Durante la Reunión de Jefes de Delegación para las Universiadas de Verano Nápoles 2019, se sortearon los distintos grupos de deportes de conjunto en donde las distintas delegaciones de nuestro continente tendrán participación en todas las disciplinas. Como novedad se encuentra la inclusión del Rugby 7s que hará su debut en las Universiadas y que…

    With Canada in women, Argentina in men and Costa Rica in the roster of referees, representatives of the American continent were present in the World University Cup of Futsal developed from 19 to 26 August in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The two teams held a good tournament and won their ticket to be present at…

Megan and Nicole McNamara, from Canada, became the new university world champions of beach volleyball, in the eighth edition of the tournament organized by FISU and developed in Munich, Germany. The pair won in the final to the Spanish Paula Soria and Belén Carro 2-1 (14-21, 21-18, 15-10) in a 45-minutes game. Also in women’s…

  The Deputy Head of USA and Canada delegations, Nels Hawkinson, anticipated the expectations generated by the first FISU America Games, which will take place from July 19 to 29 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Days after the inspection visit to the facilities of the competition in the Paralympic Training Center of Brazil and the National…

  Two months before the start of the first FISU America Games, the heads of the delegations that will arrive to Sao Paulo, Brazil, to compete from July 19 to 29, met at the Paralympic Sports Center of that city. There will be played almost all male and female disciplines: futsal, basketball, volleyball, athletics, swimming,…

Finished the fourth day of Summer Universiade 2017 in Taipei, America already won six gold medals, eight silver and seven bronze. The United States occupies sixth place in the games Medal so far, and it’s the best country in American continent. It got three golds in swimming; Three silvers in diving, swimming and taekwondo; And…

Men’s soccer teams are preparing for the 2017 Summer Universiade first-match. As the Athletes’ Village is increasing with movement, color and exchange, the previous days were also conducive to organize some friendly matches before the tournament. This was the case of the meetings in which Brazil and Mexico measured each other, on the one hand,…

  With the second-largest delegation of America, 387 Canadians will be heading to the 2017 Summer Universiade in Taipei. It was informed by U SPORTS, that selected and managed 76 athletes that will compete in team sports, while all remaining teams are managed by their respective National Sport Organizations (NSOs). There will be also travelling…

The first FISU Volunteer Leadership Academy is taking place in Kazan, Russia, from 2 to 8 July. More than 100 representatives from 91 countries of the world were welcomed in the Olympic Village that housed all delegations at Summer Universiade 2013. The goal is to combine sport, education and culture to build the leaders of…

The 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade Spring Heads of Delegation Meeting was held last week and left, besides representative’s confidence about the coming competition, the definition of team sports schedule. Among them, America will bring 40 teams, in one of the most important continental participation in history. After the draw, team groups for volleyball, basketball, waterpolo,…

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