The Countdown is on1 December 2015
The City of Wrocław started the countdown to TWG 2017. With 600 days left, the LOC prepared a sports event in one of the largest shopping malls in the city.
IWGA Team of the Month1 December 2015
Congratulations to the Men’s Fistball Team from Germany, IWGA Team of the Month for November 2015.
FIG - TWG 2017 qualifiers30 November 2015
The FIG herewith confirms the countries that have earned places for The World Games 2017 in Wroclaw (POL), 20-30 July 2017.
Women's WFC 2015 rosters29 November 2015
The final list of teams that will play in the Women's World Floorball Championships 2015 are now published.
600 days until TWG 201727 November 2015
Wrcoclaw celebrates “600 days until TWG 2017”. Citizens will have the opportunity to experience several of the 27 sports of TWG 2017.
Fistball Qualifications24 November 2015
Germany won the World Fistball Championship beating Switzerland in the final. The team of Austria achieved bronze after defeating Brazil.
Junior Squash 201620 November 2015
Poland has been selected by the World Squash Federation to stage the 2016 World Junior Squash Championships.
Mascots for TWG 201718 November 2015
Hansel and Gretel are the mascots of TWG 2017. They were selected in a multi-stage competition by Internet users.
Top 5 for TWG201710 November 2015
From NOV 14 - 21 the best national teams in Fistball will compete against each other at the Men's World Championship in Argentina.
Hansel & Gretel at Cocom10 November 2015
Representatives of the IWGA and the Wroclaw Organizing Committee (WOC) attended the IWGA Coordinating Committee meeting in Wroclaw.
Qualifications TWG 20179 November 2015
The Netherlands won the 10th IKF World Korfball Championship beating the host Belgium in final on Sunday (27:18) on Sunday.
Birmingham 20215 November 2015
The city of Birmingham, Alabama is to receive a 20 Million Dollars grant to build up a rapid bus transit, an additional bonus for The World Games efforts.
ANOC General Assembly2 November 2015
At the XX ANOC General Assembly in Washington D.C., IWGA President José Perurena presented The World Games in a well-received speech.
AOTM October 20151 November 2015
Congratulations to Massimiliano Piffaretti, IWGA Athlete of the Month for October 2015, who won the Wakeboard World Championships.
IKF World Korfball29 October 2015
Belgium will be the world’s hotspot for korfball with the 10th IKF World Korfball Championship being hosted in Turnhout-Tielen, Ghent and Antwerp.
Wakeboard News28 October 2015
Amazing Pro Wakeboard Final at the Wakeboard World Cup 2015 in China.
IOC urges NOC support26 October 2015
IOC President Bach has sent a letter to the Presidents of the 206 National Olympic Committees stressing the importance of The World Games.
IWGA Mourns Beth Coalter26 October 2015
The World Games family is in mourning over the loss of The World Rugby Sevens Operations Manager Beth Coalter.
Wakeboard News25 October 2015
The IWWF 2015 Wakeboard World Championships, one of the qualifying competitions for The World Games 2017 in Wroclaw, starts on Tuesday.
TWIF News21 October 2015
Anton Rabe, the current Treasurer, has been appointed as Acting President of the International Tug Of War Federation (TWIF).
Poland vs. Thailand21 October 2015
On 24 October the Orbita Hall in Wroclaw will host the first Muaythai match ever between Poland and Thailand.
World Floorball U1915 October 2015
The 7th Women’s U19 World Floorball Championships will be played in Canada 4th - 8th May with a record amount of participating teams.
Kick-off Muaythai12 October 2015
2017 will be another historical year for muaythai with the first inclusion of muaythai in The World Games, an event patronised by the IOC.
AOTM September 201501. October 2015
Congratulations to the Northern Irish Tug of War team Bancran, IWGA Athletes of the Month September 2015.