2023 Winter Universiade

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XXXI Winter World University Games
Lake Placid 2023 logo.png
Time to Shine
Host cityLake Placid, New York, United States
Nations participating- 31
Athletes participating-
Events-
Opening ceremony12 January
Closing ceremony22 January
Athlete's Oath-
Judge's Oath-
Torch lighter-
Main venueOlympic Center
Websitehttp://lakeplacid2023.com/

The 2023 Winter World University Games, the XXXI Winter World University Games, is scheduled for 2023 in Lake Placid, New York, United States.[1][2]

Host selection[edit]

The FISU, led by director Milan Augustin, visited the Lake Placid area on June 19-23 2017, as well as nearby town of Wilmington, New York.[3][4] The announcement was made on March 5, 2018. The bid was called one of the strongest in the history of Universiades by FISU officials.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Press, The Associated (March 6, 2018). "Lake Placid chosen to host 2023 Winter World University Games". newyorkupstate.
  2. ^ DeMola, Pete (March 5, 2018). "Lake Placid wins bid to host 2023 World University Games". Sun Community News & Printing.
  3. ^ "World University Games officials rave about Adirondacks - LakePlacidNews.com | News and information on the Lake Placid and Essex County region of New York - Lake Placid News". www.lakeplacidnews.com.
  4. ^ Strzepa, Liz (January 4, 2018). "Lake Placid submits bid to host World University Games in 2023". WPTZ.
  5. ^ "Зимняя Универсиада-2023 пройдет в Лейк-Плэсиде" [Winter Universiade 2023 will be held in Lake Placid]. Sports.ru (in Russian).