Figure Skating

Sports tourism with a worldly flair

"Excellence in Mind and Body," is the motto of the International University Sport Federation.

It is an organization responsible for worldwide competition of student-athletes in 50 sport competition programs. The FISU stages its events every two years and they include summer and winter games. More than 170 national federations belong to the sports organization, from five continents.

According to its website, the FISU permanently links the academic world with sports by hosting a number of educational events – conferences, forums and seminars. "These events closely assist in promoting sports as one of the main components of the educational system.... Promoting...