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Tortu clocks a wind-aided 9.97 100m in Rieti 24. mai 2019

Reigning European U20 100m champion Filippo Tortu began his individual season in excellent form, running faster than his Italian 100m record of 9.99 in Rieti on Friday (24).

Live streaming available for ECCC Track & Field Group A 24. mai 2019

The ECCC Track & Field Group A in Castelló in Spain will be streamed live this weekend.

Spotakova returns to competition with 63.85m in Kolin 24. mai 2019

In her first competition since August 2017, Barbora Spotakova sent the javelin out to 63.85m in Kolin in the Czech Republic on Thursday (23) evening.

Guliyev to spearhead Fenerbahce’s title challenge in Castelló 23. mai 2019

A mere 4.5 points divided Enka and Sport Lisboa e Benfica at the European Champions Clubs Cup Group A in Birmingham a year ago and this weekend, Fenerbahce Sport Club will look to maintain the success of their fellow Turkish team.

Enka poised to challenge reigning champions Sporting Clube de Portugal 23. mai 2019

Only six points separated the top three teams on the women’s side at the ECCC Track & Field Group A in Castelló, Spain twelve months ago and there is a strong likelihood this year’s title will only be decided by the conclusion of the 4x400m relay.

Muir confirmed for the 800m at the Meeting de Montreuil 23. mai 2019

Great Britain’s Laura Muir is confirmed for the Meeting de Montreuil, a European Athletics Classic Permit Meeting, on 11 June which will be her first race on French soil since the Paris Diamond League in 2016 when she set a British 1500m record of 3:55.22.

Poděbrady to stage European Race Walking Team Championships in 2021, 2023 and 2025 22. mai 2019

The European Athletics Executive Board has announced that Poděbrady in the Czech Republic will stage the next three editions of the European Race Walking Team Championships in 2021, 2023 and 2025.

Giorgi keeps all options open after breaking the European 50km race walk record 22. mai 2019

European Race Walking Cup champion Eleonora Giorgi discovered just how tough walking 50 kilometres is on Sunday (19) in Alytus when the event was held as part of the European Race Walking Cup programme for the first time.

Mondo makes Magaluf a reference point for relays 21. mai 2019

It has yet to stage a major international athletics meeting but it could only be a matter of time before the Mondo surface at the Pista de Atletismo de Magaluf – which translates as the Magaluf athletics track – on the Spanish Balearic island of Mallorca stages its first European Athletics competition.


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 Belarusian 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 (18).

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 he was a worthy champion again when he 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.