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USWA 2017 - July 5-9
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Amsterdam to host 3x3 Europe Cup & World Cup
The third edition of the FIBA 3x3 Europe Cup will be held in Amsterdam from 7-9 July 2017. The Dutch capital will also play host to the sixth edition of the FIBA 3x3 World Cup in 2019.
Save the date: Urban Sports Week Amsterdam 2017
The second edition of the Urban Sports Week Amsterdam will take place from 5-9 July 2017. After a highly successful first edition, the event will be even larger in scale this year.
This is the #WeGoUrban winner
We’ve got a winner for the #WeGoUrban competition! Find out who won the Sony Xperia X.
100.000 visitors for first edition USWA
The city of Amsterdam and event organizer TIG Sports are looking back on a successful first edition of Urban Sports Week Amsterdam. Over 5 days the 47 events across 22 locations attracted more than 100.000 visitors.
What to watch on Day 5
Kids Day at Urban Sports Week Amsterdam! On the first day of the spring holidays children area are invited to join the fun.
Sunday's urban highlights
Superb weather, cool events and laid back vibes! That's how we'll remember Urban Sports Week Amsterdam Day 4.
What to watch on Day 4
On what promises to become a beautiful sunny Sunday, the urban action continues on the streets of Amsterdam!
Saturday's urban highlights
The sweetest moments of Urban Sports Week Amsterdam Day 3.
Friday's urban highlights
Check out the best moments of Urban Sports Week Day 2!
What to watch on Day 3
It’s another action packed day at Urban Sports Week Amsterdam, with champions to be crowned in some crazy events!
USWA interview: Neal Hendrix
US pro skateboarder Neal Hendrix was special guest at the opening of the Urban Sports Week. He'll be checking out skateboarding and other sports this week.
What to watch on Day 2
On day 2 of the Urban Sports Week we'll have events in 9 sports, with the Urban Scene Party at the end of it!
Spectacular opening Urban Sports Week
With a spectacular opening event at the Westergasfabriek Urban Sports Week Amsterdam got started on Thursday.
USWA interview: Eric van der Burg
Amsterdam alderman of Sport, Eric van der Burg is the looking forward to 5 days of urban sports in Amsterdam.
What to watch on Day 1
It’s day 1 of the Urban Sports Week Amsterdam! Here's what you can expect on Thurdsay.
Talents to look out for this week
Urban Sports Week Amsterdam gives young urban talents the chance to shine. Four youngsters you should keep an eye out for this week.
WeTransfer media partner USWA
Urban Sports Week Amsterdam is pleased to announce WeTransfer as media partner.
Follow #USWA2016 live online
Don't miss a moment of Urban Sports Week Amsterdam. Here’s how to keep up the with all the action!
Liquid Force announces riders Urban Wake Session
Ten wakeboarders will get the chance to show their skills at the Westerpark on Saturday, in what promises to be a unique event during the Urban Sports Week.
USWA interview: Jaro Frijn
Jaro Frijn is one of the hottest urban talents of the moment. The 15-year-old inline skater from Amsterdam can’t wait to show what he’s got at the Urban Sports Week.
What's at stake at the Urban Sports Week?
At the first editon of Urban Sports Week Amsterdam some prestigious titles are at stake. We take a look at 5 of the main events.
USWA supports Fight Cancer
Urban Sports Week Amsterdam and Fight Cancer are working together in making a fist against cancer. Both organizations are committed to get people active in an innovative way.
Push your limits at USWA
Urban Sports Week Amsterdam is not only about watching the best of urban sports. You can join the action too! 5 things you should try at USWA.
Show your best street football skills
On Saturday April 30 Urban Sports Week Amsterdam will be the scene of the 4x4 Street Football Tournament.
Things to do with kids at the Urban Sports Week
This is your guide to the coolest urban sports activities for kids at Urban Sports Week Amsterdam.
USWA interview: Morene Dekker
Morene Dekker is founder of M&M Stand Up Paddling Amsterdam, the first SUP school in the Netherlands. She is bringing her passion to USWA.
