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Ingebrigtsen smashes 39-year-old European U20 mile record in Eugene 27. mai 2018

A year after announcing himself on the senior stage by becoming the youngest athlete to break four minutes for the mile, Norway’s Jakob Ingebrigtsen took his teenage career to another extraordinary level on the same Hayward Field track in Eugene on Saturday.

 

Rohler leads another German clean sweep in Eugene 26. mai 2018

From the moment Germany’s Andreas Hofmann picked up the javelin at the third IAAF Diamond League meeting of the season on Friday evening in Eugene, it was always going to be a special competition.

Germany names marathon team for European Championships 25. mai 2018

Germany has named a team of eleven runners for the marathon at the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships from 7-12 August.

Live streaming available for ECCC Track & Field Group A 25. mai 2018

Live streaming will be available for the ECCC Track & Field Group A in Birmingham on 26-27 May.

Lalova-Collio to challenge for a sprint double in Birmingham 24. mai 2018

Istanbul-based club Enka has named a strong men’s team and they will also be strong contenders in the women’s division at the ECCC Track & Field Group A in Birmingham on 26-27 May.

European champion Copello set to lead Enka’s charge in Birmingham 24. mai 2018

Istanbul-based club Enka eked out a winning margin of eight points at the ECCC Track & Field Group A in Mersin, Turkey two years ago ahead of Playas de Castellon and Sport Lisboa e Benfica and these three teams are expected to contend for the title again at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham this weekend.

Tortu just misses Mennea’s Italian 100m record in Savona 24. mai 2018

The Italian 100m record was set nearly two decades before Filippo Tortu was born but this long-standing mark could be the property of the reigning European U20 100m champion before the end of the season.

European 10,000m Cup video highlights 24. mai 2018

The European 10,000m Cup was held in conjunction with the Night of the 10,000m PBs at the Parliament Hill Athletics Track in north-west London on Saturday (19).

The best is yet to come for Hortelano 23. mai 2018

It would have been more than understandable if Bruno Hortelano showed signs of lacking race sharpness on his season’s debut in Tenerife on Saturday (19).

President Hansen attends Royal Run in Copenhagen 22. mai 2018

European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen attended the Royal Run in Copenhagen on Monday (21) which saw nearly 64,000 people take part in events across the programme.

European runners reign supreme in the Karlovy Vary Half Marathon 21. mai 2018

European runners took the spoils at the Karlovy Vary Half Marathon on Saturday (19) as RunCzech, with the support of European Athletics, launched the EuroHeroes initiative which aims to promote elite long distance running in Czech Republic and Europe more widely.

Hortelano returns to competition with a 400m lifetime best in Tenerife 21. mai 2018

It has been almost two years since his last race and Bruno Hortelano could not hide his emotions as he made a triumphant return to athletics on Saturday (19).

Hofmann improves to 91.44m in Rehlingen 21. mai 2018

Andreas Hofmann demonstrated once more on Sunday (20) what a challenger he is going to be to German teammates Johannes Vetter and Thomas Rohler at this summer’s European Championships in Berlin.

The Night of the 10,000m PBs has the perfect formula to engage the masses 20. mai 2018

In the official programme for the Night of the 10,000 PBs in north-west London on Saturday (19), European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen talked of the future of the sport ahead of the event which incorporated the European 10,000m Cup.

 

Chemtai Salpeter sets 31:33.03 world lead to win the European 10,000m Cup 20. mai 2018

The women’s race at the European 10,000m Cup in London on Saturday (19) evening followed the script as Israel’s pre-race favourite Lonah Chemtai Salpeter forged her way to victory in a world-leading time and national record of 31:33.03.

 

Ringer judges it brilliantly to win European 10,000m Cup title 20. mai 2018

With a lap to go at the end of a thrilling men’s race in the European 10,000m Cup in London on Saturday (19), Frenchman Mourad Amdouni hit the bell a stride, maybe two, ahead of Germany’s Richard Ringer. It was going to be a final lap to remember.

 

Live streaming available for European 10,000m Cup 18. mai 2018

Fans will be able to watch the European 10,000m Cup at the Parliament Hill Athletics Track in Highgate, London on 19 May live through a number of options.

 

Final entries confirmed for ECCC Track & Field Group A and Group B 17. mai 2018

Final entries are available for the ECCC Track & Field Group A in Birmingham and Group B in Tampere under “related documents.”


Will Spain clinch another clean sweep at the European 10,000m Cup? 17. mai 2018

When the gun fires for the European 10,000m Cup ‘A’ race on the cool of Saturday (19) evening at the Parliament Hill Athletics Track in London, Spain’s Juan Perez may look across at his rivals and think: maybe my time is now.

Lithuania becomes 2nd Member Federation to complete Focus Federation Programme 16. mai 2018

Lithuania became the second European Athletics Member Federation to take part in the Focus Federation Programme when it presented to the 151st European Athletics Council meeting recently in Berlin.

Two dream weddings to take place in the Berlin Olympic Stadium 16. mai 2018

Love is in the air! At the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships, part of the inaugural multi-sport European Championships with co-hosts Glasgow from 2-12 August, two couples will get married in the Berlin Olympic Stadium.

Chemtai Salpeter to chase European 10,000m Cup title in London 16. mai 2018

Israel might not have a particularly rich tradition in long distance running but there could be something to celebrate at the European 10,000m Cup at the Parliament Hill Athletics Track in London on 19 May when Lonah Chemtai Salpeter takes to the start-line in the women’s race.

Media registration for Győr 2018 European Athletics U18 Championships now open 16. mai 2018

European Athletics has launched the Media registration procedure for press and photographers for the Győr 2018 European Athletics U18 Championships.

Getting to know Yaroslava Mahuchikh 15. mai 2018

Ukraine’s excellent tradition in the high jump looks set to be extended over the next decade and more not only by reigning world silver medallist Yuliya Levchenko but also 16-year-old phenomenon Yaroslava Mahuchikh.

RunCzech’s EuroHeroes initiative to launch in Karlovy Vary Half Marathon 14. mai 2018

The sixth edition of the Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon which takes place on 19 May has drawn runners from all over Europe to the spa town.

 

 

Mayer smashes shot put lifetime best on the road to Berlin 14. mai 2018

Competing in his hometown of Montpellier on Saturday (12), Kevin Mayer smashed his lifetime best in the shot put in his first competition since winning the heptathlon title at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham.

Schwanitz makes a statement on her return to competition in Halle 14. mai 2018

After becoming a mother to twins last July, Christina Schwanitz returned to competition in brilliant style on Sunday (13) to set the tone for what could become one of the stories of the summer.


Herman tops European lists with 12.74 clocking in Montgeron 14. mai 2018

World and European U20 100m hurdles champion Elvira Herman will be in contention for her first senior medal at the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships later this summer after producing one of the highlights of the afternoon at the Meeting Elite de Montgeron on Sunday (13).

RunCzech celebrates one millionth finisher in Prague Marathon 13. mai 2018

RunCzech celebrated a substantial milestone in the Volkswagen Prague Marathon last Sunday (6) as the organisers welcomed home the millionth finisher in race series history.

 

Prescod rises up the ranks with shock win in Shanghai 12. mai 2018

Great Britain’s Reece Prescod produced the biggest victory of his career thus far from lane nine in the 100m at the Shanghai Diamond League on Saturday (13).