015 Summer Universiade. ‘The financial crisis in the world’s economy disables the Polish government from providing financial guarantees to cover the costs’, the official communiqué read.
Games - 09 Oct 2008 - Bidding
On October 8th, a Canadian delegation visited the FISU Headquarters in Brussels to deliver a letter of intent of the city of Edmonton to host the 2015 Summer Universiade.
Games - 10 Sep 2008 - Bidding
On September 1st, 2008, FISU officially opened the bidding for the 2015 Winter and Summer Universiades. <BR>
Games - 02 Dec 2004
In a letter dated November 29 and addressed to all 202 National Olympic Committees, Dr. Jacques Rogge, the IOC President, emphasizes the importance of The World Games for the future development of sports in general.
Games - 28 Sep 2004
Premier Peter Beattie said today the Gold Coast will host one of the nation's biggest multi-sport contests in 2007, after Queensland won the hosting rights for two Australian University Games in three years.
Games - 07 Jun 2004
The Danish capital city of Copenhagen, which is bidding to host the World Masters Games in 2009, was this week boosted by the news that Pele, possibly the greatest ever footballer, is endorsing the bid – and he even hinted that he might come out of retirement if Copenhagen is awarded the Games!
Games - 26 May 2004
Yesterday, Sunday, May 23rd, the FISU Executive Committee met for the third and last day in a row in Brussels. The meeting started with an overview of the situation regarding the bidding for the 2009 Universiades by FISU Director-General Eric Saintrond. As of today FISU has received the interest of Harbin, People's Republic of China in staging the Winter Universiade and from three cities in staging the Summer Games, i.e. Belgrade, Serbia & Montenegro;the Rhône-Alpes Region, France and Monterrey,
Games - 06 May 2004
April 20th ,2004- Sheikh Ahmed Al Fahad, President, Olympic Council of Asia (OCA)nominated Eng. Abdulghani Tabblat, General Secretary, Jordan Olympic Committee (JOC) as one of five members on the OCA Evaluation Committee, who will play a key role in deciding the venue for the 2010 Asian Games.
Games - 14 Nov 2003
The Delhi bid team was celebrating today as they were awarded the right to host the 2010 edition of the Commonwealth Games. This will be the first time that the Games will be hosted on the sub-continent.
Games - 03 Nov 2003
The Delhi bid team for the 2010 Commonwealth Games has closely been watching the progress of 1st ever Afro-Asian Games being held in Hyderabad as they head towards the final vote to be held in Jamaica next month.
Games - 20 Oct 2003
The Delhi bid team for the 2010 Commonwealth Games launched their information web-site today. The site – www.cwgdelhi2010.com - which contains the specific details of the Delhi bid proposal including its original bid document and first update newsletter, has been established to allow the Indian population and other supporters of the Delhi bid to be kept up to date as the final vote approaches.
Games - 09 Oct 2003
The offices of the Indian Olympic Association and the Delhi bid team for the 2010 Commonwealth Games were celebrating and exuding optimism today after receiving the Report of the Games Evaluation Commission for the 2010 Commonwealth Games.
Games - 03 Mar 2003
Zagreb, Croatia - 3 March 2003: Formula One leader Bernie Ecclestone and his Croatian-born wife, Slavica, today announced their support for the Croatian city of Rijeka’s bid to host the XVI Mediterranean Games in 2009.
Games - 05 Aug 2002
With one day to go, the Commonwealth Games in Manchester is set to become the biggest and most successful sporting event in the UK. Sports enthusiasts across the UK and local residents will reap the benefits of a legacy of sports facilities and a first-rate cooperation between key public services - police, transport and local and national government - and visitors and residents.
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