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SPAR European Cross Country Championships video highlights 09. detsember 2019

The 26th edition of the SPAR European Cross Country Championships were held at the Bela Vista Park in Lisbon and the theme of the day was repeat champions.

Great Britain tops medal table in Lisbon with five titles 08. detsember 2019

Great Britain & NI topped the medal table at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships for the seventh time this decade, winning five gold medals across the programme.

Can wins an unprecedented fourth successive senior women’s title 08. detsember 2019

Yasemin Can has been the dominant force at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships since 2016 but there were question marks over the Turk’s form and fitness heading into this year’s race.

Fsiha defeats the favourites to win senior men’s gold for Sweden 08. detsember 2019

In a race brimming with current and former champions as well as the three individual medallists from Tilburg, the individual gold medal in the senior men’s race at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships went to the athlete who only finished 40th last year.

Gressier and Møller graduate out of the U23 ranks on a golden note 08. detsember 2019

Frenchman Jimmy Gressier became the third Tilburg champion to defend his crown again here today – and he once more celebrated in memorable fashion as he won the U23 title at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships for a third time in a row. 

Ingebrigtsen and Battocletti repeat on the hills in Lisbon 08. detsember 2019

Jakob Ingebrigtsen made it an awesome foursome as he was once more crowned men’s U20 gold medallist at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon this morning.

SPAR European Cross Country Championships press conference highlights 07. detsember 2019

Ahead of the 26th edition of the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon, Portugal on Sunday (8), some of the leading international and domestic athletes shared their thoughts with the media ahead of the competition.

How to follow the SPAR European Cross Country Championships 07. detsember 2019

Live streaming of the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon, Portugal on Sunday (8) will be available courtesy of European Athletics’ International Partner Eurovision Sports on their All-Athletics platform.

Strong opposition awaits reigning champion Ingebrigtsen in Lisbon 06. detsember 2019

The senior men’s race at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships on Sunday (8) always promised to be one of the spectacles of the day and even more so now reigning champion Filip Ingebrigtsen from Norway has fully committed to the championships.

On her comeback from injury, Can targets a fourth European cross country title 06. detsember 2019

Her victory last year only came with a one second winning margin attached to it but Turkey’s Yasemin Can prevailed at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships for the third season in a row.

Reigning champions Gressier and Møller poised for more U23 success 05. detsember 2019

Jimmy Gressier has amassed a faultless record in this intermediate age-group and the Frenchman will be looking to win his third successive title in both the individual U23 and team races at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon on Sunday (8).

Class of 2000 to headline U20 races in Lisbon 05. detsember 2019

A year ago his achievements were unprecedented when he won the U20 crown for the third time at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships and Norway’s Jakob Ingebrigtsen now has the chance to stretch his legacy even further in Lisbon on Sunday (8). 

Javelin just the tip of Mondo's field event ambitions 04. detsember 2019

Almost 300 world records or world best marks have been set on tracks produced by European Athletics Green Inspiration Partner Mondo – and about half of them by European athletes – since their very first one in 1972.

Ingebrigtsens to defend their European cross country titles in Lisbon 04. detsember 2019

Reigning champions Filip and Jakob Ingebrigtsen will defend their titles at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon on Sunday (8).

Familiar faces to spearhead Spain's mixed relay title defence in Lisbon 04. detsember 2019

Spaniards Solange Pereira and Esther Guerrero will be hoping to maintain their 100 percent medal success in the third staging of the mixed relay at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon on Sunday (8).

SPAR European Cross Country Championships: facts and figures 03. detsember 2019

There are only five days to go until the SPAR European Cross Country Championships take place in Lisbon. The European Cross Country Championships date all the way back to 1994 and we have compiled some key facts and figures ahead of the 26th edition of the championships. 

December 2019 issue of Inside Track now available to view and download 02. detsember 2019

​The latest edition of the European Athletics bi-annual newsletter Inside Track is now available and can be viewed as a pdf here.

Ozbilen smashes European record with 2:04:16 in Valencia Marathon 01. detsember 2019

Kaan Kigen Ozbilen from Turkey smashed Mo Farah’s European record in the Valencia Marathon on Sunday (1) morning, clocking 2:04:16 to finish second behind Ethiopian debutant Kinde Atanew who won in a course record of 2:03:51.

Perez prevails at the Cross de la Constitucion 01. detsember 2019

European indoor and outdoor 1500m finalist Marta Perez stepped up in distance to win the senior women’s 7.9km at the Cross de la Constitucion de Aranda de Duero, a European Athletics Cross Country Permit Meeting, on Sunday (1) afternoon.

Final entries available for SPAR European Cross Country Championships 28. november 2019

The final entries for the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon on 8 December have been published and can be viewed under ‘Related Documents.’

Machado to spearhead Portugal’s medal challenge in Lisbon 28. november 2019

Hosts Portugal have declared a team of 37 athletes for the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon on 8 December.

Lalova-Collio and Tuka crowned 2019 Balkan Athletes of the Year 28. november 2019

Ivet Lalova-Collio from Bulgaria and Amel Tuka from Bosnia & Herzegovina were crowned 2019 Balkan Athletes of the Year at an award ceremony in Arandjelovac, Serbia on Wednesday (27).

Italy and France confirm teams for SPAR European Cross Country Championships 27. november 2019

Italy’s Yemaneberhan Crippa will be challenging for his fifth individual medal at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon on 8 December.

Wanders to compete at SPAR European Cross Country Championships 27. november 2019

European 10km and half marathon record-holder Julien Wanders from Switzerland will compete at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships for the first time since he was a junior in Lisbon on 8 December.

European Athletics presents RunCzech with a special award 27. november 2019

This year RunCzech extended its EuroHeroes project for elite European distance runners and the initiative hasn’t gone by unnoticed. At the recent European Athletics Council meeting in Istanbul, European Athletics presented RunCzech with an award for its achievement.

With Tokyo's stadium completed, European athletes can focus on the track 26. november 2019

It may have slipped slightly under the radar in Europe but the construction work on Tokyo’s National Stadium was officially announced by the Japan Sports Council as having been completed last week on Tuesday 19 November.

 

Will Spain recapture the senior men’s team title in Lisbon? 26. november 2019

Spain has named a full size team for the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon on 8 December.

Butchart heads 40-strong British team for Lisbon 26. november 2019

Olympic 5000m finalist Andrew Butchart headlines a 40-strong British team for the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Lisbon, Portugal on 8 December.

Ireland names full size team for SPAR European Cross Country Championships 25. november 2019

Hosts of the 2020 edition, Ireland will be fielding full teams in all six individual events, along with a mixed relay team, to Lisbon for this year’s SPAR European Cross Country Championships on 8 December.

Dominant McCormack lands her ninth Irish cross country title in Abbotstown 25. november 2019

Fionnuala McCormack is one of the great stars of the SPAR European Cross Country Championships, having won the senior individual title in 2011 and 2012, and she celebrated her ninth Irish cross country crown in Abbotstown on Sunday (25).