The Universiade or the World University Games are an international multi-sport event organised for university athletes by the International University Sports Federation (FISU) since 1923.
The Games were held for the first time in our country in Moscow in 1973.
Recognized by the world sports community as the best in the history of the Games
40 years later the World University Games were hosted by Kazan. The 2013 Summer Universiade was the first high-profile multi-sport event in the history of modern Russia.