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University sports - 11 Apr 2019 - Bidding
A delegation from the Russian city of Ekaterinburg led by Evgeny Kuyvashev, Governor of the Sverdlovsk region, visited the FISU offices in Lausanne, to bolster their bid to host the Summer Universiade in 2023.
Handball - 29 Jan 2018 - Bidding
The Danish Handball Association (DHF) and the Swiss Handball Federation (SHV) are proud to announce their joint bid for the EHF EURO 2022/2024.
Handball - 30 Jan 2017 - Bidding
Denmark, Norway and Sweden join in hosting the IHF Women’s World Championships 2023. IHF just announced the awarding of the championship during the Men’s World Championships in France.
Cycling - 30 Jan 2017 - Bidding
In 2019, the world's best cyclo-cross riders will be racing for medals in Denmark at the island of Fyn in the city of Bogense. That is sure after this weekend’s World Championships in Luxembourg. Here, the Union Cycliste Internationale announced Denmark as host for the World Championships in 2019 and the World Cup in 2017.
Business - 18 Jan 2017 - Bidding
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention today launched its bid city application process for the 2019 and 2020 Conventions. Potential bid cities are invited to submit their ideas and proposal by Wednesday, 1 March 2017.
Business - 15 Sep 2016 - Events
Lausanne – Switzerland, September 14th, 2016 – The third edition of the Smart Cities & Sport Summit – organised in Lausanne on October 10-12 – will gather more International Federations (IFs) than ever before!
Multi-sport games - 15 Sep 2016 - Bidding
The European Sports Federation members of the European Championships Board are pleased to announce the start of the host venue selection process for the 2022 edition of the multi-sport event.
Cycling - 22 Jun 2016 - Bidding
Copenhagen has been named the best cycling city in the world, Denmark has a unique cycling culture and the Danes are passionate about the Tour de France. Therefore, Denmark is a natural choice as a future venue for the Tour de France Grand Départ. That was the message when Denmark today presented their bid for a Tour de France start to the ASO in Paris.
Sailing - 07 Jun 2016 - Bidding
World Sailing is inviting Host Cities to bid for the 2017 and 2018 editions of the Annual Conference, the most important gathering of World Sailing's decision makers.
University sports - 01 Jun 2016 - Bidding
Lausanne; 31 May 2016: The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has awarded the hosting rights for the 2019 Summer Universiade to the city of Naples, in Italy
University sports - 07 Mar 2016 - Bidding
Lucerne in Switzerland will stage the 30th Winter Universiade in 2021 after the International University Sports Federation (FISU) awarded the hosting rights to the city during its Executive Committee meeting in Brussels from 4-5 March.
Volleyball - 01 Feb 2016 - Bidding
The FIVB has launched the bid process to select the city that will host the FIVB Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship in October 2016 and a dedicated webpage with information on future hosting opportunities
Business - 10 Dec 2015 - Bidding
With Lausanne recently confirmed as the location for the next SportAccord Convention, set to take place 17-22 April 2016, the organisation has now officially opened the application process for future host cities of the Convention in 2017 and 2018.
Orienteering - 09 Nov 2015 - Bidding
The World Orienteering Championships is the most prestigious event within the orienteering sports community. The 2015 World Orienteering Championships in Inverness, Scotland attracted nearly 400 competitors from 51 nations.
Athletics - 22 Oct 2015 - Bidding
European Athletics is pleased to announce that it has received 73 declarations of interest from 26 Member Federations to organise its 19 sporting and non-sporting events between 2017-2022.
Swimming - 12 Oct 2015 - Bidding
In the wake of the success of the organization of the LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships in 2013, the Danish Swimming Federation together with Sport Event Denmark and Wonderful Copenhagen now look forward to hosting once again in 2017. Denmark was up against the strong nations Poland and Italy.
