Wednesday, August 12, 2020

10,000 Athletes Expected for Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade

With about 10,000 athletes expected to compete next month’s Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade, International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin said experience from...

NCAA, FISU Pledge ‘Closer Collaboration’ to Benefit Student Athletes Globally

The International University Sports Federation (FISU) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) have pledged "closer collaboration" to "benefit student athletes all around the...

Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade Opening Ceremony Tickets Have Sold Out

Taipei 2017 claims tickets for the Opening Ceremony of the Summer Universiade have been sold out. A total of 12,000 tickets were made available by...

Summer Universiade a ‘Wonderful Advertisement’ for Taipei, Says Matytsin

International University Sport Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has claimed the Summer Universiade has been a wonderful advert for Taipei. Matytsin made the remarks at...

Government Expects Economic Boost from Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade

Government officials expect the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade to provide significant economic benefits to Taiwan during the multi-sport event. Scheduled to take place from August...

Taipei 2017 Torch Relay Begins in Turin

The Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade Torch was officially lighted in the Italian city of Turin. The flame is set to burn until August 30, the...

Yang Thrills Home Crowd by Winning Men’s 100m Final at Taipei 2017

Chinese Taipei's Yang Chun-Han provided the most spectacular moment of the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade so far by winning the men's 100m title on...

Trains Receive Taipei 2017 Universiade Makeover as Countdown Continues

Taipei's trains have been given a makeover for the Summer Universiade, with carriages having been decorated in a sporting theme. Sports taking place at the...

Serbia Earns Final Gold of Taipei 2017, while Japan Tops Medal Table

Serbia claimed men's water polo gold in the final sporting action of the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade, as Japan finished at the top of...

FISU Waiting on Russia to Confirm Athletes for Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade

The International University Sports Federation (FISU) is awaiting entries from Russian track and field athletes as it looks to confirm them as independent athletes...

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