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The Match Europe v USA Minsk 2019 website is now live 20. mai 2019

The website for The Match Europe v USA Minsk 2019 is now live and in addition to news about this historic contest, which will be staged in the Belarus capital on 9-10 September, there is also the opportunity to purchase to tickets and find out more about the host city itself

Fast early season times for Hughes and Lalova-Collio 20. mai 2019

European 100m champion Zharnel Hughes will look to make a similar impact on the global stage at the IAAF World Championships in Doha later this year and the 23-year-old won at the Meeting de Guadeloupe in Baie Mahault on Saturday (19).

Thiam returns from injury with a 200m lifetime best in the build-up to Talence 20. mai 2019

Nafissatou Thiam might not be defending her crown in Gotzis this weekend but she has nonetheless sent out an impressive message of intent in this IAAF World Championship year. 

Vaiciukeviciute powers to home glory in the 20km race walk in Alytus 19. mai 2019

The women’s 20km race walk at the European Race Walking Cup in Alytus, Lithuania on Sunday (19) produced the race of the day - and the result of the day if you are Lithuanian.

Giorgi sets a European record of 4:04:50 on her 50km debut in Alytus 19. mai 2019

Eleonora Giorgi lived up to her billing to claim a first European Race Walking Cup title as well as a European record over 50km on her debut at the distance and with temperatures hovering around 25C by the finish.

 

Diniz smashes 50km championship record on his comeback race in Alytus 19. mai 2019

Yohann Diniz proved was yet again a worthy champion when he again walked solo - this time to a championship record at the European Race Walking Cup in Alytus, Lithuania on Sunday (19).

Pre-race favourites Rachik and Fisikovici prevail in Karlovy Vary 19. mai 2019

Fresh from setting lifetime bests in the London Marathon last month, Yassine Rachik and Lilia Fisikovici were in winning form at the Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon, a five-star certified road race by European Athletics Running for All, on Saturday (18) evening. 

Hofmann sets a world-leading 87.55m in Shanghai 18. mai 2019

German javelin throwers have dominated the men's event over the last three seasons with Thomas Rohler winning the 2016 Olympic and 2018 European titles and Johannes Vetter winning the 2017 world title.

 

Live streaming available for European Race Walking Cup 17. mai 2019

The Alytus 2019 European Race Walking Cup on 19 May will be streamed live without restrictions here from 6:00am local time (7:00am CET) on Sunday.

Strong international opposition awaits Czech stars in Prague 17. mai 2019

Meeting headliners Zuzana Hejnova and Pavel Maslak will face tough international competition when they compete at the Josef Odlozil Memorial in Prague, the opening European Athletics Classic Permit Meeting of the summer, on 3 June.

Final entries available for ECCC Track & Field Group A and B 16. mai 2019

The final entries for the ECCC Track & Field Group A and B are now available to view and can be found under Related Documents.



Diniz to return to international competition in the 50km race walk in Alytus 16. mai 2019

You can never be sure what you’re going to get with Yohann Diniz which makes the 50km race walk at the European Race Walking Cup in Alytus, Lithuania on Sunday (19) all the more exciting.

Italians Palmisano and Giorgi poised to challenge for double gold in Alytus 16. mai 2019

Two years ago in Podebrady there was only one Italian winner but there is a high chance there could be two at the European Race Walking Cup in Alytus, Lithuania on Sunday (19).

EuroHeroes initiative to launch in 2019 at the Karlovy Vary Half Marathon 15. mai 2019

The Mattoni Karlovy Vary Half Marathon which takes place on Saturday (18) is one of four RunCzech races in 2019 to support the EuroHeroes initiative which came into being last year

Time-staggered starts make athletics debut at DNA test event 15. mai 2019

For the first time in athletics history, time-staggered start gates were used on Tuesday (14) during the final test event for Dynamic New Athletics (DNA), the new competition format created by European Athletics for the 2nd European Games Minsk 2019

Historian and statistician Quercetani passes away at the age of 97 14. mai 2019

European Athletics is saddened to hear of the passing of renowned athletics historian and statistician Roberto Luigi Quercetani who passed away on Monday (13) at the age of 97.

Media accreditation open for Boras 2019 European Athletics U20 Championships 14. mai 2019

Written press, non-rights holders and photographers are now invited to apply for accreditation for the Boras 2019 European Athletics U20 Championships which takes place from 18-21 July.

IAAF World Relays bring back memories of first Mondo world record 13. mai 2019

What would the Italian sprint great Pietro Mennea have thought about the IAAF World Relays, whose 2019 edition was staged in Yokohama, Japan over the weekend? 

Farah to defend Vitality London 10000 title; Muir to debut in the Westminster Mile 13. mai 2019

Mo Farah and Laura Muir will be among the star attractions in the elite races at the Vitality Westminster Mile and Vitality London 10000, both five-star certified events by European Athletics Running for All, on 26-27 May.

Swiety-Ersetic anchors Poland to victory in the 4x400m in Yokohama 13. mai 2019

Justyna Swiety-Ersetic has anchored Poland to European indoor and outdoor 4x400m relay titles over the last nine months and they were to add to their title haul at the IAAF World Relays in Yokohama, Japan on Sunday (12).

Duplantis improves his world lead to 6.00m in Fayetteville 13. mai 2019

The bar hardly rattled and when he climbed up off the mat to see it still intact, Armand Duplantis began pumping the air. In an instant he fell to his knees in delight as another landmark in his sensational young career started to sink in.

European Athletics’ first female Vice President Strasser passes away at 85 11. mai 2019

European Athletics is very saddened to hear of the passing of Erika Strasser, the first woman to be elected onto the European Athletics Council before becoming the first female Vice President, at the age of 85.

Duplantis and Rocha voted European Athletes of the Month for April 2019 10. mai 2019

Sweden’s Armand Duplantis and Portugal’s Carla Salome Rocha both came out on top of the Athlete of the Month voting for April.

Final entries for the 2019 European Race Walking Cup now available 09. mai 2019

The final entries for the Alytus 2019 European Race Walking Cup on 19 May are now available and can be found under Related Documents.

Tzenggo surpasses world U18 javelin best in Ioannina 09. mai 2019

Greece’s Elina Tzenggo surpassed the world U18 javelin best with the 500g implement at the Greek Schools Championships in Ioannina on Wednesday (8).

Lasitskene and Levchenko confirmed for Tubingen Soundtrack Meeting 08. mai 2019

Reigning world and European high jump champion Mariya Lasitskene headlines a stellar line-up at the Tubingen Soundtrack Meeting, a European Athletics Outdoor Classic Permit Meeting, on 22 June.

Mahuchikh focused on clinching the European U20 title amid senior success 08. mai 2019

Ukraine’s Yaroslava Mahuchikh has two seasons left in the U20 ranks but the 17-year-old has already created her fair share of headlines in senior competitions this season.

Media accreditation open for Gavle 2019 European Athletics U23 Championships 07. mai 2019

Written press, non-rights holders and photographers are now invited to apply for accreditation for the Gavle 2019 European Athletics U23 Championships which takes place on 11-14 July.

Voting is open for European Athlete of the Month: April 2019 07. mai 2019

The men’s and women’s European Athlete of the Month voting for April is now underway across Twitter, Facebook and Instagram

Bubka's outdoor best of 6.14m set to celebrate its silver anniversary 07. mai 2019

Sergey Bubka’s world and European outdoor pole vault best of 6.14m is one of the most enduring marks in the record books and will celebrate its silver anniversary on 31 July.