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07.07.2013  03:11 Summer Universiade opens in Kazan

The Flame of the 27th Summer Universiade was lit above the Kazan Arena Stadium and this can mean only one thing – the Summer Universiade 2013, after five years of preparations by Kazan, is now open. The ceremony opening the Games was indeed grand. The show held 45,000 people breathless at the Kazan Arena Stadium for several hours.


07.07.2013  02:44 Summer Universiade Flame lit in Kazan Arena

The Flame of the 27th Summer Universiade was lit at the Kazan Arena Stadium during the Games Opening Ceremony. The lighting ceremony was the concluding stage of the Universiade Torch Relay, which lasted 359 days.


05.07.2013  19:11 Universiade Flame arrives in Kazan

A large-scale project of the Summer Universiade 2013, the Torch Relay, is coming to an end. The main symbol of the 27th World University Games has arrived in Kazan!


02.07.2013  10:13 Universiade Flame lit in hearts of inhabitants of Alekseevskoe, Bazarnye Mataki and Bolgar

On the first day of July, the main symbol of the World University Games came to three municipal districts of the Republic of Tatarstan. The residents of Alekseevskoe, Bazarnye Mataki and Bolgar greeted the Universiade Flame with great applause. A total of 63 Torchbearers carried the Flame of the World University Games through the streets of the three towns.


30.06.2013  22:39 Universiade Torch Relay passes through Tyulyachi and Laishevo

On June 30, the Torch Relay route in Tatarstan took the Universiade Flame to Tyulyachi and Laishevo.


30.06.2013  10:39 Universiade Flame travels through Bolshaya Atnya, Vysokaya Gora and Pestretsy

On 29 June, the main symbol of the Universiade, which has already travelled through more than half of Tatarstan's districts, brought joy to the residents of three towns – Bolshaya Atnya, Vysokaya Gora and Pestretsy.


29.06.2013  09:00 Kukmor, Bogatye Saby, Baltasi, and Arsk host Universiade Torch Relay

On June 28, a total of four municipal districts of the Republic of Tatarstan took part in the Torch Relay of the 27th Summer Universiade: the residents of Kukmor, Bogatye Saby, Baltasi and Arsk met the main symbol of the Summer Universiade.


28.06.2013  10:59 Universiade Flame arrives in Naberezhnye Chelny under scarlet sails

On Russian Youth Day, 27 June, the main symbol of the World University Games visited Naberezhnye Chelny. The Universiade Torch Relay finished on the embankment of the Kama River, where the Torch arrived from the river's aquatic area on a yacht under scarlet sails.


27.06.2013  11:40 Universiade Flame greeted in Chistopol, Rybnaya Sloboda and Mamadysh

On June 26, the main symbol of the World University Games was greeted by a number of towns on the route of the Torch Relay in Tatarstan - Chistopol, Rybnaya Sloboda and Mamadysh.


26.06.2013  07:54 Universiade Flame continues its march through Tatarstan

On June 25, the main symbol of the World University Games visited four towns in the Republic of Tatarstan: Novosheshminsk, Cheremshan, Aksubaevo and Nurlat. Thousands of residents of these settlements welcomed the Universiade Flame on the path of the Torch Relay. A total of 72 Torchbearers carried the main symbol of the World University Games in the streets of the towns of Tatarstan.