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Six anticipated highlights at this weekend's national indoor championships 28. veebruar 2020

The indoor season in Europe reaches its conclusion this weekend with many countries staging their domestic indoor championships, including France, Poland, Spain and Greece.

In-form Mihaljevic lands another big mark in Belgrade 28. veebruar 2020

Filip Mihaljevic capped his breakthrough indoor season with another Croatian record in the shot put at the Serbian Open Indoor Meeting in Belgrade on Thursday (27) evening, the final European Athletics Indoor Permit Meeting of the season.

Klosterhalfen shatters European indoor 5000m record with 14:30.79 in Boston 28. veebruar 2020

World 5000m bronze medallist Konstanze Klosterhalfen decimated the European indoor 5000m record at the BU Last Chance Invitational in Boston last night.

Single session tickets for Paris 2020 available to purchase 28. veebruar 2020

Single session tickets have gone on sale for the Paris 2020 European Athletics Championships which takes place from 25-30 August.

Israeli athletes seek to inspire the next generation 27. veebruar 2020

A special project initiated by the Israeli Athletics Association (IAA) is seeking to bring together Israel's top female athletes and the next generation of Israeli athletes. 

Excellent men’s shot put to take centre stage in Belgrade 26. veebruar 2020

The final Indoor Permit Meeting of the 2020 season takes place tomorrow (27) evening in Belgrade, the host city of the 2017 European Athletics Indoor Championships and the 2022 World Indoor Championships.

Klymets and Kokhan spearhead Ukraine’s team for the European Throwing Cup 26. veebruar 2020

Iryna Klymets and Myhaylo Kokhan will ensure Ukraine will be competitive in both the men’s and women’s hammer competitions at the European Throwing Cup in Leiria, Portugal on 21-22 March.

Croatian contender: Filip Mihaljevic looking to be a big shot 25. veebruar 2020

Competition to be Europe’s number one shot putter is currently very fierce. Last year, three me went over 22 metres or more but Croatia’s Filip Mihaljevic was not too far behind with a national record 21.84m and his indoor exploits have elevated him into medal consideration for the Paris 2020 European Athletics Championships.

Remember when...Gent staged the 2000 European Athletics Indoor Championships 25. veebruar 2020

Two decades ago, the 26th edition of the European Athletics Indoor Championships got underway in the Belgian city of Gent.

Bosworth sets a world leading time in the 5000m race walk in Glasgow 24. veebruar 2020

Tom Bosworth could not hide his delight after winning the 5000m race walk in a national record and world lead at the British Indoor Championships in Glasgow on Saturday.

Mihambo wins long jump and finishes second in the 60m in Leipzig 24. veebruar 2020

Germany’s Malaika Mihambo showed how well all elements of her long jump are coming together on the road to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and the Paris 2020 European Athletics Championships.

Duplantis concludes superlative indoor season with 6.01m in Clermont-Ferrand 24. veebruar 2020

The prospective world record height of 6.19m once again proved stubborn for Armand Duplantis at the All-Star Perche in Clermont-Ferrand but he concluded his indoor season by clearing six metres or higher for the fifth successive competition.

Mahuchikh soars over 2.01m at Ukrainian Indoor Championships 23. veebruar 2020

Yaroslava Mahuchikh surpassed the 2.00m-barrier for the third time this season at the Ukrainian Indoor Championships in Sumy on Saturday (22) afternoon.

Zhoya scorches to a world indoor U20 60m hurdles record in Miramas 23. veebruar 2020

The incredible Sasha Zhoya smashed yet another age-group record at the French Indoor U20 Championships in Miramas on Saturday (23).

Mihaljevic and Swiety-Ersetic clinch Tour titles with wins in Madrid 22. veebruar 2020

Croatian shot putter Filip Mihaljevic and Poland’s 2018 European 400m champion Justyna Swiety-Ersetic added $20,000 to their bank accounts after wins at the final World Athletics Indoor Tour meeting in Madrid saw them top the standings in their respective disciplines on Friday (21) night.

Duplantis: "I am not promising anything but I advise you to watch!" 21. veebruar 2020

Armand Duplantis cleared 6.07m in Lievin on Wednesday (19) night before serving an important reminder to the world that he is still human with three unsuccessful attempts at a prospective world record height of 6.19m.

