Friday, December 16, 2011
SACG: SportAccord World Combat Games 2013
SportAccord World Combat Games will be held from 19 to 26 October 2013. The Opening Ceremony is scheduled for 18 October.
Various competitions may take place in the Ice Palace of St. Petersburg, a indoor multi-purpose complex that can accommodate more than 12 000 spectators. The Palace was specifically build for the Ice Hockey World Championships in St. Petersburg in 2000.
The selection of athletes for the SportAccord World Combat Games will be based on international rankings and results of in international championships. At the same time, it is the objective to have athletes from all over the world participating. The actual number of athletes will depend on the specific selection criteria set by each International Federation. The average will 80 athletes.
Organisation: Russian Union of Martial Arts