CAFL’s David Niu Comments on Festival of Sports
- Updated: October 15, 2014
Beijing – David Niu is no stranger to the myriad details involved in starting a professional sports league in a strange land. Born in Fiji, raised in Australia, now living with his wife and family in Philadelphia, Niu was a world class professional rugby player. He parlayed his travels and experience into a career as a pro sports executive. As the president of AFL Global/CAFL, Niu is on site again in Beijing to oversee the operations of the historic first-ever University Tournament. He talks about a few of the many challenges the new league faces.