Get Out The Way USWA edition
Get Out The Way is back for Urban Sports Week Amsterdam! Join this crazy ride from Museum Square to Westerpark, completing assignments and posting clips on Instagram.
Skateboard legend Neal Hendrix joins opening USWA
American skateboard professional Neal Hendrix is coming to Amsterdam for the official opening of Urban Sports Week Amsterdam on April 28.
The 5 best skateboard spots in Amsterdam
For skateboarders the city of Amsterdam is like an outdoor playground with plenty of great areas for doing tricks. With so much choice, selecting the best 5 spots wasn’t easy!
USWA interview: Daan Rigter
One of the most exciting events during Urban Sports Week Amsterdam is the Urban Wake Session: wakeboarding on the Amsterdam canals.
Time to write BMX history
During Urban Sports Week Amsterdam BMX dirt, street, park and flatland action will take place on some of Amsterdam’s most famous hotspots. Be prepared for the Soulcycle BMX Championships!
Amsterdam hosts Euro Champs Panna
From April 29 - May 1 squares in Amsterdam will be the stage for the European Championships Panna. This prestigious tournament is part of the Urban Sports Week.
USWA interview: Max van der Heijden
24 boulderers have qualified for the NK Boulder 2016. Max van der Heijden is among the climbers ready show their skills during USWA.
Looking for freerunning spots?
Stop searching! We’ve put together the ultimate list of spots for freerunning in Amsterdam.
USWA presents: Urban Scene Party
The weekend of USWA starts off with a bang on Friday night with the Urban Scene Party in the Westerunie.
Spectacular setting for NK Boulder
The NK Boulder 2016 is one of 4 flagship events during Urban Sports Week Amsterdam. The Dutch bouldering elite will compete at a temporary venue at the Westergasfabriek.
Win a brand new Sony Xperia X with #WeGoUrban
Are you ready for Urban Sports Week Amsterdam? Share your best urban moments with #WeGoUrban and win a Sony Xperia X!
Run, climb and jump at Wibautstraat
A new temporary freerun park has been opened at the Wibautstraat. It will be used extensively for freerunning clinics and is one of the venues for USWA.
Mind the Gap is coming to Amsterdam
As a part of USWA, SB-Events will host 2 big inline skate competitions. The famous Mind the Gap competition will be staged on April 30 at the Westergasfabriek.
Museum Square set for Urban Sports Week
It's heating up for urban action at Urban Sports Week Amsterdam 2016 with the announcement of new venues for the five-day urban sports event.
Discover Amsterdam’s best streetball courts
With the nice weather fast approaching, the streetball season is getting underway shortly. Check out Amsterdam’s top spots for 3x3 basketball.
USWA announces smart as launching partner
Urban Sports Week Amsterdam has presented its third launching partner. Smart Nederland kicks off its partnership with a cool teaser.
ISH connects dance and urban sports at USWA
The ISH Dance Collective by director, choreographer and performer Marco Gerris is partnering with Urban Sports Week Amsterdam.
Topscore goes urban
The first edition of USWA gets underway in exactly one month. In the run-up to the event Topscore Amsterdam gets kids involved in urban activities across the city.
USWA interview: Daniël Wedemeijer
BMX Freestyle rider Daniël Wedemeijer from Amsterdam is Friend of USWA. He can’t attend himself, but fully backs the Urban Sports Week.
Urban Sports Week program revealed
Get ready for an action packed week of urban sports. Urban Sports Week Amsterdam has revealed the program, running from April 28 – May 2.
5 amazing spots for rollerblading in Amsterdam
We've asked Thisissoul to select Amsterdam’s top 5 inline skating spots. Check out the list!
Free SUP events on the canals
M&M SUP is participating in the very first edition of the Urban Sports Week Amsterdam. On the program are two Stand Up Paddle events.
USWA partners with T-Mobile and Sony Xperia
T-Mobile and Sony Xperia are the launching partners of Urban Sports Week Amsterdam. Both partners were announced on Thursday at the official launch of the event.
Urban Sports Week Amsterdam officially launched
With some epic stunts the kick off was given for the first edition of Urban Sports Week Amsterdam at the Museum Square today.