Australia will host an IAAF World Athletics Series event for the first time in 25 years, following the IAAF Council’s decision to award the 2021 World Cross Country Championships to Bathurst in New South Wales.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, World Athletics has postponed the bidding processes for 2023 World Athletics Series events.
Serbia will stage its first ever World Athletics Series event after its capital, Belgrade, was confirmed as the host city of the 2022 World Athletics Indoor Championships at the World Athletics Council Meeting in Monaco on Friday (22).
As the Australian city of Bathurst prepares to host the 2021 edition, an economic and social impact study has demonstrated the huge benefits of the Danish city of Aarhus hosting the 2019 IAAF World Cross Country Championships.
The IAAF will host a series of webinars related to the bidding process for the 2022 IAAF World Athletics Series events on 25 February.
The president of Athletics Kenya, Lieutenant General Jackson Tuwei, and the Principal Secretary for Sports in Kenya, Ambassador Kirimi Kaberia, visited the IAAF headquarters in Monaco on Friday (22) to discuss Kenya’s bid to host the 2020 IAAF World U20 Championships.
A fully booked group of 21 people participated in the Observer Programme that took place on the margins of the IAAF/Trinidad Alfonso World Half Marathon Championships Valencia 2018.
More than 30 people participated in a six-day IAAF Observer Programme that coincided with the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018.