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ARISF excited to start World Urban Games

ARISF excited to start World Urban Games

September 10, 2019

The World Urban Games Budapest 2019, powered by GAISF, will take place from 13-15 September. In addition to the competition and showcase sports, demonstrations of music, dance and urban culture will also feature as part of the three-day event 3×3 basketball, BMX freestyle park, breaking, freestyle flying disc, parkour and freestyle roller skate have been chosen as the competition sports, while laser run, and indoor rowing will feature as showcase sports. 

ARISF and GAISF President Raffaele Chiulli said “The World Urban Games programme for Budapest 2019 presents a global stage for emerging disciplines, as well as an opportunity for world-class athletes to demonstrate their abilities and for people in urban areas to take a proactive role in sport. I have no doubt that the Hungarian capital will be the perfect arena”.
He also added that “WUG and Budapest 2019 will witness some of the most inspirational urban athletes travelling from around the world where the games comprise a diverse program of competitions and showcase urban sports, complemented by a festival of youth-focused music, art and culture.” 

Catch the live action of the World Urban Games on https://www.olympicchannel.com/en/ World Urban Games Official video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmT63r0OIOs