The World Games was originally set to come to Birmingham July 2021, but the coronavirus pandemic delayed the large event for a year. Read more.
Event organizers say they’re following guidance from local health officials, who say it’s impossible to predict COVID case numbers this summer. Read more.
The World Games’ ban was in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last week. Read more.
Medals for the World Games, which will take place in Birmingham in July, were unveiled by city leaders and games organizers Wednesday at the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame. Read more.