27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Larisa Sulima: The 2013 Summer Universiade brings together and inspires
07.01.2012  13:03

On the first days of the year 2012, kazan2013.com continues publishing a series of interviews with the executives of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directrorate where they not only summarise the work undertaken in the run up to the 27th World University Summer Games but also give glimpse into plans for the coming year. Here we present you an interview with Larisa Sulima, Chief of Staff of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate, a person responsible for the 2013 Summer Universiade HR training, including volunteer coordination, and cooperation with the educational community and non-profit organisations

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Cultural Universiade: From idea to implementation
28.12.2011  21:12

We proceed with the series of interviews in which managerial staff of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate review the results of the year 2011 and speak about future plans in the preparation for the 27th World University Summer Games in the upcoming year 2012. In the interview below Deputy Director General of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate presents the year-end accomplishments of the Cultural Universiade

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Comfortable transportation services will be provided to visitors and athletes of 2013 Universiade
23.12.2011  10:44

In order to give its readers a glimpse into preparation progress of the 27th World University Games, kazan2013.com launches a series of interviews with executives of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate. The interviews will be focused on year-end results of 2011 and key plans for 2012. And the first one to talk about milestones achieved in the preceding year is Azat Galiakhmetov, Deputy Director General of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate, responsible for implementing the transportation plan for the 2013 Summer Universiade

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Evgeny Sivozhelez: I earned an Olympic berth after my triumph at the Universiade
04.12.2011  19:17

The 2011 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup came to an end on December 4 in Japan. Team Russia won gold in the competition that gathered a total of 12 teams. The national squad guided by VC Zenit's head coach Vladimir Alekno had five players of the Kazan volleyball club on its roster: Nikolay Apalikov, Alexander Volkov, Maksim Mikhailov, Alexey Obmochaev and Evgeny Sivozhelez

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Sports university pro-rectors discuss future of sports and physical education
21.11.2011  14:38

The meeting of pro-rectors of educational work of Russia's sports higher education institutions took place in the Tennis Academy on November 20. The event organised by the Volga Region State Academy of Physical Culture, Sports and Tourism assembled leading specialists of 14 universities and academies of the Russian Federation to discuss physical education devemopment in Russia

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Sergey Shakhray: Our main rival for the right to be included in the Kazan 2013 programme was koresh
08.11.2011  19:21

The Tatarstan Badminton Championship ended in the Kazan Tennis Academy on November 6. Among honorary guests attending the closing ceremony were Sergey Shakhray, Chief of Staff the Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation, graciously obliged to give an exclusive interview to kazan2013.com

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Kazan gets its own 'GuGol'
14.10.2011  20:29

The duo of newbies in the UNICS basketball team Dmitry Golovin and Petr Gubanov stopped an inch from a triumph that could gladden Kazan fans

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Igor Sivov: The FISU Flag Relay is just the beginning!
11.09.2011  19:02

After the FISU Flag Relay kicked off in Kazan on August 30, it already passed through five cities of the Volga Federal District. How is the FISU Flag Relay programme being implemented, what is the general level of enthusiasm and interest of students greeting the flag, what results will the Universiade Directorate's partnership with regions bring? Igor Sivov, Deputy Director of the Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate, answered these and other questions in his interview to kazan2013.com

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Mamson: I will gladly visit the Universiade in 2013
10.09.2011  21:17

Day 2 of the Dance As U Are International Dance Marathon is in progress. Russian dance enthusiasts saw the world's best dancers in flesh. Modern dance gurus talk to their young colleagues on equal terms, take a vivid interest in the life of Kazan

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God speed, UNICS!
29.07.2011  03:00

Today, kazan2013.com have done an exclusive interview with Evgeny Pashutin, the UNICS BC head coach, who is working at the moment with Russia's national student team at the club's training ground in Vasilyevo

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