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Athletics - 13 Feb 2008
The 4th European Athletics Indoor Cup takes place in the impressive CSKA Arena in Moscow this Saturday, February 16.
Athletics - 08 Jun 2007
Monte-Carlo - In a week’s time, the IAAF Golden League 2007 will blast out of the blocks for what promises to be a golden summer of Athletics.
Athletics - 06 Mar 2007
The President of European Athletics, Hansjörg Wirz, has declared the organisation of the weekend's 29th European Athletics Indoor Championships in Birmingham as the best ever!
Athletics - 31 Jul 2006
Monte-Carlo - The process of selecting the athletes who will compose the teams competing at the tenth edition of the IAAF World Cup in Athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Athens, Greece on 16 - 17 September 2006 starts to gather pace in the next few weeks.
Athletics - 09 May 2006
There are just 50 days to go until the 2006 SPAR European Cup in the Spanish city of Malaga on 28-29 June, which takes place on two midweek evenings for the first time.
Athletics - 06 Dec 2004
HELSINKI - The delegation representing the city of Berlin on Saturday successfully won its bid to host the 2009 World Championships in Athletics ahead of strong challenges from Split and Valencia.
Athletics - 20 Oct 2004
Trinidad & Tobago will host the 2005 CARIFTA Games. That decision comes after the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC) staged an ad-hoc committee meeting on Monday, 18 October in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to determine the destination of the next edition of the region’s junior track and field championships, widely regarded as one of the finest such events in world athletics.
Athletics - 11 Oct 2004
Having received all necessary guarantees and based on an evaluation site visit, the Council of the European Athletic Association approved Florence / ITA as the host of the SPAR European Cup 2005.
Athletics - 30 Sep 2004
Monte Carlo – Athletes from a record number of 64 IAAF Member Federations will contest the 13th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in the Indian capital of New Delhi on Sunday 3 October.
Athletics - 08 Sep 2004
Berlin, Germany - It looks as if the ISTAF, Germany’s most traditional and prestigious international athletics meeting, could stage a major comeback on Sunday 12 September, when as the sixth meeting of the series it concludes the TDK Golden League 2004.
Athletics - 31 Aug 2004
Athens, Greece - As President of the IAAF, I am delighted to be able summarise the athletics competition of these Athens Games in one word – WONDERFUL!
Athletics - 02 Aug 2004
Moscow, 30 July 2004: Each year on the first weekend of September the city of Moscow marks the anniversary of its foundation with a great line-up of activities, but this year the birthday celebrations will be enhanced with the addition of the Challenge of Russia, an athletics tournament that will bring together the best athletes from Russia and the U.S.
Athletics - 26 Jul 2004
Paris, July 24, 2004 – The Gaz de France Paris Saint-Denis Meeting has surpassed the world record attendance for an international athletics meeting by receiving 63.851 spectators through the turnstiles of the Stade de France.
Athletics - 17 Jun 2004
With less than four weeks to go to the 10th IAAF World Junior Championships in Grosseto, Italy, a record number of 179 National Federations have already showed interest in taking part in the competition.
Athletics - 15 Jun 2004
Images of NewcastleGateshead will be broadcast throughout the world next month as the Norwich Union British Grand Prix kicks off a summer of world-class sport in the region.
Athletics - 08 Jun 2004
Polish Television will take its live athletics coverage to new heights when it broadcasts the SPAR European Cup from Bydgoszcz's Zawisza stadium on June 19 and 20. This will be the first outdoor event of the new EBU-EAA contract for 2004 to 2007, which will cover 13 events.
Athletics - 07 Apr 2004
London, 5th April 2004: In a UK first, every London Marathon competitor can keep their friends and family updated on their race with a free text message service provided by Orange, the official communications partner to the Flora London Marathon.
Athletics - 22 Jul 2003
UK Athletics has sold the additional 1000 temporary seats for next month’s Norwich Union London Grand Prix. Organisers were forced to erect an extra stand at the Crystal Palace venue after the stadium’s 17,500 capacity sold out three weeks ago.