Athletics - 12 Oct 2015 - Bidding
Running for a better world Friday, 5K road race for friends and families Saturday and finally the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships for elite and recreational runners Sunday. Copenhagen wants to develop the IAAF World Half Marathon Championships from a one-day event to a three-day IAAF Running Festival with activities for everyone.
07 Oct 2015 - Events
International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice President and Executive Board Member Sir Craig Reedie says HOST CITY 2015, the leading EU-based meeting of Cities and Sports, Business and Cultural Events, will enable participants to maximise the potential of a buoyant events market and equip bidding cities with the tools needed to succeed through innovation.
Basketball - 11 Aug 2015 - Bidding
The successful bid of China for the 2019 FIBA Men’s Basketball World Cup concluded a very busy and highly successful three weeks for TSE Consulting, leading to the firm looking forward to further expansion in Asia.
Orienteering - 06 Aug 2015 - Bidding
Denmark will host the 2018 World Masters Orienteering Championships. The event was awarded to Denmark today by the International Orienteering Federation, IOF. In the final race for the championships Denmark was up against Slovakia.
Olympics - 31 Jul 2015 - Events
Kuala Lumpur, July 31st, 2015 – It’s done! After two years of campaigning which ended with a spectacular final presentation this morning in front of the IOC, today Lausanne won the right to organize the Olympic Games, exactly 100 years after the establishment of the IOC in the City. The result represents a “great opportunity for Swiss sport” according to Federal Counselor Ueli Maurer, who was present in Kuala Lumpur where the decision was made.
Action sports - 16 Jul 2015 - Events
With a presence in Europe and Asia, FISE footprint will continue to grow on an international scale from 2016, and extend its position as one of the leaders in the Action Sports event industry.
Swimming - 30 Jun 2015 - Bidding
Potential bidders to the organisation of the FINA World Championships and FINA World Masters Championships in 2021 and 2023 gathered today in Lausanne (SUI) for an information meeting on the bidding procedure for these two events.
Beach volleyball - 18 Jun 2015 - Bidding
Lausanne, Switzerland, June 15, 2015 - The International Volleyball Federation has launched the bidding process for the 2017 edition of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships. The new bidding process has been set up as part of the FIVB's ongoing commitment to promote innovation, transparency and good governance.
Table tennis - 10 Jun 2015 - Bidding
The bidding process for the world's biggest table tennis event, the World Table Tennis Championships is now opened for 2019.
Swimming - 04 Jun 2015 - Bidding
As FINA prepares for another record-breaking World Championships in Kazan, Russia, world-class cities from 7 countries across 4 continents have expressed a strong interest in hosting the 2021 and 2023 World Championships.
Olympics - 28 May 2015 - Bidding
Less than two months before the decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the bid of Lausanne for the 2020 Youth Olympic Games launches a new and ambitious project: a youth council consisting of Swiss elite athletes as well as students and young professionals from the region eager to contribute to the future of sport in their community and in their country.
15 May 2015 - Bidding
Ireland is underachieving in its sport tourism potential despite having the capacity to be a major global player, the Shannon Group European Sport Tourism Summit in Limerick heard yesterday.
Swimming - 08 May 2015 - Bidding
Denmark bids for the LEN Short Course Championships 2017 with an impressive bid based upon a solid success in 2013 where Denmark played host to the event. In 2017 Copenhagen will stage the event in a brand new, state of art Multi Arena. Members of the LEN Executive have just visited Copenhagen and are very positive about the bid.
University sports - 11 Mar 2015 - Bidding
BUCHAREST – Today, 10 March, Romania officially applied to host the 2021 Summer Universiade. A press conference formalizing the bid was held at 17h00 in the Aula Magna of the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest in the presence of Romanian President Klaus Johannis, FISU Secretary General/CEO Eric Saintrond, as well as representatives of the Romanian University Sports Association and the Association Vasile Tomoiagă.
