Every day at European Universities Games (EUG) all the participants and visitors have a chance to visit rich program at the Social Hub in the University Sports Complex and today we had a chance to listen to ENAcT project workshope and take part in two really interesting workshops.
European University Sports Association (EUSA) and the President Adam Roczek organized the reception to welcome all the members of EUSA family, National University Sports Association representatives and all the partners of Organizing Committee.
United Nations in 2015 set the list of 17 Sustainable Development Goals with the purpose to raise the quality of life in general. Sustainable Development Goals workshops was held on Monday, July 16 where ENGSO Youth representatives explained that the role of sport is to play and an important role in achieving them.
European Universities Games 2018 (EUG 2018) are officially opened! University of Coimbra, one of the oldest universities in the world included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage, in the next 14 days will be the home of University sport in Europe. Official opening ceremony was held at the plato of the University with the presence of the highest authorities of the Republic of Portugal, City of Coimbra and European University Sports Association (EUSA), as well as the European Commission and other organisations and institutions.
Number of teams on the European Universities Games 2018 is increasing everyday and today we have athletes from three more competitions – 3x3 basketball, para table tennis and rowing. Representatives from all teams were introduced with the rules and regulations and the draw was made.
Fascinations with the athletes stories is always an inspiration for all of us to try to organize the best experience for everyone. A picture is worth a thousand words, so we look forward to getting your stories, your inspirations, your favourite moments related to university sport. This is how and why #MyEUSA campaign was born.
Finally that day has arrived. Teams are on the court, athmosphere in the University stadium complex is something that we waited since the conclusion of European Universities Games in Zagreb and Rijeka. First day of the competition we had the chance to see badminton, table tennis, handball and volleyball teams from all over Europe. Saturday July 14, was reserved also for the General Technical Meeting of the Tennis tournament where we have total of 36 teams (20 men and 16 women) competing for the title of European university tennis champions. Representatives of all Universities were introduced with the rules and regulations, as well as all the necessary information, and the official draws were made.