27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Directorate for Sports Projects takes part in Get a Child Ready for School event
30.08.2014  14:45 articles.open_video Photo

Republic Day for the Executive Directorate for Sports Projects was marked with the participation in the republic-wide event, titled 'Get a Child Ready for School'. This day the Kazan 2015 OC visited the block area in Parina Street to hand out new school bags containing basic back-to-school supplies to first graders living in the neighbourhood. The ceremony took place as part of the grand opening of an improved block area, which was attended by President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov. Chief of Staff and Deputy Director General of the Executive Directorate for Sports Projects Yana Khusainova was also present at the event and congratulated kids on Knowledge Day.

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Kazan volunteers begin work at World Judo Championships
22.08.2014  17:57

Based on their contributions to hosting sporting events in the spring-summer 2014, ten Kazan volunteers were selected by the Executive Directorate for Sports Projects to undergo internship at the 2014 edition of the World Judo Championships that kick off in Chelyabinsk, the capital of the Southern Urals, on August 25. For the first time ever, the international tournament in this sport will be held in Russia.

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Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships: Dragon boat racing events headline closing day
18.08.2014  22:42 articles.open_video Photo

Final heats took place at the Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships which takes place at the Rowing Centre, Kazan.

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Kazan Arena Stadium hosts first football match
17.08.2014  19:35 articles.open_video Photo

Rubin KAZAN and Lokomotiv MOSCOW met in the first football match ever held at the Kazan Arena Stadium, which had been built for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Shortly before the match, Russia's Minister of Sport Vitaly Mutko and President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov unveiled the symbolic stele showing the stadium's status as a 2018 World Cup host venue.

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Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships: Day 4 concludes
16.08.2014  23:00 articles.open_video Photo

The fourth day of the Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships ended today in Kazan.

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Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships: Ten more medal events contested
16.08.2014  13:52 articles.open_video Photo

The Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships continue at the Rowing Centre, Kazan.

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Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships: First medals awarded
15.08.2014  18:02 articles.open_video Photo

Winners of the first sets of medals were determined on Day 3 of the Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships in Kazan.

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Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships: Preliminary heats conсlude on Day 2
14.08.2014  15:28 articles.open_video Photo

Canoe and kayak semifinals wrapped up on the second competition day of the Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships in Kazan.

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Russian Canoe Sprint Championships begin in Kazan
13.08.2014  18:13 articles.open_video Photo

The opening ceremony and first preliminary rounds took place in the Rowing Centre, Kazan.

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Russian Canoe Sprint Championships to be held in Kazan on August 12-18
12.08.2014  15:26

The Russian Canoe Sprint Championships will take place at the Rowing Centre and include the nation's top rowers aged 19 and under. Up to 300 athletes representing 15 regions of the country will compete in 83 medal events. The tournament kicks off on August 13.

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