25th Winter Universiade


Started Thu Jan 27, 2011
Ended Sun Feb 6, 2011

Erzurum, Turkey

Website http://www..rzurum.org
RESULTS FROM 2011 WINTER UNIVERSIADE - http://www.universiadeerzurum.org/curling

About the Universiade
The Universiade is an international sporting and cultural festival which is organised by FISU http://www.fisu.net (Federation Internationale du Sport Universitaire/International University Sports Federation). It is staged every two years, with Winter and Summer Universiade’s being held in the same year.

The Winter Universiade consists of 7 compulsory sports (Alpine skiing - Snowboarding - Nordic skiing composed of jump, cross country & combined - Curling - Ice Hockey - Short-Track Speed Skating - Figure Skating - Biathlon) and one or two optional sports also chosen by the host country.

The Universiades are open to all student athletes that have not been out of university or its equivalent for more than a year and that are between 17 and 28 years old. Any association which belongs to FISU (http://www.fisu.net/en/NUSF-Member-Associations-522.html) may enter a team or an individual competitor. Entries are accepted from any country which is eligible for the Olympic Games and from any national federation which is affiliated to an appropriate International Federation.

Curling Competition in Erzurum, Turkey
Ten student women’s and ten student men’s teams will take part in the curling event.

Women’s Teams: Canada, China, Czech Republic, Germany, Great Britain, Japan, Korea, Poland, Russia and Turkey

Men’s Teams: Canada, Czech Republic, Great Britain, Korea, Norway, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and USA

Past Results
Harbin (China) 2009 Winter Universiade Champions:

Men: Gold - Sweden (Skip Niklas Edin), Silver – Norway (Thomas Løvold), Bronze – China (Fengchun Wang)

Women: Gold – China (Skip Bingyu Wang), Silver – Canada (Hollie Nicol), Bronze – Russia (Liudmila Privikova)

25th Winter Universiade

TV Report (Turkish) on the curling event and venue in Erzurum, Turkey for the 2011 Winter Universiade.

 2011 Winter Universiade: Curling Schedule of play
 2011 Winter Universiade: Curling Men’s Teams
 2011 Winter Universiade: Curling Women’s Teams
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