Business - 03 Mar 2015 - Events
Switzerland: March 3, 2015 – Surfing on the success of the last edition in 2014, the World Union of Olympic Cities is pleased to announce the second edition of the "Smart Cities & Sport Summit" which will be held on 12-14 October this year in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Multi-sport games - 23 Jan 2015 - Bidding
The World Games 2021 will take place in Birmingham/Alabama/USA. This decision was announced by José Perurena, President of the International World Games Association, at noon on Thursday, 22 January 2015, at a press conference in the Mövenpick Hotel in Lausanne.
Multi-sport games - 16 Jan 2015 - Bidding
Birmingham (USA), Lima (Peru) and Ufa (Russia) have applied to the International World Games Association (IWGA) to host the 11th edition of our multi-sport event in 2021. At a Press Conference in Lausanne at 11:15 on Thursday 22 January, the International World Games Association will announce the name of the Host City for The World Games 2021.
Athletics - 18 Nov 2014 - Bidding
Monaco – The announcement of the host city for the 2019 IAAF World Championships will be streamed live on the IAAF YouTube channel between 1200-1330 on Tuesday (18).
Business - 22 Oct 2014 - Bidding
Host City: Bid to Win, a conference which will be held at the St James’ Court, A Taj Hotel, London on 28 October 2014, is set to bring together experts and decision makers to explore the challenges and benefits of bidding for major global events.
Multi-sport games - 14 Oct 2014 - Bidding
Edmonton 2022 is excited to announce Glenroy Gilbert as Head, Athletes Commission.
University sports - 24 Sep 2014 - Bidding
LAUSANNE - FISU is pleased to announce that the bidding procedure for the 2018 FISU World University Championships is officially launched.
Handball - 22 Sep 2014 - Bidding
Today (20 September) EHF awarded the Women’s EHF EURO2020 to Denmark and Norway at their Congress in Dublin to be staged in December 2020.
University sports - 03 Sep 2014 - Bidding
LAUSANNE - FISU is pleased to announce that it is officially launching the bidding procedure for the 2021 Winter and Summer Universiades.
Archery - 18 Jul 2014 - Bidding
Archery’s two most important independent events will stop for fixtures in the Mexican capital as the sport’s popularity continues to rise in the Americas.
Volleyball - 11 Jul 2014 - Bidding
Lausanne, Switzerland, July 11, 2014 – The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) is pleased to announce that the terms and conditions for organisations interested in staging an FIVB Beach Volleyball event are now available.
Multi-sport games - 24 Jun 2014 - Bidding
The City of Edmonton has appointed TSE Consulting as lead consultants in its bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Air sports - 06 Jun 2014 - Bidding
Lausanne, Switzerland, 6 June 2014 – The FAI announced today that the 2015 edition of the FAI World Air Games has been awarded to the United Arab Emirates and will be held in Dubai. This multi-discipline event will be organised by the Emirates Aerosports Federation and will take place over a period of 12 days in December 2015. It is the only world competition that brings together the various different air sports.
Ice hockey - 21 May 2014 - Bidding
The 2018 IIHF World Championship will be marking a first for Denmark as host for the Men’s World Championship and will open new opportunities for the development of hockey and expansion of the World Championships to new host countries in the future.
Olympics - 17 Sep 2013 - Bidding
Tokyo, 17 September 2013 – A distinguished delegation from the Tokyo 2020 Bid Committee today visited Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the Bid’s Supreme Advisor, to express appreciation for the government’s unequivocal support, which was instrumental in Tokyo being selected by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as Host City for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Olympics - 08 Sep 2013 - Bidding
Buenos Aires, 7 September 2013 –The Tokyo 2020 Press Office issues the following statements following the announcement that Tokyo has been selected as the host city for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad.
Olympics - 08 Sep 2013 - Bidding
Buenos Aires; 07 September 2013: Bid Chairman, Hasan Arat, today expressed his pride in the way that Istanbul 2020 has united the country following the election of Tokyo as the Host City of the 2020 Games.