The World Games was a place where Lacrosse could be displayed on the world sporting stage. “It’s about the sport now, putting our best foot forward."
In August, Daniel Hubmann (SUI) won his 8th World Orienteering Championships gold medal in Sprint in Latvia. This was his 27th World Championships medal overall. More than deservedly, he is our Athlete of August 2018!
One year after his success, the 23-year-old student tells us his thoughts about becoming a gold medalist at The World Games 2017.
IWGA President Jose Perurena sums up the board meeting extremely positively: "We have set the framework for the work of the Board for the next four years. Of course the preparations for the next edition of The World Games, 15 to 25 July 2021, were the main focus.
The World Games 2017 was the biggest sports event ever hosted in Poland. It left many legacies in the host city Wroclaw, but also in the whole country: The host country established the Polish Non-Olympic Committee, and the committee is based in Wrocław.
Each month, as we draw closer to The World Games 2021 Birmingham, we’ll offer an inside look at everything Birmingham has to offer. This month, we’re highlighting visitor attractions throughout the city.