Wushu Included as an Invitational Sport in The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, USA

Wushu is included as an invitational sport in The World Games (TWG) 2022 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA from July 7-17, 2022. All contests for the wushu tournaments will take place from July 11-12, 2022. This is the third time for wushu’s inclusion into TWG. Wushu has also been an invitational sport in TWG in 2009 and 2013.

 

On September 9, 2020, the International Wushu Federation (IWUF) accepts the invitation to participate in The World Games 2022 Birmingham USA and commits itself to send the best athletes in accordance with the World Games Rules.

 

Here are some details for wushu in 2020 TWG.

 

Events/Medals:

Changquan Men with 3 medals

Changquan Women with 3 medals

Daoshu, Gunshu All-round Men with 3 medals

Daoshu, Gunshu All-round Women with 3 medals

Jianshu, Qiangshu All-round Men with 3 medals

Jianshu, Qiangshu All-round Women with 3 medals

Nanquan, Nandao All-round Women with 3 medals

Nanquan, Nangun All-round Men with 3 medals

Taijiquan, Taijijian All-round Men with 3 medals

Taijiquan, Taijijian All-round Women with 3 medals

 

Venue

Birmingham-Southern College – BILL BATTLE COLISEUM, Birmingham

 

Dates

Jetlag day: 09.07.2022 (Arrival Day for IF-Passportholders outside of USA)

Arrival day: 10.07.2022 (for IF-Passportholders inside USA)

Training day: 11.07.2022

Start competition: 12.07.2022

End competition: 13.07.2022

Departure date: 14.07.2022

The above information is subject to change.

 

About TWG

The World Games is an extraordinary, international sports event held every four years, in the year following each Summer Olympic Games. Staged over 11 days, The Games represents the pinnacle of competition for 3,600 of the world’s best athletes in 30+ unique, multi-disciplinary sports. The World Games generates worldwide exposure for participating sports and provides a highly visible stage on which athletes from more than 100 countries compete for gold.

The World Games is led by the International World Games Association (IWGA), a non-profit organization that is composed of 37 International Sports Federations and recognized by The International Olympic Committee (IOC).

 

For more information, please visit TWG 2022 website at https://twg2022.com/ and IWUF website at http://www.iwuf.org/.

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