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Athletics - 25 Apr 2016 - Events
The European Athletics Indoor Championships will come to Scotland in 2019 after Glasgow was awarded the event by European Athletics following a successful bid.
Athletics - 28 Oct 2015 - Television
The World Broadcaster Meeting for the Amsterdam 2016 European Athletics Championships took place 26-27 October, with International Broadcasters from across Europe in attendance.
Athletics - 22 Oct 2015 - Bidding
European Athletics is pleased to announce that it has received 73 declarations of interest from 26 Member Federations to organise its 19 sporting and non-sporting events between 2017-2022.
Athletics - 19 Aug 2015 - Events
The future of English football will be addressed at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 7-9 September, with the confirmation that FA CEO Martin Glenn will be giving an exclusive 1-2-1 interview at the event, taking place at the Manchester Central Convention Complex.
Athletics - 19 Jun 2015 - Television
The Cheboksary 2015 European Athletics Team Championships this weekend are set to receive more than 100 hours of free-to-air television coverage across the continent.
Athletics - 20 May 2015 - Sponsorship
European Athletics and SPAR International are pleased to announce that SPAR, the world's largest organisation of independent food retailers, has extended its commitment to athletics on the continent for a further three years, from 2017 to 2019.
Athletics - 29 Apr 2015 - Federations & NOCs
European Athletics is pleased to announce the creation of a "European Athletics Marketing" company based in Switzerland.
Athletics - 26 Mar 2015 - Events
Some of the leading sports in Europe are to co-ordinate their existing European championships at the same time of the year to create an exciting new multi-sport concept.
Athletics - 24 Mar 2015 - Media rights
European Athletics is pleased to announce that it has renewed its worldwide media rights contract with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU).
Athletics - 13 Mar 2015 - Events
There are just 50 days to go until the second edition of the IAAF World Relays, which will again be held in the idyllic and picturesque setting of the capital city of The Bahamas, Nassau.
Athletics - 18 Nov 2014 - Bidding
Monaco – The announcement of the host city for the 2019 IAAF World Championships will be streamed live on the IAAF YouTube channel between 1200-1330 on Tuesday (18).
Athletics - 08 Aug 2014 - Events
The 22nd European Athletics Championships in Zurich has crossed the milestone of 1,000 hours of expected live television coverage, with 35 international broadcasters from across Europe expressing intentions to televise the biggest athletics event of the year.
Athletics - 21 Nov 2013 - Federations & NOCs
European Athletics and the Azerbaijan Athletics Federation are pleased to announce the creation of a long-term strategic plan for athletics in the country.
Athletics - 06 Nov 2013 - Sponsorship
European Athletics and SPAR International are pleased to announce that they have extended their existing four-year contract by one year until the end of 2016.
Athletics - 19 Jun 2013 - Television
The Gateshead 2013 European Athletics Team Championships this weekend are set to receive 100 hours of television coverage across the continent.
Athletics - 14 Jun 2013 - Television
A total television audience of 66 million watched the Göteborg 2013 European Athletics Indoor Championships in March, an increase on the viewing figures of the previous two editions.
Athletics - 28 Feb 2013 - Federations & NOCs
The Göteborg 2013 European Athletics Indoor Championships are set to receive over 250 hours of television coverage on the continent, with 26 international broadcasters from across Europe expressing intentions to televise the world’s biggest indoor athletics event of the year.
Athletics - 27 Feb 2013 - Sponsorship
The Göteborg 2013 European Athletics Indoor Championships get underway on Friday with strong support from sponsors.
Athletics - 03 Dec 2012 - Federations & NOCs
The IAAF celebrates its centenary with a new website which has drawn strong praise from the athletics community
Athletics - 20 Jun 2012 - Internet
European Athletics is pleased to announce that it will stream live the Helsinki 2012 European Athletics Championships with English-language commentary.
Athletics - 15 Jun 2012 - Media rights
European Athletics is pleased to announce it has agreed a contract with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) for the sale of media rights for the rest of the world (outside Europe) for the period 2012-2015.
Athletics - 13 Jun 2012 - Events
With two weeks to go until Helsinki 2012, President Hansjörg Wirz has outlined the reasons why he believes Olympic-year European Athletics Championships will become a key part of the international athletics and sporting calendar.
Athletics - 28 May 2012 - Internet
European Athletics is pleased to announce that it will stream live the Helsinki 2012 European Athletics Championships with English-language commentary.
Athletics - 13 Dec 2011 - Events
European Athletics President Hansjörg Wirz paid tribute to the organisation of the Velenje 2011 SPAR European Cross Country Championships and hailed the record number of runners who competed in the Slovenian city on Sunday.
Athletics - 09 Dec 2011 - Events
European Athletics President Hansjörg Wirz has hailed the annual SPAR European Cross Country Championships as being instrumental in helping enhance the quality of distance running on the continent.
Athletics - 24 Nov 2011 - Sponsorship
UNESCO and European Athletics have renewed their partnership to promote athletics as a driver for personal development and social cohesion, especially among young women and men.
Athletics - 04 Nov 2011 - Events
European Athletics has awarded the 2016 European Athletics Championships to Amsterdam.
