Universiade

Gwangju 2015 signs up Hyundai Engineering and Construction as new partner

By Emily Goddard

Kim Yoon-suk and Kim Jung-chul sign the partnership agreement between Gwangju 2015 and Hyundai Engineering and Construction ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 has signed a new deal that sees the Hyundai Engineering and Construction Company becoming an official partner of this year's Summer Universiade.

Winter Universiade action to begin in Granada following Opening Ceremony

By Michael Pavitt

Granada have taken over hosting duties from Slovakia ©Getty ImagesThe second part of the 2015 Winter Univerisade has got underway after Granada in Spain hosted the Opening Ceremony.

Gwangju 2015 marks 150 days to go with parade

By Michael Pavitt

Gwangju's Organising Committee held a parade to mark the 150 days to go milestone ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 have held a parade with local residents as the countdown reaches the 150 days to go milestone until the Summer Universiade begins in the South Korean city.

Gwangju 2015 puts out call for Universiade Torchbearers

By Emily Goddard

Gwangju 2015 has put out a call for Universiade Torchbearers ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 has put out a call to try to recruit Torchbearers for this year's Summer Universiade.

Competition draws to a close in Slovakia as Granada takes baton

By Michael Pavitt

Russia have dominated competition at the Slovakian venues ©FISUThe Slovakian leg of the 2015 Winter Universiade came to a close today, with the Russian team once again rising to the top of the podium in Štrbské Pleso.

Four medals won on penultimate day of Universiade action in Slovakia as venues praised

By Michael Pavitt

Winter Universiade action in Slovakia draws to a close on Sunday, following a Closing Ceremony ©FISUThe penultimate day of Winter Universiade action in the Slovakian venues of Štrbstké Pleso and Osrblie saw the Czech Republic and Germany clinch their first gold medals of the competition, while Kazakhstan and the Ukraine also tasted success.

Russia edged in ski jumping but win again elsewhere at Winter Universiade

By Nick Butler

Russia celebrate yet another cross country gold medal at the Winter Universiade this time in the men's relay ©FISURussia consolidated their domination in cross country and biathlon events at the Winter Universiade in Štrbstké Pleso, Slovakia, although they were edged by Japanese opposition in the mixed team ski jumping.

Pole continues Nordic combined supremacy but Russia strike gold again in women's ski jumping

By Michael Pavitt

Poland's Adam Cieslar leapt to his second gold of the 2015 Winter Universiade ©UniversiadePoland's Adam Cielsar claimed his second Nordic combined gold medal of the Winter Universiade in Štrbstké Pleso, Slovakia, while Russia leapt to victory in the women's team ski jumping competition.

Russia romp to further success in Slovakia

By Michael Pavitt

Russia continued their imperious form in Slovakia at the Winter Universiade ©FISUThe fourth day of competition at the 2015 Winter Universiade in Slovakia saw four medal events take place and Russia continued their domination by winning 10 of the 12 medals up for grabs.
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