5 cities are in the running and final presentations are made with FISU before a decision is made. FISU is truly important in the world of sports. The development of university sport in the world created a new series of meets and competitions to complete the Universiade programme. FISU supports those competitions which represent the continuity of university sport and allow the federation to be better known.
The official press conference took place at the Sport Authority of Thailand to announce the 2019 IFMA World Championships and the final number of teams and participants. IFMA President Dr. Sakchye Tapsuwan made a heartfelt speech that “Muaythai is Coming Home” after years of World Championships outside the Kingdom. He also stated that he is […]
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today officially opened Olympic House – one of the most sustainable buildings in the world. The inauguration was the highlight of the very emblematic and emotional celebrations to mark the 125th anniversary of the IOC, which was founded on 23 June 1894 by Pierre de Coubertin. The ceremony was attended […]
One hundred eighteen nations paraded proudly into the opening ceremony of the 2019 Universiade. A night filled with great performances with the flames shaped to resemble Mount Vesuvious, the volcano now looms over the beautiful city of Napoli. Many VIPs from around the world came to honor the Universiade athletes, including the Italian President, Sergio […]