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Athletics - 31 Aug 2010 - Events
Daegu, Korea – In celebration of exactly a year to the IAAF World Championships Daegu 2011 to be held from 27th August to 4th September next year, the Local Organising Committee (LOC) launched its much-anticipated ticket sales to the public in downtown Daegu today.
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 - 11 Jun 2010 - Media rights
European Athletics has once again received high interest from TV partners across Europe for the telecast of the SPAR European Team Championships, scheduled for the weekend of 19-20 June in the Norwegian city of Bergen.
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>
Athletics - 04 May 2010 - Events
The European Athletics Council made the unanimous decision Saturday morning after the Swiss athletics federation and city of Zurich presented their candidacy to host the 22nd edition of the event.<BR>
Athletics - 20 Apr 2010 - Events
Daegu, Korea – World and Olympic champion Usain Bolt’s first 100m race of the season will be on 19th May in Daegu, Korea, the host city of the 2011 IAAF World Championships.
Athletics - 19 Apr 2010 - Federations & NOCs
The "world's fastest track" has been inaugurated at the Olympic Stadium in Barcelona, setting up the mouth-watering possibility of some record-breaking times at the European Athletics Championships this summer.
Athletics - 11 Feb 2010 - Media rights
Having announced several deals for its prestigious series of IAAF World Athletics Series rights over the past few weeks, Swedish-based media rights expert IEC in Sports is continuing its wave of positive news, just weeks ahead of the IAAF World Indoor Athletics Championships from Doha, Qatar.<BR>
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 - 11 Nov 2009 - Media rights
IEC in Sports, the Lagardère-owned sports marketing agency, which was awarded the exclusive media rights in Europe and certain African territories to the IAAF World Athletics Series, today announced its intention to launch a tender process for the media rights in the Nordic Countries
Athletics - 09 Sep 2009 - Events
MONDO and European Athletics are pleased to announce their partnership for the European Athletics Awards Night under which the Italian sports flooring and equipment manufacturer becomes the presenting partner of the event.<BR>
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 - 03 Nov 2008 - Events
31.10.08 - After a summer spent conducting trials for the inaugural European Team Championships which will make their debut in June 2009, European Athletics is pleased to announce the final regulations for the Championships. <BR>
Athletics - 15 Oct 2008 - Events
A record number of 372 key athletics decision makers will be on hand when the first European Athletics Convention begins in Amsterdam, Netherlands tomorrow and continues until Sunday.
Athletics - 10 Oct 2008 - Media rights
9 October 2008 - Monte-Carlo - Dentsu, the marketing Agency of the IAAF, has secured an agreement to ensure that the IAAF World Athletic Series competitions will be widely broadcast in China from 2010.
Athletics - 01 Oct 2008 - Events
European Athletics is pleased to confirm that the Norwegian city of Bergen will host the first ever edition of the European Team Championships First League on June 20/21, 2009.
Athletics - 26 Sep 2008 - Events
Legal & General beat off the substantial challenge of Barclays Capital to retain their Bloomberg Square Mile Relay title - the largest relay race ever held in the UK.
Athletics - 02 Sep 2008 - Events
1 September 2008 - Monte-Carlo – Pamela Jelimo and Blanka Vlasic have one more step to conquer in their six meeting quest to claim the $1 Million Jackpot of the ÅF Golden League which reaches its finale in Brussels, Belgium on Friday 5 September 2008.
Athletics - 02 Sep 2008 - Federations & NOCs
1 September 2008 - Monte Carlo – The IAAF is celebrating the 80th anniversary of the first participation of women athletes at the Olympic Games with an exclusive photo exhibition offering 53 exceptional images of our sport’s most famous and charismatic women athletes.
Athletics - 14 Aug 2008 - Events
Workers from every corner of London’s financial district will once again take to the streets in their droves this September to compete in the second annual Bloomberg Square Mile Relay – an innovative team relay race that pits scores of City businesses against each other.
Athletics - 28 Jul 2008 - Television
28 July 2008 - Monte-Carlo – The IAAF is pleased to confirm the continuation of TV rights agreements for the IAAF World Athletic Series of competitions for Brazil and New Zealand, following recent deals for the 2010/2013 period.