Athletics - 06 Jun 2003
Following on from last week’s announcement that Ethiopia’s World 5000m and 10,000m record holder Haile Gebrselassie will compete over the former distance at this year’s Golden Gala – IAAF Golden League – meeting on Friday 11 July, the organisers have also confirmed that the spectator seating areas in the giant Stadio Olimpico will be reconfigured for the event.
Athletics - 16 May 2003
The Greek Athletic Federation (SEGAS) has withdrawn as organiser of the SPAR European Cup 2004 in the Athens Olympic Stadium.
Athletics - 07 Apr 2003
IAAF Council, meeting for the second day of working sessions, decided to award the 2005 World Youth Championships to Marrakesh following a presentation from a delegation including representatives of the Moroccan government, national athletics federation and the current World Champion at 400m hurdles, Nezha Bidouane.
Athletics - 08 Jan 2003
National commercial deals for next year's 9th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics are now the biggest in the event's 16-year history, despite the poor health of the sports marketing industry.
Athletics - 15 Nov 2002
IAAF Council, in the first session of a meeting in Monaco, has accepted a bid from the Japanese city of Osaka to host the 11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics in 2007. The proposed dates for the Championship are 24 August to 2 September, subject to Council approval.
Athletics - 16 Sep 2002
Paris - France : IAAF President Lamine Diack announced today that the IAAF Golden League would be cut from seven to six meetings.
Athletics - 01 Aug 2002
Monte Carlo – The IAAF President Lamine Diack has come out in support of British athletes who have lamented the loss of the Commonwealth Games Stadium to football.
Athletics - 26 Jun 2002
UK SPORT TODAY announced the largest ever award from its World Class Events Programme in support of the 9th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics in Birmingham.
Athletics - 15 Apr 2002
In a closely fought competition to stage the 10th edition of the IAAF World Championships in Athletics, the IAAF Council has selected the Finnish capital Helsinki as Host City.
Athletics - 07 Feb 2002
The countdown to the Commonwealth Games has begun. Today Microsoft Ltd announces its sponsorship of UK Athletics' televised events in the build up to the Commonwealth Games. The series of events begins with the Norwich Union Indoor Trials and AAA Championships, to be held in Cardiff on the 2nd and 3rd of February - at which Britain's top athletes battle for selection ahead of the European Indoor Championships in Vienna in early March.
Athletics - 14 Jan 2002
With eight potential candidate cities from six countries preparing to step into the starting blocks for a sprint that will end at the IAAF Council Meeting on April 14 in Nairobi, Monte Carlo was today the stage for the countdown towards the race to host the 2005 IAAF World Championships in Athletics.
Athletics - 11 Dec 2001
World class athletics is returning to the Don Valley Stadium. UK ATHLETICS announced today that it has awarded Sheffield the Norwich Union Classic, Grand Prix II meeting on Sunday 30th June 2002.
Athletics - 30 Mar 2001
Octagon has been appointed by the Asian Amateur Athletic Association (AAAA) as its exclusive marketing agency for AAAA events from January 2002.
Athletics - 18 Jan 2001
British Olympic Association 'Encouraged' by Wembley News
Athletics - 27 Nov 2000
Key Role for Fast Track at 2001 Athletics Championships
Athletics - 22 Nov 2000
European Indoor Athletic Series Signs New Title Sponsor
Athletics - 19 Sep 2000
Melbourne To Host 2001 IAAF Grand Prix Final
Athletics - 07 Jun 2000
IOC President Samaranch and IAAF President Lamine Diack in Turin tomorrow for Dedication of Athletics Stadium to Nebiolo
Athletics - 18 May 2000
Donovan Bailey starts bid to retain Olympic Title at Aqua-Pura Bedford International
Athletics - 03 Apr 2000
World Championships Awarded To Paris (2003) And London (2005) and World Indoors Awarded to Birmingham (2003) And Budapest (2004)
Athletics - 04 May 1999
World Class Athletics Returns To London
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