To ensure the smooth organization of the FISU World University Championship Mind Sports 2022 we are looking for enthusiastic and social volunteers.
The FISU World University Championship Mind Sports will take place from Sunday 11 to Saturday 17 September 2022 at the University of Antwerp in Antwerp (Belgium). This Championship of Mind Sports for students consists of two different competitions: Bridge and Chess. A total of about 200 participants will take part.
- Team guide: You are the first point of contact for a foreign delegation. You guide them. You accompany them to and from the correct locations and offer support where necessary on the competition venue.
- When? 09/09 – 18/09
- Information desk airport/railway station: You welcome the delegations at Brussels Airport / Central Station and refer them to the correct bus/hotel.
- When? 09/09 – 11/09
- Information desk hotels: You manage information desk in one of the hotels where the foreign delegations stay. You are available to answer questions and solve possible problems on the spot.
- When? 09/09 – 18/09
WHAT DO YOU GET
- A volunteer allowance depending on your shift (from €50);
- Lunch and dinner;
- Access to the Opening Ceremony and Reception at City Campus;
- Making new friends from all over the world;
- A unique opportunity to provide foreign students (and their entourage) with a fantastic experience in our beautiful city!
There will be a preparatory meeting one week prior to the FISU WUC Mind Sports 2022.
Are you interested in being part of this fantastic event? Then sign up now via this link.
Even if you cannot attend all days, we can still use your help. In the form you can indicate exactly when you can be present.
Any additional questions? Contact Elien Hendrickx – firstname.lastname@example.org – 0476 37 24 06.
Quantitative Entry Deadline for the 2022 FISU World University Championship Mind Sports Chess & Bridge is on 11 June 2022.
By submitting quantitative entries, NUSFs confirm their participation, indicating the number of officials and participants for each sport event.
Also, 25% of the total Participation Fee is due by bank transaction to the FISU WUC Mind Sports 2022 Organization Committee by 11/06/2022.
Find more information about registration here.
We received registrations for the 2022 FISU Championships Mind Sports from National University Sports Federations of 18 countries:
🇨🇿 Czech Republic
🇿🇦 South Africa
🇱🇰 Sri Lanka
1 month left until the Quantitative Entry Deadline: 11/06/2022. By submitting quantitative entries, NUSFs confirm their participation, indicating the number of officials and participants for each sport event.
Registration is only possible through your National University Sports Federation (NUSF). Visit the FISU website for the NUSF contact list.
Antwerp is the host city of the 2022 FISU World University Championship Mind Sports.
Antwerp is the economic capital of Belgium and the largest and most important city of Flanders, the Dutch speaking and most populated region of Belgium.
The city center has a population of 529,000 inhabitants, the metropolitan area over 1.1 million inhabitants and the Antwerp Province over 1.8 million inhabitants. Internationally, Antwerp is the largest diamond trade center in the world, the second largest port of Europe and the Antwerp Fashion Academy is considered one of the best in the world, ensuring the highest concentration of fashion shops and flagship stores within Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg. On a sports level, Antwerp hosted the Olympic Games in 1920 and was the European Capital of Sport in 2013. The city also welcomed 4 FISU World University Championships and many international interuniversity championships. All tourist information is available on www.visitantwerp.be.
All the best chess & bridge students from around the world are welcome to 2022 FISU Championship Mind Sports in Antwerp, Belgium.
Registration is only possible through your National University Sports Federation (NUSF). Invitations have been sent to all NUSF and we have already received many entries.
For individual entry, contact your National Federation. Find NUSF contacts on the FISU website.
Keep in mind Entries Deadlines:
11/03/2022 – General
11/06/2022 – Quantitative
11/08/2022 – Individual
Looking forward to your participation!
FISU Technical Chair Chess Lukasz Turlej (Poland) visited the WUC 2022 Mind Sports venue, the University of Antwerp’s Hof van Liere and met with Geert Bailleul (president of the Belgian Royal Chess Federation) and Nils Van de Velden (event coordinator, University of Antwerp). All is looking great to welcome the world’s top student chess (and bridge) players in Antwerp in september!
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FIDE is the partner of the 2022 FISU World University Championship Mind Sports. The FISU chess competitions shall be organized in accordance with the most recent technical regulations of FIDE.
ep following the most important event for the chess community and prepare for 2022 FISU WUC Mind Sports
Last Friday the WUC Mind Sports Organizing Committee met “virtually” with the FISU Technical Commissions Bridge and Chess and representatives from the FISU Office. The full program of the event was discussed at length and all venues to be used during the event were approved. In less than 10 months we’ll be able to welcome you all in the Hof van Liere in Antwerp!