Today was announced the host city of most of the World University Championship for 2022 and 2024.
For the very first time, the FISU has decided to announce the cities for the World University Championship in the different sports, where our continent is going to play a main role in the agenda and is going to carry out seven of these tournaments.
The announcement for these competitions, are added to the previously known like the World University Rugby Sevens Championship La Plata 2020, the World University Karate Championship Brasília 2020, and the Winter Universiade Lake Placid 2023, in the USA. Also in Lake Placid are going to be carry out the World University Championship of Beach Volleyball 2022 and Speed Skating 2022.
The 2022 will bear witness of 3 other World University Championships like the Modern Penthatlon in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Rowing in London Ontario, Canada, and also the Triathlon in Maceió, Brasil.
Cartaghe, Costa Rica, is going to make its debut as host of in the World University Cycling Championship 2024.
Argentina wants the continuation after the FISU AMERICA FUTSAL, and the FISU had selected the city of San Juan for the World University Championship of Futsal in 2022.
Summering, we wait for 2 World University Championships in 2020, 6 in 2022, a Winter Universiade in 2023 and 1 more World University Championship in 2024. This announcement is a recognition for the university sport in our continent and its growth and development in the last few years, where FISU trust in the NUSF and FISU AMERICA to carry out these important events.