Summer Universiade

Gwangju 2015 signs LF Corp as official formal wear sponsor

By Emily Goddard

Kim Yoon-suk and Jo Su-bin mark the beginning of the partnership between Gwangju 2015 and LF Corp ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 has signed up LF Corp as the official sponsor of formal wear for next year's Summer Universiade in the South Korean city.

Gwangju 2015 launches UN Youth Leadership Programme

By Gary Anderson

Gwangju 2015 secretary general Kim Yoon-suk launches the United Nations Youth Leadership Programme ©Gwangju 2015Kim Yoon-suk, secretary general of Gwangju 2015, has launched a United Nations Youth Leadership Programme in the South Korean city ahead of next year's Summer Universiade.

Kwangju Bank signed as sponsor of Gwangju 2015 as test events get underway in city

By Paul Osborne

Signing ceremony between Gwangju 2015 and Kwangju Bank as the latter is named a sponsor of the Summer Universiade ©Gwangju 2015Kwangju Bank has been named an official sponsor of the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade, organisers announced today.

Gwangju 2015 briefs Asian sports journalists on Universiade preparations

By Emily Goddard

Gwangju 2015 has briefed Asian sports journalists on the Universiade preparations ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 has held a special briefing for Asian sports journalists on the preparations of next year's Summer Universiade.

Gwangju 2015 reveals provisional competition schedule for Summer Universiade

By Gary Anderson

The provisional Gwangju 2015 sports competition has been released ©Gwangju 2015The provisional sports competition schedule for next year's Summer Universiade in Gwangju has been released by organisers.

Gwangju 2015 signs up Asiana Airlines as latest sponsor

By Emily Goddard

Kim Yoon-suk, Yoon Jang-hyun and Kim Soo-cheon at the official Gwangju 2015 and Asiana Airlines sponsorship agreement ceremony ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 has signed a sponsorship agreement with Asiana Airlines that sees it become a global premium partner of next year's Summer Universiade.

FISU completes inspection in Gwangju ahead of 2015 Summer Universiade

By Gary Anderson

Preparations continue in Gwangju ahead of 2015 Summer Universiade ©Gwangju 2015The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has completed a four-day inspection visit to Gwangju ahead of next year's Summer Universiade, where preparations on a number of areas, including uniform, culture events, the Athletes' Village, accommodation, and security were looked at.

Gwangju 2015 begins venue inspections ahead of FISU visit

By Emily Goddard

Gwangju 2015 has begun venue inspections ahead of the latest FISU visit ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 has begun a series of inspections at venues for next year's Summer Universiade ahead of the International University Sports Federation's (FISU) visit to the South Korean city next week.

Promotional Centre in Gwangju opened ahead of 2015 Universiade

By Gary Anderson

pGwangju Mayor Yoon Jang-hyun (left) and chairman of Gwangju City Council, Cho Young-pyo at the opening of the Promotional Centre ©Gwangju 2015Organisers of the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade have opened up an official Promotional Centre located in the City Hall building of the South Korean city as the countdown to the Games continues with less than a year to go.
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