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South Korea Announces Bid to Host 2027 Summer World University Games

South Korea has joined the race to host the 2027 Summer Universiade. They join the Triangle Area in North Carolina as the only two bidders so far.

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Logo Unveiled For America’s 2027 Summer World University Games Bid

The central design element of the bid logo is a triangle, the three vertices of which represent the three geographical areas in the forefront of the bid.

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Germany’s Rhine-Ruhr Selected as Host of 2025 World University Games

The World University Games will head to Germany in 2025, with Rhine-Ruhr being selected to host the summer edition of the competition.

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Dates for Postponed World University Games Set for 2022

After announcing the postponement of the World University Games earlier this year, FISU has now set the official dates for the competition in 2022.

Chengdu 2021 World University Games Postponed until 2022

The 2021 World University Games have been postponed for a 2nd time and will now be held in 2022, with dates to be determined.

North Carolina’s Triangle Area Will Bid for 2027 World University Games

The bid is being led by former University of North Carolina swimmer Hill Carrow, who is a Masters’ Swimming award winner.

2021 Winter World University Games Postponed, New Date Will be Announced

The 2021 Winter World University Games have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The rescheduled dates for the games will be announced soon.

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United States Aiming to Host 2027 World University Games

According to the head of the United States’ liaison organization to the World University Games, a likely scenario is Germany hosting in 2025 and the US in 2027.

Swedish Swimming Federation Releases 2021-2024 Meet Calendar

The Swedish Swimming Federation has released its meet schedule for the 2021-2024 Olympic cycle, giving insight into which meets the country is targeting.

World University Games Delayed 2 Days to Avoid Olympic Conflict

The 2021 Summer Universiade (World University Games) will shift its schedule by 2 days after the dates for the Tokyo Olympics were announced.

Robert Finke Missed WUGs With Wrist Injury After Scooter Accident

American distance man Robert Finke missed the World University Games while dealing with a wrist injury from a scooter accident.

2019 World University Games: Day 7 Finals Live Recap

Finals include the women’s 50 free, 50 breast, 200 fly, and 400 free; the men’s 50 free and 400 IM; and the men’s and women’s 4 x 100 medley relays.

WUGs Medal Table Day 7: US Leads Final Tally With 19 Gold, 40 Total Medals

Team USA leads the final medal table with 40 total medals: 19 gold, 12 silver, and 9 bronze. Japan and Russia won 6 gold medals each, and South Africa 5.

United States Will Use John Shebat as Butterflier in Men’s Medley Final

In a surprise move, the United States will use NCAA backstroke champion John Shebat on the butterfly leg of the men’s medley on Wednesday night.

Justin Ress Says “Overheating” Led to Medical Event After 100 Back

Justin Ress was taken to an ambulance for medical evaluation and treatment after the men’s 100 back final earlier in the meet.