Gwangju 2015

Gwangju 2015 Main Operation Centre to be fit for purpose by March

By Daniel Etchells

A total of 74 venue operations will be overseen by the Gwangju 2015 Main Operation Centre ©Gwangju 2015 Gwangju 2015 has started to set up the Summer Universiade's Main Operation Centre (MOC) after completing its reorganisation process, they have revealed. 

Gwangju 2015 hit with huge budget cut ahead of Summer Universiade

By Paul Osborne

The budget for the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade has been cut ©Gwangju 2015The 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.

Gwangju 2015 appoints new online bloggers to help promote Summer Universiade

By Paul Osborne 

New online bloggers have been appointed for the Gwangju 2015 blog site ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 has today appointed 25 new online bloggers to help promote the Summer Universiade over the coming months.

Gwangju 2015 complete two-month venue operation plan inspection

By Paul Osborne

The Gwangju 2015 Organising Committee has held a debrief after its two month venue inspection operation ©Gwangju 2015Venue construction is more than 80 per cent complete for the remaining facilities ahead of the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade, it has been announced.

Summer Universiade promoted at launch of Gwangju Ice Skating Rink

By Paul Osborne 

Gwangju 2015 organisers were at the opening of the the Gwangju Square Ice Skating Rink to promote next years Games ©Gwangju 2015South Korean officals were in full festive spirit when they visited the opening of the Gwangju Square Ice Skating Rink to promote next year's Summer Universiade Games in the city. 

Gwangju 2015 signs agreement to ensure athlete healthcare outside Athletes' Village

By Daniel Etchells

Yoon Jang-hyun (left), Gwangju 2015 President, and Taek-Rim Yoon (right), Chonnam National University Hospital director, at the signing of the agreement ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015 has signed an agreement with 56 hospitals and medical organisations to ensure athlete delegations have access to healthcare outside the Athletes' Village during the Summer Universiade. 

Gwangju 2015 names IT Contest prize winners

By Paul Osborne

Gwangju 2015 has named the seven teams to have won prizes in the Gwangju 2015 IT Contest ©Gwangju 2015Gwangju 2015, organisers of next year's Summer Universiade, has named the seven teams to have won prizes in its IT Contest.

Ourhome confirmed as new partner of Gwangju 2015

By Paul Osborne

Ourhome has been named as the official catering provider for the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade ©Gwangju 2015Ourhome has been named the official catering provider for the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade.

Hyundai Marine and Fire Insurance named official insurance supplier for Gwangju 2015

By Paul Osborne

Hyundai Marine and Fire Insurance has been signed as the official insurance supplier for Gwangju 2015 ©Gwangju 2015Hyundai Marine & Fire Insurance has been signed as the official insurance supplier for the Gwangju 2015 Summer Universiade.

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