Former Chilean table tennis player Blanca Durán, who competed at two editions of the International University Sports Federation (FISU) World University Games, has been appointed sports director of the University of Chile.
The first female vice-president of the International University Sports Federation (FISU), Penninah Kabenge, has stated that women should be involved in more leadership roles to help improve sports participation and give athletes different role models.
The European University Sports Association (EUSA) has published a book celebrating its first two decades, following its founding in 1999.
The organisers of the Lucerne 2021 Winter Universiade have announced that telecommunications frim Swisscom will be the event's official technology partner.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has called for optimism over 2021 in an end-of-year message where he reflected on the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Yaggy, Heaty and Cedry have been unveiled as the mascots for the Yekaterinburg 2023 Summer World University Games.
China emerged victorious from the International University Sports Federation (FISU) Mind Sports World University Championship which was held online for the first time.
The construction of facilities for the Yekaterinburg 2023 Summer World University Games has been "unaffected" by the coronavirus pandemic, according to Timur Ufimtsev, general director of Sinara-Development, the contractors to build facilities for the multi-sport competition.
Ajla Del Ponte secured the top honour at the Swiss Students Sports Awards after winning two medals at last year’s Summer World University Games.
The young reporters programme, organised by the International University Sports Federation (FISU) and the International Sports Press Association (AIPS), has been opened for next year with successful applicants set to ply their trade at the Chengdu 2021 Summer World University Games.
Professor Dr Lajos Mocsai – the former coach of Hungary’s men’s and women’s handball teams – has been elected President of the Hungarian University Sports Federation (HUSF).
Pablo Acuna of the Universidad de Santiago de Chile has been crowned the winner of the International Day of University Sport (IDUS) Dance Challenge.
Following the 2020 Volunteer Leaders Academy (FVLA), the International University Sports Federation (FISU) has tasked its new student ambassadors with supporting the development of university sport in their home countries.
Building permits are set to be obtained later this year to complete the construction of the Athletes’ Village for the 2023 Summer World University Games in Yekaterinburg.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has launched an online dance competition to mark International Day of University Sport (IDUS).