17. June 2019
Hungary places great focus on university sport
Since its foundation, the Hungarian University Sports Federation (HUSF) has always placed great importance on university sport in Hungary. HUSF is keen to organise university sports events in order to increase Hungarian university students' involvement in sport and it is proud to host the upcoming European Universities Bridge and Chess..
14. June 2019
Bridge is getting more popularity in Hungary
Although bridge has been played in Hunagry since the 1960s-1970s, it was acknowledged by the Hungarian state only in 2001. Bringing the 6th European Universities Bridge Championship to Budapest is a great opportunity to get closer to the game. Géza Homonnay, President of the Hungarian Bridge Federation has expressed that it is a great..
13. June 2019
Playing bridge: fitness for the mind, exercise for the body
Harry van de Peppel,EUSA Bridge Technical Delegate has emphasised that it is a great pleasure for the European Bridge community to be able to participate once again in EUSA’s sport programme, the second time within EUSA Mind Sports Championships, and the sixth time as the European Universities Bridge Championship. Mr. van de Peppel is very..
13. June 2019
Uniting mind, strength and morals
Dr. Tamás Sterbenz, OC President and Vice-Rector for the University of Physical Education (TE), Hungary, is very proud that the oldest higher education institution in Europe that exclusively deals with sport will host the European Universities Bridge and Chess Championship 2019. Mr. Sterbenz, who likes to play chess in this spare time, is..
12. June 2019
Oleksandr Sulypa about the championship
Ukrainian chess grandmaster Oleksandr Sulypa, member of the EUSA Technical Delegate is very glad to see the EUSA chess championship coming to Hungary at the end of July. He is convinced that chess is not only a mind sport but art and science as well. It teaches a person the culture of thought and accuracy, creativity and honesty. As opposed to..