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  1. The World Games 2017: Ready for the Semifinals
  2. The World Games 2017 On The Move
  3. TWG2017 – Meet the Opening Ceremony stars!
  4. The 2017 World Games: Introducing Team USFAF
  5. European Junior Championships in Paris: Austria beat France in the final and win the title for the fourth time in a row

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The World Games 2017: Ready for the Semifinals
July 21, 2017
The World Games 2017: Ready for the Semifinals

The American football tournament at the World Games 2017 will be held on Saturday and Monday, 22nd and 24th July, hosted by Olympic Stadium in Wrocław. American football is one of four invitational sports in the World Games 2017. This year four nations will compete for the trophy: Poland (as host), Germany, France and USA…

The World Games 2017 On The Move
July 21, 2017
The World Games 2017 On The Move

During the next ten days, 3,250 athletes from 111 countries will compete in 31 sports (27 official sports and four invitational sports) to become the World Games Champion in one of 218 medal events. However, Thursday was the day to celebrate for The World Games Family. About 40,000 spectators – among them the Polish Sports…

TWG2017: Meet the Opening Ceremony stars!
July 20, 2017
TWG2017 – Meet the Opening Ceremony stars!

The Ceremony takes place on 20th of July at 7 p.m. in the Wroclaw Stadium and it will last 2 hours. Over 400 artists will perform at three stages! Krzysztof Materna (the artistic director of the show) ensure that the artists selection was intentional. The repertory includes various music styles and should be loved by…

The 2017 World Games: Introducing Team USA
July 20, 2017
The 2017 World Games: Introducing Team USFAF

The U.S. Federation of American Football (USFAF) became a provisional member of IFAF earlier this year. Its national team will participate in the forthcoming 2017 World Games. As new members of IFAF, they are deeply appreciative of the opportunity to compete in the World Games under the banner of the International Federation of American Football….

The 2017 World Games: Introducing Team Poland
July 14, 2017
The 2017 World Games: Introducing Team Poland
The huge sports event – the 2017 World Games – is getting closer. It is already known that American football is one of four invitational sports in this competition, which will be held in Wroclaw, Poland, 20–30 July 2017. In the American football tournament, four nations will battle for the trophy – Poland, Germany, France,...
Olympic Day
June 23, 2017
2017 Olympic Day: Promotion of the Olympic Values

Many Olympic values activities are organized on Olympic Day. It is about teaching people about the values of excellence, respect and friendship and how they can be applied on and off the field of play. For each individual, sport is a possible source for inner improvement – Pierre de Coubertin NOCs offer programmes likely to…

June 21, 2017
Move, Learn & Discover. What Do They Exactly Mean?

As it is already mentioned, “move, learn and discover” are the three pillars of Olympic Day celebration, which refer to the different kind of activities that can be used in the organization of the event. But, what do they exactly mean? We will try to become clear. MOVE Let’s encourage people to get active on…

Move, Learn and Discover: The Three Pillars of Olympic Day
June 19, 2017
Move, Learn and Discover: The Three Pillars of Olympic Day

Olympic Day is much more than just a sports event. It is a day for the world to get active, learn about Olympic values and discover new sports. As the title says, Olympic Day event is based on three key messages or so called “pillars”: move, learn and discover. “Move” can refer to all sorts…

Olympic Day celebration on 23 June 2017
June 16, 2017
Olympic Day celebration on 23 June 2017

Olympic Day commemorates the birth of the modern Olympic Games and, based on the three pillars of the move, learn and discover, promotes a healthy and active lifestyle. It all began in 1894 when delegates from 12 countries assembled in Paris on the 23rd June voted unanimously to support Pierre de Coubertin’s proposal to revive…