Following last year's success when our University became a Football Champion at the greatest student sports event in the city of Varna, this year's XV Anniversary Varna Universiade, which was held from 1st to 12thApril finished with a Swimming Championship title for MU - Varna. In the overall ranking Varna Medical University took the prestigious second place - after the University of Economics.
Nearly 130 students from the Bulgarian and English language training programmes at MU - Varna took part at the fifteenth in a row sports event, organized by the Municipality of Varna and the sports sectors at the five higher schools in Varna. They competed in nine sports disciplines. Once again this year the medics have won the Bowling Championship Title, and added the first place in the Chess Tournament to their championship assets. Moreover, our sportsmen have won the first place in the Team Tennis Tournament. A stroke of good luck was all that the guys from our football team needed, who at the semifinals against the University of Economics finished 0-0, after which the match score was resolved by penalty shootouts - 6:5, in favor of the economists.