The National Summer Universiade 2013 - the biggest sporting event for students will be launched today. Competitors from fifteen Universities from our country are going to participate in it. The event is organized by the Association for University Sport "Akademik" and it will be held in "Kamchiya" Sanatorium and Health Complex from 22nd to 27th August 2013.
Representatives of the higher schools will compete in seven types of sports: basketball, beach volleyball, beach football, tennis, table tennis, swimming and relay race. Our boys and girls will compete with representatives of the Universities of Sofia, Veliko Tarnovo, Ruse, Shumen and Varna in the disciplines tennis, table tennis, beach volleyball and swimming.
Due to the the extreme importance of university sports in Bulgaria, a round table will be organized at the initiative of the President of AUS "Akademik"on 25th and 26th August, in which representatives of the state authorities and the academic society are going to take part. Participants at the round table will be also deputy ministers and Presidents of committees related to the issues of youth and sports, as well as representatives of 27 Universities in the country.
The official opening of the National Summer Universiade Kamchiya 2013 is today, 22nd August, at 8:00 pm.