27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

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Kazan volunteers begin work at World Judo Championships

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.

Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships: Dragon boat racing events h...
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Final heats took place at the Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships which takes place at the Rowing Centre, Kazan.

Kazan Arena Stadium hosts first football match
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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.

Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships: Day 4 concludes
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The fourth day of the Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships ended today in Kazan.

Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships: Ten more medal events conte...
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The Russian U19 Canoe Sprint Championships continue at the Rowing Centre, Kazan.

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Vladimir Putin
President of Russia

We did everything possible to ensure that the participants in this celebration of sport feel at home and can withs...


Rustam Minnikhanov
President of the Republic o...

The Universiade was a school for us, where we have been learning. The Universiade project has been successful...


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19,970 people made up the Kazan 2013 volunteer team, including representatives of 29 volunteer centres from 37 regions across Russia and 38 countries across the world.

Weather in Kazan

+14 °C showers

Wind: south, 4.02 m/s
Humidity: 82.0%