The history of Floorball
Floorball has been part of the programme of the FISU World University Championships since 2002. The first two editions were organised respectively in Göteborg (Sweden) and Bern (Switzerland) with only men tournaments. Since the 3rd World University Floorball Championship organised in Kuortane (Finland), women have been competing for the title as well. Four different countries hosted the event since its start, with Sweden repeating the organisation. In 2014 the even was hosted for the first time outside of Europe, in Singapore – which was equally hosting its inaugural FISU event. The last edition took place in Lodz (Poland) in 2018. The 2020 WUC Floorball will take place in Koper (Slovenia).
2020 WUC Floorball organizer
The University Sports Association of Primorska has a rich history of organizing international university championships. Due to the specific nature of the University of Primorska, which has its headquarters in all major seaside towns, the University Sports Association of Primorska also followed and organised international events in these places. Of course, most of them were in Koper, where is the seat University of Primorska.
|No.||Date||Sport||Name of The Competition||Level of The Competition||Location|
|1||2002||Basketball||2nd EUSA European University championship||University Sports||Koper|
|2||2005||Beach Volleyball||2nd EUSA European University championship||University Sports||Portorož|
|3||2007||Futsal||4th EUSA European University championship||University Sports||Izola|
|4||2008||Futsal||11th FISU World University championship||University Sports||Koper|
|5.||2015||Basketball||13th EUSA European University championship||University Sports||Koper|
|6.||2017||Water Polo||EUSA Water Polo Cup||University Sports||Koper|
|7.||2019||Water Polo and Beach Volleyball||EUSA European University championship Koper 2019||University Sports||Koper|
|8.||2020||Floorball||FISU World University championship||University Sports||Koper|