Why University Sports are important?

While academics are always important, sports play a major role in shaping the character of a student. Not only do sports keep your body fit and healthy, it offers a great career too. That is the reason university sports are introduced to keep students learn ways to handle pressure in every kind of situation. Sports offer amazing benefits to people. Firstly, they take care of your health to keep your body hale and healthy. Body fat is reduced and aging process is delayed. It also streamlines ... [Continue Reading]

SELL Student Games

SELL Student Games is a multi-sport event that is open for all university and college students all over the world. The name of the games are according to the first letters of the hosting countries, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in their respective languages (Finnish: Suomi, Estonian: Eesti, Latvian: Latvija, Lithuanian: Lietuva) The principles of the games are that everyone can participate and therefore the event combines top sports and joyful student event. Nowadays the games gather ... [Continue Reading]

Degrees to learn Sports Event Organizing

Many institutions of higher learning are offering Sports Management courses to their students. Organization is a skill that is learnt from birth. However you can perfect it through a formal education. Well managed sporting events are what draw people's interest in those particular sports. The sports management degree programmes offered in many colleges and universities are meant to help you unique sporting events' organization skills. Many of these sources go by different names, but the ... [Continue Reading]

Sell Student Games 2014

The annual sell student games for 2014 will be held in Tartu, Estonia after the success of the games held in Riga, Latvia in May 2013. A multi-sport event that is open for all college and university students all over the world just finished in May 2013. The name of the games are according to the first letters of the hosting countries, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania in their respective languages Finnish: Suomi, Estonian: Eesti, Latvian: Latvija, Lithuanian: Lietuva. The principles of the ... [Continue Reading]

European University Sports Association

The European University Sports Association hosting the sell student games host more than just the important university games but have very important projects. Some of their projects include: • Anti-doping Initiative • Gender equality studies • European voluntary services • EUSA Volunteer program • Photo competition • Prevention of sexual violence in sports Anti-doping initiative is to establish the European-wide anti-doping mentality in all university sports, raising awareness on all the levels ... [Continue Reading]

Sell Student Games 2013

The 2013 Sell Student Games was recently held in Riga, the capital of Latvia and with the popularity of university sports it was yet again a top event. The opening ceremony was held in the Daugava Stadium on day one where all participants, organizers, spectators and more gathered for the famous university sports. A total of 17 different events followed during the action packed few days. The following student games where held at the following places in Riga: • Badminton – Balozu Secondary ... [Continue Reading]

Sell Student Games Overview

Sell Student Games is open to all colleges and universities world-wide and a multi-sport event and the principle of the student games are an Open University sports event with participation open to all students. Over 200 students usually participate in this university sports and a joyful event with top sports. The various names of games are in accordance to the first letters of the countries hosting the events in their respective languages. Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Finland for example; ... [Continue Reading]

University of Tartu won the medal’s table

XXII SELL Games - 2006 finished in Tartu. 1457 athletes from 86 universities representing 18 countries and regions took part in the Games. During three days of competition 97 sets of medals were handed out to the athletes who competed in 13 different sports: basketball, volleyball, mini-football, floorball, athletics, swimming, chess, judo, wrestling, orienteering, urban adventure, group gymnastics and badminton. The first place in the medal’s table went to University of Tartu that won 30 ... [Continue Reading]

Sports

Athletics Aesthetic Group Gymnastics Badminton Basketball Chess Floorball Judo Mini-Football Orienteering Urban Adventure teams Swimming Volleyball Wrestling ... [Continue Reading]

SELL Games

Students and sports belong together! Let the thought of participating in the SELL Games give you another boost of motivation and energy to  follow through winter trainings and compare your performance during the international competition that takes place already next spring in Tartu. I have always considered competing at the SELL games to be important - both while gaining the result of 20m less than that of world's top athletes as well as while breaking my own record and reaching one of the ... [Continue Reading]