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 [...]

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 [...]

ANAC gave its consent for the second cruise ship tender

By |2018-08-24T13:16:14+00:00August 23rd, 2018|News, news_EN, Top Home|

ANAC gave its consent to ARU to make a tender for the second cruise ship that will dock at Napoli’s port to host almost 2000 athletes of the Summer Universiade Napoli 2019. As ARU (Regional University Agency) makes clear, the tender will be soon published on their website and on newspapers, as a legal [...]

First meeting of the Direction Cabinet: action plan approved

By |2018-08-09T12:50:24+00:00August 8th, 2018|News, news_EN|

The first meeting of the Direction cabinet for the 2019 Universiade took place this morning at "De Sanctis" room of Palazzo Santa Lucia. The event, which will be attended by university students from 170 countries, will include competitions of 18 sports from 3rd to 14th July 2019 and estimate the arrival of over 8000 [...]