This friday a group of twenty boys and girls , students at IT Sligo , makes a visit to Espots UB and play some friendly soccer games with students from Universitat de Barcelona. At the end of the match , both universities will enjoy a snack together. It Sligo University , with more than 6,000 students in Ireland, will take advantage of their stay in Barcelona visiting also Saló de l’Ensenyament –the annual exposition for universities in Barcelona- and knowing the Barcelona Marathon , held on Sunday.
This activity is part of the new tourism project YouBe Sport, promoted by Universitat de Barcelona & Esports UB. The new project Works to expand contacts between universities around the world through sport . Many universities all over Europe have experienced Barcelona through this sport exchange .