Gwangju a great host city with sights on future: FISU president

Gwangju is a great place to host the 28th edition of the Summer Universiade -- the largest international sporting event after the Summer Olympics -- which is set to unite the world’s youth, said International University Sports Fe...

S. Korea vigilant against N. Korea's provocation during Universiade

South Korea's top military officer warned Monday about a possible North Korean provocation with the Summer Universiade just around the corner.  "Given North Korea's decision not to join the event, there could be the possibility ...

S. Korea launches quest for big medal haul at Universiade

South Korea on Thursday began its quest for a major medal haul at the upcoming Summer Universiade at home, with eyes on a top-three finish in the medal standings.The South Korean delegation held its launch ceremony at Olympic Park...

S. Korean Universiade delegation sets up measures to battle MERS

The South Korean delegation to the upcoming Summer Universiade on home soil has set up safety measures to fight Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, its top official said Thursday.You Byong-jin, president of the Korea University Spor...