Athletics - 14 Jul 2008 - Events
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Athletics - 14 Jul 2008 - Bidding
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8"><meta name="ProgId" content="Word.Document"><meta name="Generator" content="Microsoft Word 9"><meta name="Originator" content="Microsoft Word 9"><link rel="File-List" href="file:///C:/DOCUME%7E1/PAULIN%7E1/LOCALS%7E1/Temp/msoclip1/01/clip_filelist.xml"><!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:DoNotOptimizeForBrowser/> </w:WordDocument></xml><![endif]--><style> <!-- /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-parent:""; margin:0cm; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";} a:link, span.MsoHyperlink {color:blue; text-decoration:underline; text-underline:single;} a:visited, span.MsoHyperlinkFollowed {color:purple; text-decoration:underline; text-underline:single;} tt {mso-ascii-font-family:"Courier New"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Courier New"; mso-hansi-font-family:"Courier New"; mso-bidi-font-family:"Courier New";} @page Section1 {size:612.0pt 792.0pt; margin:72.0pt 90.0pt 72.0pt 90.0pt; mso-header-margin:36.0pt; mso-footer-margin:36.0pt; mso-paper-source:0;} div.Section1 {page:Section1;} --> </style><tt><span style="font-size: 12pt;" times="" new="" roman="" ;="" lang="EN-US"></span></tt><span style="font-size: 12pt;" times="" new="" roman="" ;="">European Athletics is pleased to announce that the 2008 SPAR European Cross Country Championships will take place in the Belgian capital of Brussels on Sunday December 14.</span><span style="font-size: 12pt;" times="" new="" roman="" ;=""><br> </span>
Athletics - 03 Jul 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), in partnership with UK Athletics (UKA), today launched a major new drive to promote athletics globally with a cutting edge magazine and interactive global website – SPIKES. The UK, as host to the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, is seen by the IAAF as the ideal partner and will become the first country to see SPIKES rolled out.
Athletics - 01 Jul 2008 - Events
30 June 2008 - Monte-Carlo - There has been a phenomenal level of entries received from IAAF Member Federations for the 12th IAAF World Junior Championships, Bydgoszcz, Poland, 8-13 July 2008.
Athletics - 30 Jun 2008 - Sponsorship
27 June 2008 - Monaco - The IAAF is delighted to announce that the Toyota Motor Corporation is continuing its partnership with athletics by supporting the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics which will be held from August 15-23, 2009, in Berlin, Germany.
Athletics - 23 Jun 2008 - Sponsorship
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px">EPSON and European Athletics are pleased to announce the renewal of their partnership until the end of 2012. Epson has been an international partner of European Athletics since 2001. </P></SPAN></SPAN>
Athletics - 10 Jun 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial">The 12<SUP>th</SUP> IAAF World Junior Championships which will be held from 8 to 13 July in the Polish city of Bydgoszcz, located some 270km west of Warsaw, are expected to be the season highlight for 17-19 year-old athletes around the world.</SPAN> </SPAN></SPAN>
Athletics - 09 Jun 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Helvetica"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Helvetica">After the conclusion of a most successful second meeting of the <SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">ÅF Golden League 2008 </SPAN>in Oslo, Norway on Friday (6 June), the season long hunt for the<SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold"> $1 Million Jackpot </SPAN>of the ÅF Golden League will resume next month at ‘<SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; COLOR: black">28th Golden Gala Kinder+Sport’ in Rome, Italy</SPAN><SPAN style="COLOR: black"> <SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">on Friday 11 July</SPAN>.</SPAN></SPAN></SPAN> </SPAN></SPAN>
Athletics - 02 Jun 2008 - Events
The season long hunt for the <B>$1 Million Jackpot </B>of the <STRONG>ÅF Golden League will continue at the ExxonMobil Bislett Games in Oslo, Norway, on Friday 6 June.</STRONG>
Athletics - 27 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt"> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px">In just under a week’s time on Sunday 1 June 2008, the hunt for the <B>$1 Million Jackpot </B>of the <STRONG>ÅF Golden League will commence with the </STRONG><B>DKB-ISTAF</B> <B>Berlin</B> in the German capital.</P></SPAN> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px"> </P>
Athletics - 22 May 2008 - Television
<SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial">The IAAF is delighted that the international TV sales of the 2008 season for the ÅF Golden League and Athletix have reached new records. The sale of these products is handled by the IAAF’s commercial partner IMG/TWI.<?xml:namespace prefix = o /><o:p></o:p></SPAN>
Athletics - 21 May 2008 - Events
With the <B><SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">IAAF World Athletics Tour 2008</SPAN></B> well underway and the first of its European meetings taking place in Hengelo, the Netherlands, this weekend (Sat 24), we look forward to the climax of the season to reconfirm how athletes qualify for the <B><SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">IAAF / VTB Bank World Athletics Final, Stuttgart, Germany, 13 and 14 September 2008</SPAN></B>.
