The last 23th of September the first continental virtual chess tournament was carried out, where 89 men students and 76 women students were part of it. The competition had 11 countries participating from all the continent and was transmitted through the Instagram and YouTube of FISU AMERICA.   The competition form was in 7 rounds…

On September 20th the FIFA festival organized by FISU AMERCA started, like one of the many activities in commemoration of the International Day of University Sport. Player from the whole continent could register.   The competition was structured by rounds of playoff, with short matches and simple elimination. 33 players are being part of the…

Also with the activities proposed by FISU AMERICA commemorating the International Day of University Sport, the contest ‘The most active federation’ already started, its objective is to promote the actions in the National University Sport Federations, in consequence, promote the university sport in the continent. All the initiatives of FISU AMERICA (webinars, esports festivals and…

On the 20th of September was commemorated the International Day of University Sport, stated by the UNESCO – The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in 2016, with the idea to highlight the importance of the sports in the universities. In our continent, the commemoration started a few days before until the 10th of…

From September 14th to the 18th through the FISU AMERICA YouTube channel, different webinars about university sport movement were shared with the community. The initiative is part of different activities suggested to commemorate the International Day of University Sport. The first webinar was about ‘Planning and Training in Football’ and the speakers were: Alejandro Heguy…

FISU AMERICA talked with Robert and Roima Mujica, members of the Migrants and Refugees Athletes Committee, where Roima is an athlete and Robert is part as her father and also her coach. A family story, with passion for the sport and compromise with society.   Corazones Olímpicos del Sur is an idea that was born…

It is almost time to begin the International Day of University Sport in our continent. We will have a month full of activities and celebrations, starting with the webinars.   Speakers from different areas of university sports will give talks with translation in Spanish, English and Portuguese for the entire continent everyday at the same…

The 2020 modified eveyone’s plans for this year, the International Day of University Sport celebration included (IDUS), declared by UNESCO in 2016 and celebrated every 20th of September.   However, each University Sports Federation of our continent has remained active in order to continue offering and promoting university sports, innovating with its proposals, participating in…

  In March 2019, with athletes outfitted in Siberian-ready parkas for the Krasnoyarsk 2019 Winter Universiade, the Chengdu 2021 candidature committee received the news any bidding city wants to hear – that they won the right to host the FISU World University Games during the summer of 2021.     With the International University Sports Federation…

A PLACE TO EXCHANGE IDEAS AND BEST PRACTICES   Every two years and alternating with the FISU World University Games event years, the FISU World Forum brings together students, officials and other key partners involved in the University Sport Movement with FISU Member Associations. Combining academic sessions with cultural, educational and sporting activities, it is…

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