27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Radel Kashefrazov: Victory at the Universiade is my highest achievement
14.07.2013  17:00

After victory in men’s final of relay 4х400 meters of the athletics tournament at the 27th Summer Universiade Kazan 2013 the silver medallist of the European championship among juniors 2011 and the 2013 European team championship Radel Kashefrazov shared his impressions.

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Daria Danilina is pleasantly surprised by the organization of the Summer Universiade 2013
14.07.2013  15:35

On July 14, a press conference by the organizers of the 27th Summer Universiade and members of the Russian team took place in the Main Media Centre

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Mahlangu Nomsa: The best young athletes from South Africa are at the Universiade now
14.07.2013  12:40

The head of the delegation of South Africa Mahlangu Nomsa said how South African athletes feel about the Universiade and what the similarities and differences between South Africa and the Republic of Tatarstan.

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Sebastian Martos Roa: Even Russians were glad about my medal!
14.07.2013  11:34

Silver medallist in the men’s 3000 m steeplechase Sebastian Martos Roa talked about how he succeeded to win the only medal for the Spanish national team so far at the Universiade and about how competitions in Kazan will help him at the upcoming IAAF World Championships in Moscow.

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Aitor Canibe Sanchez: The purpose of Spain at the Universiade is to train young athletes
14.07.2013  11:11

The head of the Spanish national delegation Canibe Aitor Sanchez told what useful things the team can learn from the Universiade for the upcoming FINA World Championships in Barcelona and also told about plans of Spanish athletes in Kazan.

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Coach Arnd Ludwig: Every athlete dreams of getting to the Universiade
13.07.2013  19:45

The representatives of the Canadian women’s volleyball team, captain Richey Kyla Elizabeth and coach Arnd Ludwig explained why they decided to interest themselves in volleyball and told what important place the Universiade takes in their lives.

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Evgeny Bozhenkov: Ukraine’s would be happy with fifth place on the medal table
13.07.2013  16:49

The head of the Ukrainian delegation, Chairman of the Physical Education and Sport Committee in Ukraine’s Ministry of Education and Science, Evgeny Bozhenkov, shared his experiences and expectations for the rest of the Universiade.

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Runner Mzazi: The gold medal of the Universiade was necessary to my friends, my country and me
13.07.2013  16:12

The gold medalist in the half marathon Sibabalwe Gladwin Mzazi from South Africa told about his impressions of the competitions, shared his plans for the future and told about the qualities the athlete should possess.

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Coach Wing Sang Kwan: We have learnt a lot of new things about Russia
13.07.2013  11:00

The volleyball player Pui Yiu Kwok and the coach Wing Sang Kwan, the representatives of the volleyball team from Hong Kong, told about the preparation for the Universiade and the impressions of Kazan.

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Sean Ryan: This is my first big international competition
12.07.2013  22:44

Sean Ryan, gold medallist from the United States, after the 1,500 metre freestyle competition shared his impressions of the event.

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