Athletics - 19 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The IAAF is pleased to announce that the Court of Arbitration for Sport ("CAS") this afternoon has declared that Oscar Pistorius (RSA) is eligible to compete in competitions under IAAF Rules.
Athletics - 16 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt">Monte-Carlo - In just over two weeks time on Sunday 1 June 2008, the hunt for the <B><SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">$1 Million Jackpot </SPAN></B>of the </SPAN></SPAN><STRONG><B><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN lang=EN style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">ÅF Golden League </SPAN></SPAN></B></STRONG><STRONG><B><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN lang=EN style="FONT-WEIGHT: normal; FONT-SIZE: 11pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">will commence in the German capital’s atmospheric 1936 Olympic stadium when the </SPAN></SPAN></B></STRONG><B><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN lang=EN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 11pt">DKB-ISTAF</SPAN></SPAN></B><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN lang=EN style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt"> <B><SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">Berlin</SPAN></B> meeting is staged.</SPAN></SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt"></SPAN></SPAN>
Athletics - 15 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt">Monte-Carlo - A three-day trip to the prestigious annual Herculis track and field meeting, one of the 25 fixtures of the IAAF World Athletics Tour 2008, is the motivational reward which is on offer to those children lucky enough to be picked from a draw of winning national youth athletes submitted by IAAF Member Federations that are participating in the <B><SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">2008 IAAF World Athletics Day</SPAN></B>.</SPAN></SPAN>
Athletics - 09 May 2008 - Internet
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt">Cheboksary</SPAN></SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt">, Russia – In an exciting new initiative all the action from the <SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">23rd IAAF World Race Walking Cup in Cheboksary, Russia, 10-11 May</SPAN> will be broadcast via a <SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">LIVE audio/visual stream</SPAN> during the two days of competition.</SPAN></SPAN> <P style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt"></SPAN></SPAN> </P>
Athletics - 07 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">The IAAF is pleased to announce that Tuvalu has joined the IAAF, bringing the total membership to a record 213.</SPAN></SPAN>
Athletics - 06 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN><SPAN lang=EN-GB style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt">Huge crowds are expected to greet race walkers from 55 Member Federations of the IAAF who will compete at the </SPAN><SPAN lang=EN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 11pt"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN lang=EN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 11pt">23rd</SPAN></SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN lang=EN style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt"> <SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial"><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial">IAAF World Race Walking Cup,</SPAN></SPAN> <SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial">Cheboksary</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial">, Russia</SPAN><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: Arial">, Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 May 2008.</SPAN></SPAN></SPAN></SPAN></SPAN></SPAN>
Athletics - 23 Apr 2008 - Events
If ever people-power played a part in getting an IAAF World Athletics Series event to its city, it has to be the folk of Cheboksary, Russia, who will enjoy the 23rd IAAF World Race Walking Cup, 10 - 11 May 2008.
Athletics - 17 Apr 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 11pt; COLOR: black; FONT-FAMILY: Arial">This weekend China continues its gloriously successful race walking tradition as its best walkers will test their competitive skills at the biggest venue of their careers: Beijing’s National Stadium, the Bird’s Nest, for the <B><SPAN style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">"Good Luck Beijing" 2008 IAAF Race Walking Challenge</SPAN></B> on Friday 18 and Saturday 19 April. <BR></SPAN>
Athletics - 11 Apr 2008
World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) will provide LIVE coverage of the 2008 London Marathon this Sunday, April 13 starting at 3:55 a.m. EST.
Athletics - 02 Apr 2008
The IAAF is delighted to announce the launch of an exciting new athletics magazine and website in conjunction with UK Athletics. The magazine named ‘SPIKES’ will be launched in July and will appeal to athletics fans old and new.
Athletics - 26 Mar 2008
A total of 70 Member Federations of the IAAF have made final entries to compete at this weekend’s 36th IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Edinburgh, Scotland (30 March 2008).
Athletics - 25 Mar 2008
A sum of US$280,000 in prize money will be paid by the IAAF for the two senior races at the 36th IAAF World Cross Country Championships, Edinburgh, Scotland on 30 March 2008.
Athletics - 20 Mar 2008
The IAAF has today released the detailed statistics of its 2007 anti-doping programme including testing numbers, concluded positive cases and a list of athletes tested out-of-competition.
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