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The PCU Secretary General Gabriel Kotchofa is attending the 29th Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia which takes place from 2 to 12 March in the heart of Siberia. Coverage from Krasnoyarsk, Russia is available worldwide at olympicchannel.com and its mobile apps.
The Winter Universiade is an international sports and cultural event that is staged every two years in a different city. The event draws several thousand student-athletes together, making it the largest university winter multi-sport competition in the world.
Embracing FISU’s motto of ‘Excellence in Mind and Body,’ the Winter Universiade incorporates educational and cultural aspects into the sport competitions, allowing university student-athletes from around the world to celebrate high sports performance with the host city.
The eleven-day competition programme includes eight compulsory sports at each Winter Universiade.