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Great Britain names squad to face Team Europe at the Great Edinburgh XCountry 15. detsember 2017

Great Britain have named their  squad to face Team Europe and the USA next month at the Great Edinburgh XCountry, a European Athletics Cross Country Permit Meeting, in the Scottish capital’s Holyrood Park on Saturday 13 January.

Urena aiming for a European Athletics Championships decathlon medal 14. detsember 2017

Jorge Urena is now targeting a place on the podium at the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships after the Spanish multi-event exponent’s best year ever in the sport, including going well over the 8000-point barrier in both his decathlons during the summer.

Meet the Young Leaders: Jens Tybout 14. detsember 2017

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


Kids Athletics provides prelude to SPAR European Cross Country Championships 13. detsember 2017

Budding Slovak distance runners between the age of nine and twelve came from across the country and converged on Samorin a day before the SPAR Cross Country Championships, to contest the final of a nationwide Kids Athletics project on Saturday.

Women's 50km race walk added to European Athletics Championships programme 13. detsember 2017

Following its successful introduction at a major championship this summer at the IAAF World Championships London 2017, the women’s 50km race walk has been added to the competition programme for the Berlin 2018 European Athletics Championships.

SPAR European Cross Country Championships highlights 11. detsember 2017

After benign conditions in Chia twelve months ago, sub-zero temperatures and a biting wind greeted the athletes in Samorin at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships. A record number of nations and athletes took part in the 24th edition of the annual championships at the x-bionic sphere which saw a superb day of racing. 

 

 

Berlin moves into view after Samorin draws to a climax 11. detsember 2017

As the year heads towards its conclusion, and the last of the runners leave Samorin, so many will have one destination on their mind: Berlin 2018.

 

Marshall anchors British team to inaugural mixed relay gold in Samorin 10. detsember 2017

Tom Marshall, who was a late replacement for the injured Charlie Grice, led Great Britain to an historic gold medal in the inaugural mixed relay at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Samorin this afternoon.

 

Patience pays dividends for Ozbilen in senior men’s race in Samorin 10. detsember 2017

Turkey won individual gold for the fourth year in a row as Kaan Kigen Ozbilen seized his chance to triumph in the most dramatic of men’s senior races at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Samorin. 

 

Can dominates proceedings in senior women’s race in Samorin 10. detsember 2017

Turkey’s Yasemin Can gave herself the best possible birthday present as she became only the second woman to retain the senior women’s title at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships with another dominant performance.

After near misses, Gressier and Reh strike U23 gold in Samorin 10. detsember 2017

Jimmy Gressier led a French one-two in the men’s U23 race at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Samorin today and then took a leaf out of the copybook of one of his sporting heroes – Portuguese football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.

 

Ingebrigtsen and Knowles-Jones storm to U20 titles in Samorin 10. detsember 2017

When you carry the tag of favourite, it is never easy: the pressure, the expectations, the hope. And that is just what an athlete can put on themselves, never mind what the watching public are ready to see.

President Hansen praises venue for SPAR European Cross Country Championships 09. detsember 2017

The traditional pre-championship press conference for the SPAR European Cross Country Championships was held at the x-bionic resort in Samorin, Slovakia, the venue for the 24th edition of the championships on Sunday (10).

Live streaming available for SPAR European Cross Country Championships 09. detsember 2017

Live streaming of the 24th edition of the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Samorin, Slovakia will be available on the European Athletics website from 8.45am local time on 10 December.

 

Czech Republic poised to make mixed relay history in Samorin 08. detsember 2017

History will be made when the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Samorin stages the inaugural mixed relay on Sunday and the Czech Republic could also create history by winning their first medal in championship history.

 

Reigning and past champions to challenge for senior honours in Samorin 08. detsember 2017

The three most recent champions of the senior men’s race at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships will line up in Samorin on Sunday but with the presence of Turkey’s Polat Arikan Kemboi, Ali Kaya and Aras Kaya comes a contrast to how competitive the 10.18km event will be. 

 

Can bidding for back-to-back senior titles in Samorin 08. detsember 2017

It has been another stupendous year for Turkey’s Yasemin Can and now she has the chance to put a final touch of gloss to her glorious achievements in the senior women’s race at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships. 

French stars confirmed for Meeting de Paris Indoor 07. detsember 2017

World decathlon champion Kevin Mayer will compete at the Meeting de Paris Indoor, a European Athletics Indoor Permit Meeting, on 7 February.

Klosterhalfen and Crippa to challenge for a hat-trick of titles in Samorin 07. detsember 2017

Age has not deterred German distance runner Konstanze Klosterhalfen this year and the latest step in her brilliant progression arrives in Samorin on Sunday.

Focus of attention on Ingebrigtsen and Knowles-Jones in U20 races 06. detsember 2017

Ingebrigtsen looks to complete golden year in Samorin while Knowles-Jones eyes glorious farewell to U20 stage

Bouchikhi and McColgan voted European Athletes of the Month for November 05. detsember 2017

Belgium’s Soufiane Bouchikhi and Great Britain’s Elish McColgan have been voted as the European Athletes of the Month for November.

Guliyev gets ready to chase Mennea's long-standing European 200m record 05. detsember 2017

Ramil Guliyev, short-listed for this year’s European Athlete of the Year after his momentous season and 200m triumph at the IAAF World Championships London 2017, now has the European 200m record and gold at Berlin 2018 as his main targets for next year.

Get married at next year's European Athletics Championships 05. detsember 2017

Getting married is usually the most beautiful day of your life so could there be any better way of saying "I do" than at largest German sporting event of 2018  in Berlin’s awe-inspiring Olympic Stadium and with almost 60,000 groomsmen in the stands?

Skopje to stage European Mountain Running Championships in 2018 04. detsember 2017

The Macedonian capital city of Skopje will stage the 2018 edition of the European Mountain Running Championships on 1 July.


McColgan and Wanders deliver winning performances on the roads 04. detsember 2017

European indoor 3000m bronze medallist Eilish McColgan will look back on 2017 with great pride and now she has another victory - and another course record - to go with her superb success.

Meet the Young Leaders: Katarzyna Wita 04. detsember 2017

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

 

 

Moen smashes European marathon record with 2:05:48 in Fukuoka 03. detsember 2017

Norway has a European record-holder in the marathon after former European U23 10,000m champion Sondre Nordstad Moen created history in the Fukuoka Marathon on Sunday (3) morning, becoming the first European athlete in history to break the 2:06-barrier for the distance.


 

Maslak confirmed for double duty at Czech Indoor Gala in Ostrava 02. detsember 2017

With 17 wins from his last 19 indoor races over 400m and five major gold medals from as many seasons for posterity, Pavel Maslak is without peer on the boards and the Czech is training in Potchefstroom, South Africa ahead of the upcoming season which begins with a full indoor campaign.

Voting is open for European Athlete of the Month: November 2017 01. detsember 2017

The European Athlete of the Month voting for November is underway across our Twitter and Facebook pages

Final entries available for SPAR European Cross Country Championships 01. detsember 2017

The final entries for the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Samorin, Slovakia on 10 December are available to view here.