Euroopa Kergejõustikuliidu uudised (inglise keeles)

Linke will be the one to catch in Podebrady 27. aprill 2017

Two years ago, Christopher Linke celebrated gold at the European Race Walking Cup in Murcia as part of the triumphant German team and in less than a month, he will be eyeing individual success as he returns to one of the biggest events on the calendar.



Belgrade 2017 sees a big jump in TV viewing figures 27. aprill 2017

TV audience figures for the Belgrade 2017 European Athletics Indoor Championships showed a big increase over the numbers posted for the previous edition held in Prague two years ago.

Samorin to welcome Europe’s best cross country runners 26. aprill 2017

Twelve months after warm and humid conditions were on offer in Chia, sub-zero temperatures could be on the forecast when Samorin - situated around 15km to the south-east of Bratislava - stages the 25th SPAR European Cross Country Championships on 10 December.

Toth makes a winning comeback on the road to Podebrady 25. aprill 2017

World and Olympic 50km walk champion Matej Toth made a solid comeback to racing this weekend by claiming his ninth Slovakian title in the 20km walk.


European Athletics Council to make historic decisions in Paris 25. aprill 2017

The European Athletics Council, led by President Svein Arne Hansen, will meet in Paris from Friday 28 April to Sunday 30 April and a number of decisions with historic significance to the sport in Europe are expected to be made.

Calling on volunteers for the Euro Champs 2018 25. aprill 2017

The volunteer search has started with more than a year to go until the 24th European Athletics Championships in Berlin.

Germany celebrate relay gold in the Bahamas 24. aprill 2017

Led by Rebekka Haase, a triple gold medallist at the last European Athletics U23 Championships in Tallinn, Germany’s women sprinters produced one of the nation's greatest results to win gold in the 4x100m at the 3rd IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas on Sunday night.

Augusto's record bid in Hamburg 22. aprill 2017

It is a big weekend for the marathon and one European woman believes she can create her own piece of history.

Meet the Young Leaders: Spela Hus 21. aprill 2017

As part of our new series, we have interviewed members of the European Athletics Young Leaders Youth Team. 

Five memorable European relay moments 21. aprill 2017

The World Relays begin on Saturday and European sprinters have travelled to Nassau in sizeable numbers. Not only are global medals up for grabs this weekend, automatic entry to the World Championships in London is guaranteed for teams finishing in the top-eight in the men’s and women’s 4x100m and 4x400m.



The Lodz Marathon: the loudest marathon in Poland! 21. aprill 2017

The DOZ Marathon Lodz 2017, a five-star certified race by European Athletics Running for All, promises to be the 'Loudest Marathon in Poland'.



Pavey's marathon challenge is just the next step 21. aprill 2017

The extraordinary athletics career of Jo Pavey begins its next chapter on Sunday morning – and so much of it is down to the moment she became a European champion.

Gudzius sets European-leading mark in Kaunas 20. aprill 2017

Lithuania’s Andrius Gudzius set an early season European-leading mark of 67.38m on home soil in Kaunas to move to second on the world lists behind Jamaica’s Fedrick Dacres (68.88m).

Kerr takes a giant leap in the 1500m 18. aprill 2017

His tenacity and power brought him gold in the 1500m at the European Athletics Junior Championships in Eskilstuna in 2015 and now Josh Kerr really has joined the world-class brigade.

Media Accreditation open for Podebrady 2017 13. aprill 2017

Media accreditation is now open for members of the press - written, television, radio and photographers - wishing to cover the European Race Walking Cup in Podebrady, Czech Republic on 21 May.

Six reasons to run the Kosice Marathon 13. aprill 2017

Didn’t get an entry into the Berlin Marathon? Don’t worry! The Kosice Peace Marathon, which is a five-star certified race by European Athletics Running for All, takes place the following weekend on 1 October. 

Tamberi is back on the road to the big time 13. aprill 2017

It was one of the most heartbreaking athletics moments of 2016 - the cries of pain and despair of Italian high jumper Gianmarco Tamberi suffering injury in Monaco that ruled him out of the Olympic Games.

Schippers: “I hope to improve my 100m PB in 2017” 13. aprill 2017

Dafne Schippers has a world title to defend over 200m in London but the 24-year-old will still be placing just as much emphasis on the 100m this summer.

Meet the Young Leaders: Michele Fortunato 12. aprill 2017

As part of our new series, we have interviewed members of the European Athletics Young Leaders Youth Team. They were all nominated by their federations to take part in the Young Leaders Forum in Amsterdam last summer and are all recognised as potential leaders of our sport in years to come.

Zunic is a record-breaker 11. aprill 2017

Croatian shot putter Stipe Zunic has been knocking on the door of major honours for the last three years and on Sunday in Split he showed his wait might be over.

Moen bridges a 30-year marathon gap 10. aprill 2017

Norwegian athletics is celebrating an amazing weekend of two national records, one of which had stood for almost 30 years.

Linke shows he is up for the cup 10. aprill 2017

Christopher Linke made quite a mark at the Podebrady walking meeting on Saturday ahead of the city hosting the European Race Walking Cup on what was a great day of action.

Hansen visits Hungarian Federation 08. aprill 2017

European Athletics President Svein Arne Hansen visited the Magyar Atlétikai Szovetség – the Hungarian athletics federation – on Friday to discuss the state of the sport in one of European Athletics’ most senior Member Federations.

Kyiv Half Marathon embraces the Eurovision Song Contest 07. aprill 2017

The Nova Poshta Kyiv Half Marathon will take on a musical theme when this year’s race - a five-star certified race by European Athletics Running for All - takes place on 9 April. 

Volunteer for the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships 07. aprill 2017

Volunteer registration for the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships is now open with over 2,000 available positions.

Lopez back to defend his European crown 07. aprill 2017

Two years ago, Spain’s Miguel Angel Lopez experienced one of the greatest moments of his life when he won 20km gold at the European Race Walking Cup on the roads close of home in Murcia.

94-year-old finishes Asda Foundation City of Lincoln 10K 05. aprill 2017

The Asda Foundation City of Lincoln 10K was staged for the 21st time on Sunday and the annual event is as popular as ever among the local running fraternity as thousands took part in a race which has been given a five-star certification rating by European Athletics Running for All.  

Lavillenie is flying high again 04. aprill 2017

Six weeks after being forced to end his indoor season because of injury, Renaud Lavillenie could not be more optimistic about what lies ahead.

Duplantis vaults his way into history 03. aprill 2017

It was moment Sweden´s Armand Duplantis will never forget and a signal to the sport of what a star he is set to become. On Saturday at the Texas Relays in Austin, Duplantis broke the World Under-20 pole vault record by soaring over at 5.90m – at the age of just 17.

Commissions meet at House of European Athletics 03. aprill 2017

The Event & Competition Commission and the Development Commission conducted their respective meetings in Lausanne over the weekend.