Delegations visit Naples

By |2018-11-28T13:07:52+00:00November 28th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

A two-day visit by delegations from the some of the countries that will be competing in next year's sports event in the city will be completed today. Delegations of France, Grait Britain, China and Lithuania have visited venues in Naples, such as San Paolo stadium, Scandone swimming pool and Palabarbuto and the ones of [...]

Coordination booth at Palazzo Santa Lucia

By |2018-11-27T14:17:04+00:00November 23rd, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

The coordination booth for Naples 2019 was held this morning, at Palazzo Santa Lucia, Campania Region’s headquarters: Commissioner Gianluca Basile has met mayors and representatives of the stakeholders interested in the presence of Raffaele Cantone, Anac president, Oleg Matytsin Fisu president, Lorenzo Lentini, head of Cusi, Sergio Roncelli, Campania president, and Fulvio Bonvitcola, the [...]

Two agreements signed

By |2018-11-12T12:07:25+00:00November 9th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

Extraordinary Commissioner Gianluca Basile has signed two agreements with Salerno University. The first one concern the use of the University of Salerno's student residences and dining hall during the Games. The signing was attended by Domenico Apicella, president of the Campania Region Agency for the Right to University Study (ADISURC), CUSI President Lorenzo Lentini, ADISURC [...]

Federations give support

By |2018-10-25T15:00:14+00:00October 24th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

The planning commission for the 2019 Universiade World University Games has reached an agreement with sports federations, and work on the operative phase of sporting events is set to begin in November. The news came following a meeting on Wednesday at the Palazzo delle Federazioni building in Rome, which was attended by all of [...]

First visit inside the Athletes’ Village

By |2018-10-20T11:24:19+00:00October 19th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

FISU Summer Universiade Director Marc Vandenplas toured the MSC Opera cruise ship on Friday as part of an inspection for the athletes' village at the 2019 Universiade World University Games in Naples in July, and said, with a few changes, the ship "will be perfect" for hosting 2,000 athletes. "We will be able to [...]

Agreement signed with port authority

By |2018-10-15T22:19:12+00:00October 15th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

The commissioner for the 2019 Universiade World University Games, Gianluca Basile, on Monday signed an agreement with the president of the Central Tyrrhenian Port Authority, Pietro Spirito. The Port of Naples will be one of the main logistical bases for the mid-July event, and is set to host about 4,000 athletes on two cruise [...]

Roundtable on medical area

By |2018-10-11T14:06:57+00:00October 11th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

The organization of the medical area of the 2019 Summer Universiade in Naples was the focus of a roundtable discussion held on Wednesday. The discussion was held in the offices of Special Commissioner Gianluca Basile in Naples. The pillars of the healthcare area will be the regional government with its local healthcare authorities and [...]

FISU gives definitive OK

By |2018-10-01T15:44:06+00:00September 30th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

The International University Sports Federation (FISU), at its Executive Committee Meeting at the weekend in Lausanne, Switzerland, gave its definitive approval for the 2019 Universiade World University Games to be held in Naples in July. The organising committee said FISU acknowledged the progress that has been made in planning the event, which will comprise [...]

IDUS 2018 at Napoli 2019

By |2018-09-20T20:05:10+00:00September 20th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

Two events to honor an important date, two  occasions to create expectation for next summer Universiade. Napoli 2019 has given its contribution to celebrate “International day of university sport” with a couple of sport momentum in the university venues of Napoli and Salerno with more than 300 sport students. Proclaimed by Unesco,  20th September [...]

First confirmations from 50 countries

By |2018-09-17T15:23:42+00:00September 17th, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

About 50 countries so far have expressed their intent to participate in the 2019 Universiade World University Games in Naples, by responding to an invitation letter sent by the Games' organising committee, the commissioner's office said on Monday. It sent invitation letters on September 3 to 202 countries. Countries that have responded they plan [...]