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Athletics - 10 Aug 2017 - Agency
Thursday 10th August 2017, London, UK: The Sports Consultancy is delighted to announce that, in just over a year since it was appointed as the exclusive UK rights marketing agent for the sale of all sponsorship rights for the World Para Athletics Championships, and also sourcing National suppliers for the IAAF World Championships London 2017, they have achieved excellent sponsorship sales.
Athletics - 03 Aug 2017 - Media rights
Once again and more than ever, the African continent will have to demonstrate its true athletic abilities at the 16th edition of the IAAF World Championships organized in London from 4-13 August 2017.
Athletics - 01 Feb 2010 - Agency
29 January - Having announced its first major signing earlier in the week, with a lucrative agreement with Sweden’s largest terrestrial broadcasters, TV4 and SVT, Stockholm based IEC in Sports has now concluded important deals with major broadcasters in Greece and Portugal.
Athletics - 27 Jan 2010 - Agency
Following its recent unprecedented grant of the broadcast rights in Europe and Africa (*) to the prestigious IAAF World Athletics Series 2010 to 2013, IEC in Sports, the Stockholm-based International Sports Rights Agency, is delighted to announce the conclusion of its first agreement for this major athletics package.
Athletics - 05 Dec 2008 - Agency
Stockholm, 5 December 2008: IEC in Sports has exercised its option and renewed the television distribution agreement with the FBK-Games (IAAF Grand Prix Event) in Hengelo, Netherlands.
Athletics - 16 Jan 2008
The IAAF is pleased to announce that it has appointed two major international companies to further develop and enhance the brand and identity for the IAAF.
Athletics - 25 Aug 2006
Monte-Carlo - In light of the Media interest surrounding the Justin Gatlin (USA) case and the misreporting of statements made by IAAF representatives, the IAAF wishes to clarify the situation:
Athletics - 10 Aug 2006
The IAAF wishes to confirm that it is investigating, in conjunction with its partner, the United States Anti-Doping Agency, the activities of coach, Trevor Graham.
Athletics - 07 Dec 2004
UK Athletics (UKA) has signed three deals for its series of televised events in 2005.
Athletics - 27 Apr 2004
UK Athletics (UKA) is on the hunt for a second major commercial partner to be involved at every level of the sport and sit alongside existing sponsor Norwich Union.
Athletics - 31 Mar 2004
Following its new marketing strategy under which it will have direct control over its commercial rights, the European Athletic Association EAA has appointed Stefan Kleine-Erfkamp as Director of Marketing and Events and made an arrangement with the marketing agency Navigator for marketing support.
Athletics - 18 Mar 2004
UK ATHLETICS has signed a deal with fitness technology brand POWERbreathe that will see every member of the British team receive the benefits of a device described as 'dumbbells for diaphragm'.
Athletics - 02 Mar 2004
THE FIRST major athletics event in the Northwest since the 2002 Commonwealth Games has led to a flurry of commercial activity in the area.
Athletics - 01 Mar 2004
THE FIRST major athletics event in the Northwest since the 2002 Commonwealth Games has led to a flurry of commercial activity in the area.
Athletics - 25 Feb 2004
Statement from Richard W. Pound, WADA’s President, regarding the announcement by UK Athletics of Dwain Chambers’ sanction:
Athletics - 26 Jan 2004
The Bank of Scotland is extending its support of Scottish athletics with a significant investment in the Norwich Union International at Kelvin Hall in Glasgow on Saturday 24th January. It's the third time that the Bank of Scotland has been involved in UK Athletics televised events in Scotland.
Athletics - 23 Jan 2004
IEC in Sports has secured TV rights to all international athletics events in the UK for TV distribution deals in Asia (excl Japan), Middle East, Australia and selected territories in Europe.
Athletics - 22 Jan 2004
BBC Worldwide and UK Athletics have agreed a new deal, giving BBC Worldwide exclusive international TV distribution rights to the UK’s top track and field athletics events.
Athletics - 20 Jan 2004
Global I.T. company Ricoh have been appointed as the Official Supplier of paper, fax machines and photocopiers to UK Athletics' televised events.
Athletics - 13 Nov 2003
THIS year's SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Edinburgh have broken all previous commercial records for the event with national sponsorships now past the £100,000 mark.
Athletics - 24 Oct 2003
Monte Carlo - At the time of the press release issued by USADA last Thursday, the IAAF was not in a position, for reasons of confidentiality, to give any detailed comment on its involvement in the investigation into the use of the new designer steroid, THG. Developments in the last 24 hours, however, now call for some clarification of the IAAF’s role in this matter.
Athletics - 17 Oct 2003
Monte Carlo - In response to the press release issued by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) last night, concerning recent cases for an 'undetectable' designer steroid, tetrahydrogestrinone or THG, the IAAF confirms that it has been notified of this investigation by USADA.
Athletics - 10 Sep 2003
The IAAF has received the athlete's explanation for testing positive for modafinil at the World Championships in Paris last month and it has not been accepted.
Athletics - 20 Jan 2003
Athletics Management & Services GmbH (AMS) announced today that it has been appointed by Dentsu Inc., Japan’s largest advertising agency, to manage the television broadcast rights for the IAAF Golden League comprising the international athletics meetings in Zurich, Brussels, Oslo, Berlin, Rome, and Paris.
Athletics - 08 Jan 2003
National commercial deals for next year's 9th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics are now the biggest in the event's 16-year history, despite the poor health of the sports marketing industry.
Athletics - 27 Mar 2002
Fast Track, the sports marketing agency, has won the rights to sell national commercial partnerships for the 9th World Indoor Championships in Athletics in Birmingham and the 10th SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Edinburgh.
Athletics - 03 Dec 2001
UK ATHLETICS, the governing body for the sport of athletics in the United Kingdom, has retained FAST TRACK as its marketing, event and sponsorship partner for a further five years - continuing the successful relationship that has sourced millions of pounds in commercial revenue and one which has helped inject new life into British athletics.
Athletics - 28 Nov 2001
MONACO- Monte-Carlo - IAAF Council, meeting today, agreed to make the IAAF Grand Prix Final a two day event from 2003 and also agreed that the competition should be hosted by Monaco for three consecutive years, to ensure the event has a stronger sense of identity, and to allow the possibility of hosting the World Athletics Gala on the same weekend in early September to further promote the sport. Monaco was selected, following a vote, in a direct contest with the German city of Stuttgart, because
Athletics - 25 Sep 2001
MONACO - Monte-Carlo - On 21 September 2001, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) entered into an agreement with Dentsu Inc. (President: Yutaka Narita; Head Office: Tokyo; Capital: US $463.15 million [US $1 = Yen 118.6] to be the exclusive worldwide partner responsible for the commercial exploitation of marketing.
Athletics - 21 Aug 2001
The Foundation Board of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) voted to move its headquarters to Montreal, Canada, by a vote of 17 for Montreal and 15 for Lausanne yesterday in Tallinn, Estonia.
Athletics - 30 Apr 2001
STOCKHOLM, Swedish international television agency IEC in Sports has acquired the worldwide TV rights for two top IAAF Athletics meets in Japan - The IAAF Grand Prix in Osaka on May 12 and the IAAF SuperMeet in Yokohama on September 15, 2001. The events are two of the best meets on the IAAF calendar and will be offered to broadcasters around the world along with more than 20 other Athletics events represented by IEC in Sports.
Athletics - 30 Mar 2001
Octagon has been appointed by the Asian Amateur Athletic Association (AAAA) as its exclusive marketing agency for AAAA events from January 2002.
Athletics - 15 Feb 2000
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