European Universities Games Zagreb – Rijeka 2016

European Universities Games Zagreb – Rijeka 2016

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Zagreb - Rijeka

European Universities Games Zagreb – Rijeka 2016. (EUG) are the largest multi-sport event in the European university sport in 2016. They are held from July 12th to 25th in the cities of Zagreb and Rijeka, where it is expected about 5,700 participants from more than 400 universities and 41 European countries.

At the Games, the competitions will take place in 21 sports and two sports for people with disabilities. This will be the first time in academic sports to have sports for people with disabilities included in the main programme of the Games which makes Croatia the first host country that emphasizes inclusion.

Rijeka will held competitions in the following sports: basketball 3x3, handball, judo, swimming, para swimming, taekwondo and waterpolo, while in Zagreb there will be held competitions in: badminton, basketball, beach volleyball, bridge, chess, football, futsal, golf, karate, rowing, rugby 7's, sport climbing, table tennis, para table tennis, tennis and volleyball.