Lucerne 2021 are set to send a delegation to next month's Winter Universiade as they seek to learn lessons ahead of hosting the university sport event in two years time.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has expressed confidence in organisers prior to the Winter Universiade and suggested Krasnoyarsk 2019 will leave a strong legacy.
More than half the tickets for next month's Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, including the competition's sporting and cultural events, have been sold.
International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) President René Fasel will attend the Opening Ceremony of next month's Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk.
International University Sport Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has reportedly claimed Ukraine will not be sanctioned for missing the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk next month after Russian officials claimed the country was staging a political boycott.
Kansk has become the latest town to welcome the Krasnoyarsk 2019 Winter Universiade flame as it continues its Russian tour prior to the university sport event.
Volunteers due to work at next month's Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk have taken part in the latest stage of their training.
More than 600 volunteers have spent two days in the 2019 Winter Universiade Athletes' Village testing out the facilities.
Hosts Russia won the Under-19 Men's Bandy World Championships in Krasnoyarsk - the test event for this year's Winter Universiade in the city.
Russia's Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov has declared Krasnoyarsk "ready" for the 2019 Winter Universiade after visiting several venues.
Great Britain will take a team of 38 athletes to the 2019 International University Sport Federation Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, it has been announced.
Krasnoyarsk 2019 cross-country skiing test event winner Olga Vokuyeva has claimed athletes competing at this year's Winter Universiade will be greeted by an "out of this world" atmosphere.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) officials have praised venues for the Krasnoyarsk 2019 Winter Universiade after an inspection visit.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) director general Paulo Ferreira has claimed the organisation is confident that preparations for the Krasnoyarsk 2019 Winter Universide are at the "top level" following the conclusion of a test event at the newly-built Sopka Cluster.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) and the International Testing Agency (ITA) have signed an agreement for the delivery of an "effective" doping control programme during the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk in Russia.