Elite European Universities in Lebanon for the Beirut Unisports Festival!
22 Mar. 2017 – The University of Saint Joseph managed to host European Universities that are ranked among the best in sports, as they will be participating in the Beirut Unisports Festival from Match 23rd and until March 26th.
After the arrival of Switzerland’s Freiburg and Serbia’s Novi Sad, the organizing committee welcomed Karlova University from Czech Republic, represented by their women basketball team who are among the best in Europe.
Moreover, the Belgrade University men futsal team arrived, and it has Serbian NT and Partizan Belgrade players on its roster, who won the Serbian and European championships.
Tonight, Italian and German teams are bound to arrive in order to complete the teams ahead of the opening ceremony on March 23rd at 7:00 P.M. Games will take place in the Sports City of USJ in Achrafieh. There will be many competitions, like dancing, basketball, futsal, volleyball, table tennis, swimming and cross country.
At the end, on Sunday March 26th, the awards ceremony will be held in the presence of all invitees.
It is also worth mentioning that USJ is organizing trips to touristic locations for the visitors, such as Harissa, Baalbeck, Deir El Kamar, the Cedars…