The World Urban Games

The inaugural World Urban Games were expected to take place in 2016 following the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio. The dates and host city is yet to be announced, so it appears that it is not going to happen as yet. We look forward to news about this event as it seems like an interesting concept.

Proposed Sports To Be Included

The sports program is aimed at the younger population, with many sports to be adapted to fit with the young, modern and urban culture of this new sporting competition. There will be no Olympic disciplines.

Sports to be included on the program include 3x3 basketball, street dance, skateboarding, urban fistball, parkour, climbing, orienteering and air sports

The next World Urban Games

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