World University Games

Spots Open For College Swimmers To Represent The U.S. At 2023 World University Games

With USA Swimming opting not to send a team to this summer’s World University Games, the opportunity to compete internationally is open to those interested.


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USA Swimming Won’t Send Team To 2023 World University Games In Chengdu

USA Swimming has implemented a new policy that will see it only send one team per quad to the World University Games, which occur biennially.


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North Carolina Awarded Rights to Host 2029 World University Games

The Research Triangle in North Carolina has been awarded the hosting rights for the 2029 World University Games, a giant multi-sport international sporting event.


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North Carolina Bid Organizers, FISU, Discussing 2029 World University Games Hosting

After South Korea was awarded the 2027 World University Games, North Carolina and FISU are already discussing the rights to the 2029 Games.

South Korea Beats Out Greensboro, North Carolina for 2027 World University Games Bid

The Chungcheong Megacity in South Korea will host the 2027 World University Games after winning a vote of the FISU Executive Commitee on Saturday.

N. Carolina or S. Korea: 2027 World University Games Host Vote Comes in 2 Weeks

The Triangle Area of North Carolina, centered around Raleigh (above), squares off against the South Korean megacity of Chungcheong for the rights to host one of the world’s largest sporting events.

Chengdu 2021 World University Games Postponed Until 2023

The Games have now been rescheduled for a second time after being pushed back one year due to avoid conflict with the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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Universiadi Nuovamente Posticipate: Sarà Chengdu 2023

La Federazione Internazionale degli Sport Universitari ha comunicato oggi la notizia di un nuovo posticipo della XXXI edizione delle Universiadi. 

FISU Suspends Ekaterinburg’s Hosting Rights For 2023 World University Games

Ekaterinburg, the fourth-largest city in Russia, has lost hosting rights for the 2023 Summer World University Games.

Chengdu 2021 Reveals Swimming Venue For Upcoming World University Games

The swimming competition for the Chengdu 2021 World University Games will run from June 27-July 3 in the capital of China’s Sichuan province.

British Swimming Pulls Out Of World University Games

“British Swimming continues to condemn the atrocities being committed on the people of Ukraine,” impacting the organization’s decision to withdraw from WUGS.

North Carolina, South Korea Are Finalists To Host 2027 World University Games

The finalists for hosting the 2027 World University were confirmed Thursday morning to be North Carolina, USA, and Chungcheong, South Korea.

Canada Pulls Out Of World University Games, Will Attend Commonwealth Games

In a similar decision to the USA, Swimming Canada has announced that they won’t be sending an official team to the 2021 World University Games.

Representing U.S. At World University Games Now Open To Collegiate Programs

With USA Swimming opting not to send a team, college programs now have the chance to represent the U.S. at the World University Games in Chengdu, China.

USA Swimming Won’t Send A Team To World University Games In 2022

USA Swimming informed its National Team and National Junior Team athletes that its focus is turning to the 2023 WUGs in Yekaterinburg, Russia.