One month to go - 2020 European Throwing Cup 21. veebruar 2020

Such was the brilliance of Belarusians Hanna Malyshik and Tatsiana Khaladovich at last year’s European Throwing Cup, their early season world leading distances very much stood the test of time.

Seven anticipated highlights at this weekend's national indoor championships 21. veebruar 2020

Who to follow and how to follow a busy weekend of national indoor championships action with Germany, Italy, Great Britain, Ukraine and Czech Republic among the countries to be staging their domestic championships. 

Martinot-Lagarde powers to 7.47 clocking in the 60m hurdles in Lievin 20. veebruar 2020

Pascal Martinot-Lagarde hadn’t run faster than 7.61 in his six races prior to the Meeting Hauts-de-France Pas-de-Calais in Liévin on Wednesday (19) night but the Frenchman showed some of his finest form in front of a capacity home crowd.

Become a volunteer at the Paris 2020 European Athletics Championships 19. veebruar 2020

More than 1400 volunteers are required to contribute to the success and the running of the Paris 2020 European Athletics Championships by filling a broad spectrum of roles both before and during the championships from 25-30 August.

Mondo breaks two world records with assistance from Mondo 18. veebruar 2020

The sporting headlines around the world have been captured in the last 10 days by the feats of Armand Duplantis,

Still only 20, the 2018 European champion – widely known by his childhood nickname Mondo – has taken more than just the athletics world by storm by breaking the pole vault world record on consecutive Saturdays. By coincidence, both world records by the Swede were in stadia with surfaces provided by the European Athletics Green Inspiration Partner Mondo.

Thiam opens season in the 60m hurdles at Belgian Indoor Championships 17. veebruar 2020

The Belgian Indoor Championships in Gent this weekend were highlighted by a national indoor pole vault record by Fanny Smets who improved her mark to 4.40m and the return of reigning Olympic and European heptathlon champion Nafissatou Thiam. 

Pezer makes it a double in the shot put in Istanbul 17. veebruar 2020

It has been seven years since Mesud Pezer from Bosnia & Herzegovina won shot put gold at the European Athletics U20 Championships but two fine displays in Istanbul this weekend showed that he could be in contention for a senior medal of some description at the Paris 2020 European Athletics Championships.

Robert-Michon sets a world lead of 64.14m to qualify for her sixth Olympics 17. veebruar 2020

France’s Melina Robert-Michon produced her best throw in nearly three years at the French Winter Throwing Championships in Salon-de-Provence on Sunday (16).

Gressier smashes European 5km record with 13:18 in Monaco 16. veebruar 2020

Multiple European cross country champion Jimmy Gressier from France set his first European record on Sunday (16) morning at the Monaco Run 5km.

Reekie maintains momentum with 1500m victory in Glasgow 15. veebruar 2020

It is proving to be the most sensational indoor season for Jemma Reekie and she continued her excellent start to the year by storming to a brilliant win in the 1500m in 4:04.07 against a world class field at the Muller Indoor Grand Prix in Glasgow on Saturday (15) afternoon.

Duplantis improves world pole vault record to 6.18m in Glasgow 15. veebruar 2020

Armand Duplantis broke the pole vault world record for the second Saturday running when he soared to an amazing 6.18m on his first attempt at the Glasgow Indoor Grand Prix this afternoon.

Home favourite Mihambo delivers a world lead of 7.07m in Berlin 14. veebruar 2020

Reigning European and world long jump champion Malaika Mihambo said at the pre-event press conference that she was aiming to surpass the seven metre-line at the ISTAF Indoor in Berlin on Friday (14) and she duly delivered in front of her home audience.

Mihambo aiming to surpass the seven metre-barrier in Berlin 13. veebruar 2020

Three Olympic champions and one world champion are among the principal stars in action at the ISTAF Indoor, a European Athletics Indoor Permit Meeting, which takes place in the Mercedes Benz Arena in Berlin before a crowd of 12,500 spectators on Friday (14).

Home favourites Healy and Mageean command the spotlight in Athlone 13. veebruar 2020

There was widespread European success at the AIT Grand Prix in Athlone on Wednesday (12) evening and the programme was highlighted by two well-received Irish victories on the track.