Croatian city of Split once again hosted one of the most popular rowing regatta of eights in the continent, gathering crews from all over the Europe at the 16th edition of the International Rowing Regatta St Duje. Regatta was held on May 6 and 7, and on St Domnius celebration day thousands of city inhabitants together with their guests had unique opportunity to watch races on main city promenade - Riva.
The Latvian capital Riga hosted the XXXIII SELL Student Games between May 19 and 21, 2017. The event attracted more than 1500 participants from 65 universities and 13 countries, most from Europe – Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, United Kingdom; and some even from other continents – Australia, China, Lebanon.
Malta hosted European Students' Union (ESU) electoral General Assembly / Board Meeting, accompanied by seminar on student advocacy in a digital era between May 1 and 7, 2017. Mr Helge Schwitters from Norway has been elected as new President.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) and the local organisers of the Summer Universiade Taipei 2017 hosted the Heads of Delegation Meeting in Taipei City, Chinese Taipei between May 8 and 12, 2017.
Emotions ran high from the beginning until the end of the Portuguese National University Championships which took place in Coimbra between April 23 and May 5, 2017. The Final Phases of the National University Championships involved more than 2200 athletes from 35 higher educations resulting 220 matches in exciting 15 competition days.
Porto, second biggest Portuguese city, will host this year’s European Universities Football Championship from July 23 to 30. EUC 2017 Football Organizing Committee Secretary General Mr Nuno Loureiro organized a meeting with EUSA Sports Manager Mr Besim Aliti and FADU President Mr Daniel Monteiro where they discussed all organizational details of the Championship and discussed on readiness of certain organizational areas.