Athletics - 01 Nov 2011 - Events
European Athletics is to announce the host city of the 2016 European Athletics Championships on Friday. The decision by the European Athletics Council will be made following presentations by the candidate cities of Amsterdam, Istanbul and Split.
Athletics - 14 Oct 2011 - Events
European Athletics President Hansjörg Wirz has pledged his full support for London’s bid to host the 2017 IAAF World Championships in Athletics.
Athletics - 26 Sep 2011 - Events
European Athletics is pleased to confirm the city of Denizli as the new hosts of the 2012 European Mountain Running Championships.
Athletics - 05 Sep 2011 - Events
Doha, Qatar, 5 September 2011 – The Qatar Association of Athletics Federation (QAAF), in collaboration with the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC), has the pleasure of announcing their official candidacy for the 2017 IAAF World Championships. <BR>
Athletics - 01 Sep 2011 - Sponsorship
Helsinki 2012 has surpassed its sponsorship revenues target with 10 months to go until next summer’s European Athletics Championships, with sales of 2.7 million euros eclipsing the original goal of 2.5 million.
Athletics - 18 Aug 2011 - Events
European Athletics has completed its round of evaluation site visits of cities bidding for the 2013 SPAR European Cross Country Championships, with recent meetings held in Antalya, Belgrade and Dudince with the respective organising committees.
Athletics - 16 Aug 2011 - Sponsorship
European Athletics and SPAR International are pleased to announce that SPAR, the world's largest organisation of independent food retailers, has extended its commitment to athletics on the continent for a further four years until the end of 2015.<br><br>
Athletics - 11 Aug 2011 - Events
European Athletics has completed its round of evaluation site visits of cities bidding for the 2016 European Athletics Championships, with recent meetings held in Amsterdam, Bydgoszcz, Istanbul and Split with the respective organising committees.
Athletics - 16 Jun 2011 - Federations & NOCs
The Stockholm 2011 SPAR European Team Championships is set to receive 50 hours of live television coverage on the continent, according to the latest broadcast intentions for the biggest team athletics event of the year.
Athletics - 01 Jun 2011 - Sponsorship
A remarkable 80 percent of sponsorship revenues for the Helsinki 2012 European Athletics Championships have already been secured more than a year before the event.
Athletics - 13 Apr 2011 - Federations & NOCs
The European Athletics presidential election will be decided on Saturday 16 April during the continental body’s Congress in London hosted by UKA.<BR><BR>
Athletics - 11 Mar 2011 - Federations & NOCs
European Athletics signed a proclamation Thursday affirming its support and affinity to Special Olympics Europe Eurasia (SOEE), the European mission of Special Olympics International.<BR>
Athletics - 08 Mar 2011 - Events
European Athletics has awarded the 2013 European Athletics U23 Championships to Tampere.<br>
Athletics - 02 Mar 2011 - Television
The 31st European Athletics Indoor Championships in Paris is set to receive about 150 hours of live television coverage on the continent, with 28 television channels from across Europe expressing intentions to televise the biggest indoor athletics event of the year.
Athletics - 16 Dec 2010 - Media rights
European Athletics is delighted to announce the renewal of its long-running contract with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). The partnership, which has been in place since 1981, was extended for the period 2012-2015.<BR>
Athletics - 13 Dec 2010 - Events
European Athletics President Hansjörg Wirz has expressed his delight following the successful 17th SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Albufeira, Portugal, on 12 December.
Athletics - 09 Dec 2010 - Media rights
Twelve countries across Europe will broadcast action from the SPAR European Cross Country Championships in Albufeira, Portugal, on Sunday.
Athletics - 06 Dec 2010 - TV ratings
A total television audience of 368 million watched the Barcelona 2010 European Athletics Championships this summer, underlining the continued popularity of European Athletics’ flagship event.
Athletics - 23 Jul 2010 - Events
Monaco, July 22, 2010 - The world elite of athletics gathered in Monaco for Herculis 2010 (a Samsung Diamond League meeting) overwhelmingly brought their support to the “Sport Solidarity for Haiti" operation coordinated by Peace and Sport to help young Haitian survivors of the devastating earthquake of 12 January.
Athletics - 22 Jul 2010 - Television
The 20th European Athletics Championships in Barcelona has crossed the milestone of 1,000 hours of expected television coverage, with 45 television channels from across Europe and outside the continent expressing intentions to televise the biggest athletics event of the year.
Athletics - 22 Jul 2010 - Federations & NOCs
Monaco, 21 July, 2010 – Marking this Thursday’s meeting ‘Herculis 2010’ - Peace and Sport and the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) today signed a global partnership agreement to implement joint programmes for peace-promotion and peace-building through sport in the world.
Athletics - 22 Jun 2010 - Events
European Athletics President Hansjörg Wirz has expressed his delight following the successful second edition of the SPAR European Team Championships in Bergen, Norway, over the weekend.
Athletics - 21 May 2010 - Federations & NOCs
The coming months will see major changes in the structure of elite athletics meetings, both in Europe and worldwide, thanks to the launch of the IAAF Diamond League.<BR>
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