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.
Hansel & Gretel at Cocom10 November 2015
Representatives of the IWGA and the Wroclaw Organizing Committee (WOC) attended the IWGA Coordinating Committee meeting in Wroclaw.
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.
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.
5 Sports for the Olympics28. September 2015
Tokyo has proposed 18 additional events for inclusion at the Olympics: Baseball/softball, karate, skateboard, sports climbing & surfing.