Almaty's Mayor Bauyrzhan Baibek has purchased the first ticket for the 2017 Winter Universiade after they officially went on sale this week.
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Next year's Winter Universiade in Almaty should be broadcast in 100 countries, International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has declared during an inspection visit to Kazakhstan.
It would be "impossible" to move the 2019 Winter Universiade away from Krasnoyarsk, despite the damning revelations in the McLaren Report about systemic doping during the Kazan 2013 edition also held in Russia, a top official has claimed.
Almaty 2017 have made a crucial appointment in the build-up to next year’s Winter Universiade as Nail Nurov has been selected as the director of the Organising Directorate.
The build-up to the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk has officially got underway with the unveiling of the countdown clock for the event at a special ceremony in the Russian city.
A near 50 per cent reduction in the budget for next year's Winter Universiade in Almaty has raised concern about completing construction at competition venues on time for the event as it has forced tender processes to be delayed, International University Sports Federation (FISU) secretary general Eric Saintrond admitted here today.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin believes the 2021 Winter Universiade in Lucerne will be like a “home game” for the organisation.
Lucerne has been awarded the hosting rights for the 2021 Winter Universiade, the International University Sports Federation (FISU) has announced.
An Evaluation Committee from the International University Sports Federation (FISU) has concluded a three-day visit Lucerne, which is bidding to host to 2021 Winter Universiade.
Milan Augustin, the International University Sports Federation (FISU) Winter Universiade director, has praised the progress made by the Almaty 2017 Organising Committee following a five-day visit to Kazakhstan's largest city.
Lucerne’s bid for the 2021 Winter Universiade has been presented to the media ahead of its evaluation by the International University Sports Federation (FISU) next month.
Almaty have insisted preparations for next year's Winter Universiade are unaffected by its budget being cut by nearly half.
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Lucerne have presented their plans for the 2021 Winter Universiade and appear set to become the first Swiss city to host the event for 59 years as they are the only bidder.
Almaty Mayor Bauyrzhan Baibek has visited sporting venues for the 2017 Winter Universiade to inspect the progress of the construction - and claimed the city is on track for the event next year.
An International University Sports Federation (FISU) delegation have visited venues for the Almaty 2017 Winter Universiade to review the progress in construction and technical preparations for the event.