27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Cirque du Soleil: Top-level volunteering experience
06.08.2010  18:58

Eduard Safin, Tatarstan Public Chamber member and person responsible for volunteer recruitment told to kazan2013.com about preparation of the Kazan volunteers for the work in the world-wide known Cirque du Soleil project

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Anatoly Karpov: I would be for chess in the Universiade programme
05.08.2010  18:31

Chess legend Anatoly Kramnik visited Naberezhny Chelny where he became a special guest at the X International Children's Chess Tournament with Avtodorstroy's prize fund. The twelfth world champion gave an exclusive interview to kazan2013.com

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Alexander Kurynov: Legendary victory over Iron Tommy
04.08.2010  18:14

Story about Alexander Kurynov, oustanding educatee of the Kazan weightlifting school, world champion, Rome Olympic Games winner

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George Killian: The Olympic Games as well as the Universiades shape national leaders
04.08.2010  00:50

Last weekend FISU President George E. Killian visited the capital of Tatarstan

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Andrey Afanasyev: It seemed to me the Universiades had a more festive atmosphere than the Olympics
03.08.2010  16:28

30 year ago the XXII Olympic Games ended in Moscow in which Tatarstan referee Andrey Alexandrovich Afanasyev had worked

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Nailya Gilyazova: I pitied the Olympic Bear Cub
02.08.2010  08:20

On August 3, 1980 the XXII Summer Olympic Games closing ceremony took place. One of the participants of the sporting event from Tatarstan was Nailya Gilyazova, the Best Tatarstan Athlete of the XX Century title holder

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Valentina Nikonova: Tatarstan's Olympic triumph
27.07.2010  21:31

Story about Valentina Nikonova, oustanding Tatarstan athlete, 1976 Montreal Olympic champion

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Vladimir Leonov: FISU delegates express their high opinion of us
22.07.2010  18:15

Interview with Director General of the Kazan 2013 Executive Committee Vladimir Leonov

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Kirill Petrov: 20 is the very beginning of a hockey career
16.07.2010  16:37

This summer Ak Bars forward Kirill Petrov headed to the preseason training camp in Ottawa, Canada

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Andrey Kupriyanov: A referee should not take his lead from players
11.07.2010  00:23

The referee team at the European Beach Volleyball Championship was made of 12 referees two of which are from Kazan

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