The World University Games is an international multi-sport event, organized for university athletes by the International University Sports Federation (FISU). The next installment of winter competition will take place in Granada, Spain from Feb. 4-14, 2015. The U.S. alpine team has enjoyed a great deal of success in the past 50 years of attendance at this premiere university event, collecting a number of podium finishes.
This event brings athletes from all over the world to compete in an Olympic-type environment and provides a unique opportunity for intercollegiate skiers and coaches to experience something similar to the Olympic Games.
Trip duration: 13 days
Departure: Feb. 2
Arrival to U.S.: Feb. 15
Cost (excluding airfare): $2,335
Interested athletes should carefully review the selection criteria and event overview. If you meet the criteria and would like to be considered for selection, send your name and institution in an email to Richard Rokos by Oct. 10, 2014.