Gwangju 2015 secretary general Kim Yoon-suk passed the Universiade Torch to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach at an event held to mark the second International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.
The Gwangju Universiade 2015 Heads of Delegation (HOD) meeting drew to a close with a series of venue inspections and a question and answer session, in the South Korean city.
Eric Saintrond, secretary general of the International University Sports Federation (FISU), has promised the governing body will do its best to support inter-Korean cooperation ahead of Gwangju 2015.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) have concluded their latest inspection of Gwangju ahead of this year’s Summer Universiade, due to begin the South Korean city on July 3.
Gwangju 2015 is receiving a visit from inspectors from the International University Sports Federation (FISU) less than 100 days before the 28th Summer Universiade is due to open.
North Korea have confirmed their participation at this year's Summer Universiade in Gwangju but hopes that a united Korean team may take part in the Games have faded.
Romania has launched a joint bid from Bucharest and Cluj to host the 2021 Summer Universiade.
Gwangju 2015 has signed a new deal that sees the Hyundai Engineering and Construction Company becoming an official partner of this year's Summer Universiade.
Gwangju 2015 has announced the appointment of former Mayors Kwang-tae Park and Un-tae Kang as honorary Presidents of this year's Summer Universiade, due to take place in the South Korean city from July 3 to 14.
Gwangju 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 has put out a call to try to recruit Torchbearers for this year's Summer Universiade.
Gwangju 2015 has started to set up the Summer Universiade's Main Operation Centre (MOC) after completing its reorganisation process, they have revealed.
The budget for the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade has been cut by KRW11.1 billion (£6.7 million/$10 million/€8.8 milion) for the 2015 fiscal year.
Bidding for the 2019 Summer Universiade has reopened following Brasilia's withdrawal from hosting the event, the International University Sports Federation (FISU) has announced.
Gwangju 2015 has today appointed 25 new online bloggers to help promote the Summer Universiade over the coming months.