The pinnacle of world university sport approaches with today marking one month until the opening ceremony of the 29th Summer Universiade to be held in Taipei, Taiwan.
Michael Merceica from The University of Queensland is preparing for his third appearance at the World University Games after claiming a national title earlier in the year.
Benjamin Treffers has been targeting the Summer Universiade in August since the beginning of the year as a major stepping-stone towards his main goal in 2018, making the Commonwealth Games team and defending his 50m backstroke title.
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The volleyball squad to represent the Australian Uniroos at the 29th Summer Universiade in Taipei has been selected as the team looks to improve on results in Gwangju two years ago.
An Olympian and a host of fresh faces have been chosen in the taekwondo team representing Australia at the 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade.
With the 29th Summer Universiade (also known as the World University Games) two months away, the 12-man team for the Emerging Boomers has been confirmed, following the announcement of the women’s team last month (see below).
Twelve of Australia's best student basketballers from US colleges and Australian universities will unite in green and gold as the Australian Emerging Opals team finalised for the 29th Summer Universiade in Chinese Taipei this August.
Long-term partner Kukri has renewed their partnership with Australian University Sport (AUS) and the Australian Uniroos, set to take on the world at the 2017 Summer Universiade in Chinese Taipei.
Commonwealth Games gold medallists Leiston Pickett and Ben Treffers are among a 19-strong Australian swim team named today for the 2017 World University Games, the Summer Universiade, in Taipei City, Taiwan from August 19-30.
The rising stars of Australian athletics, including four debutants from last year’s Olympic Games, will compete at the 29th Summer Universiade this August, with Athletics Australia today confirming the track and field team bound for Taipei.
Liz Brett re-appointed Chef de Mission, preliminary athletics team named and a look back at Gwangju all in the opening edition of the Uniroos News for 2017!
Swimming Australia recently announced it is partnering with Australian universities to help bolster their high performance program after the Australian Sport Commission announced their funding allocations for Olympic sports until the end of the financial year.
The Australian Team of Joshua Briant, Patrick Crisp, Harrison Harber, Sarah Lochner, Trent Nelson-Cranfield and Jessica Schmidt have returned from a very successful 2016 World University Waterski Championships in Akita Japan.
Australian Rugby 7s captain Conor Mitchell was immensely proud after his last-gasp score ensured Australia won their first World University Championship title as they edged Great Britain 24-20 in a thrilling final in Swansea.
A record 19 medals, with four golds, including a thrilling dead-heat for the defending champion Justin James in the 200m individual medley, has completed a successful Summer Universiade for the Australian Uniroos in Gwangju, Korea.