The University of Nice to show its talent in Budapest
11. July 2019

The University of Nice to show its talent in Budapest

Although the chess team of the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France did not attend the EUSA Chess Championship in 2017, it plans to challenge the Ural State Mining University that won the rapid team title in 2017.   The men chess team of the university consists of four members who have already proved their talent at various..
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Hungarian hosts expect to win medal
11. July 2019

Hungarian hosts expect to win medal

The women’s chess team of the University of Physical Education, Hungary, won a bronze medal at the EUSA Chess Championship in 2017. Klára Varga and Zsuzsanna Terbe expect to repeat their successful performance on home ground as well.      How are you preparing for the EUC 2019? Klára Varga (K.V.): I will attend two competitions including..
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Competition and Training Venues
10. July 2019

Competition and Training Venues

The competition and training venue of EUSA Chess and Bridge Championship 2019 will be the main building of the University of Physical Education in Budapest, Hungary.   The competitions and the related trainings will be held in the rooms of the main building, called building “K” of the university. The competitions will be held in the “Los..
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Registration closes for EUSA Chess Championship 2019
27. June 2019

Registration closes for EUSA Chess Championship 2019

Registration has closed for the EUSA Chess Championship 2019. The event will be held from 24th to 28th July at the University of Physical Education, Budapest.   A total of 18 universities from 13 European countries have registered for the men’s chess competition where a total of 40 participants are expected to turn up. The United Kingdom and..
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European Universities Championships bring cultures close to each other
25. June 2019

European Universities Championships bring cultures close to each other

Championships co-ordinated by the European University Sports Association (EUSA) do not only promote sport among university athletes but they help building bridges between different cultures as well.   EUSA President Adam Roczek has expressed his gratitude for inviting European student-athletes to the 6th European Universities Mind Sports..
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Hungary does not come home empty handed from the EUSA Bridge and Chess Championship 2017
24. June 2019

Hungary does not come home empty handed from the EUSA Bridge and Chess Championship 2017

The Hungarian chess players representing the University of Physical Education managed to collect two bronze medals in the EUSA Chess Championship held in Fuengirola, Span in 2017, with Ural State Mining University from Russia topping the medal standings.   Over one hundred and twenty participants representing twenty-five universities from..
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EUSA 2017: Russian universities win gold medal in both men's and women's chess competition
20. June 2019

EUSA 2017: Russian universities win gold medal in both men's and women's chess competition

Russian university chess players turned out to be very successful at the European Universities Chess Championship held in Fuengirola, Spain in 2017.   The women’s team competition saw the Ural State Mining University (RUS) gaining the first position and achieving the gold medal. In the men’s team competition, after an engaging match-up..
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Hungary places great focus on university sport
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..
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Uniting mind, strength and morals
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..
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Oleksandr Sulypa about the championship
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..
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Seven weeks left
12. June 2019

Seven weeks left

There are seven weeks left until the starts of the EUSA Bridge and Chess Championship 2019 to be held at the University of Physical Education in Budapest between 24th and 28th July. The organising committee is expecting an overall 100 participants from 20 different European countries to turn up at the event. It is a great pleasure for the four..
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Grandmaster Judit Polgár, Honorary FIDE Vice-president
22. January 2019

Grandmaster Judit Polgár, Honorary FIDE Vice-president

It is an honour for the Hungarian Chess sport that Grandmaster Judit Polgár was chosen to be the Honorary FIDE Vice-president this December. According to FIDE “Mrs. Polgár will focus her efforts on chess development all over the world, including promoting chess in schools, popularization of the game and improving the level of tournament..
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Registrations for European Universities Championships 2019 are open
03. December 2018

Registrations for European Universities Championships 2019 are open

European University Sports Association (EUSA) and the local organising committees of the European Universities Championships 2019 are happy to announce that the registration for next year's events is open!Please see the event pages for details and contact the national university sports body in your country to register.We look forward to..
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A short interview with the delegates
30. November 2018

A short interview with the delegates

Here is a short interview with the bridge and chess delegates of EUSA, Harry Van de Peppel and Oleksandr Sulypa. They visited Budapest a few weeks ago to discuss details regarding this year's championship. While they were here we asked them a few questions. Hope you find them interesting!  
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EUSA Mind Sports 2019 coming to Budapest
24. November 2018

EUSA Mind Sports 2019 coming to Budapest

In preparation for the European Universities Mind Sports Championship 2019, which will be hosted in Budapest next year and include the European Universities Bridge and Chess Championships, EUSA Technical Delegates for Bridge and Chess visited the Hungarian capital between on November 14 and 15, 2018.EUSA Technical Delegate for Bridge Mr Harry Van..
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Big interest for the European Universities Games 2018
17. January 2018

Big interest for the European Universities Games 2018

Big interest for the European Universities Games 2018 January 15 was the 1st General Entry registration deadline for the European Universities Games Coimbra 2018. EUSA is pleased to record big interest for participation. Confirmation of first teams will start shortly! Meanwhile, the second round of registration has just been reopened. The 2nd..
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European Universities Championship 2017 Highlights
20. October 2017

European Universities Championship 2017 Highlights

European Universities Championship 2017 Highlights   This year, the European University Sports Association (EUSA), in cooperation with the local organising committees, prepared European Universities Championships in 19 sports, gathering over 4100 participants representing over 400 universities from over 40 European countries.  Check out..
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European Universities Chess Championship 2017
01. October 2017

European Universities Chess Championship 2017

Fuengirola, Spain: September 20-24, 2017 The European Universities Chess Championship 2017 was held in Fuengirola, Spain, along with the European Universities Bridge Championship. The event hosted over 110 participants from 25 universities, representing 15 European countries in total.   The championships were organised by the International..
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One year to European Universities Games Coimbra 2018
13. July 2017

One year to European Universities Games Coimbra 2018

One year to European Universities Games Coimbra 2018   The final countdown starts now! European Universities Games (EUG) Coimbra 2018 are one year from their start. An amazing experience for more than 4000 athletes from 40 countries and 350 universities, competing in the historic University City of Coimbra, Portugal, in an event that..
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Bridge and Chess will come to Budapest 2019
13. November 2016

Bridge and Chess will come to Budapest 2019

European University Sports Association (EUSA) held its second Executive Committee meeting of the year in the Serbian capital on November 11 and 12, 2016. Hosted by the University Sport Federation of Serbia (USSS), the meeting was held in the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Belgrade. As reported, prior to the meeting, EUSA representatives were met by..
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