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Press Release13 Nov 2020

Australian city of Bathurst to host 2021 IAAF World Cross Country Championships

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.

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Press Release28 Oct 2020

Silesia named host of 2021 World Athletics Relays

The World Athletics Relays will head to Europe for the first time in 2021, with the Polish region of Silesia confirmed today as host of the fifth edition of the biennial event.

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Press Release08 Apr 2020

Bidding processes for 2023 World Athletics Series events postponed

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, World Athletics has postponed the bidding processes for 2023 World Athletics Series events.

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Press Release22 Nov 2019

Belgrade and Yangzhou to host 2022 World Athletics Series competitions, RusAF reinstatement process suspended

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).

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IaafNews23 Aug 2019

Economic impact study reveals success of IAAF World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019

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.

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IaafNews19 Feb 2019

IAAF to host bidding process webinars for 2022 World Athletics Series events

The IAAF will host a series of webinars related to the bidding process for the 2022 IAAF World Athletics Series events on 25 February.

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Press Release04 Dec 2018

IAAF Council makes key decisions in Monaco

Today in Monaco, the IAAF Council has made key decisions on the venue of the 2023 World Athletics Championships, the status of the Russian Federation and presented a new marketing opportunity for Member Federations.

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Press Release26 Jul 2018

Nairobi to host 2020 IAAF World U20 Championships

The IAAF is delighted to announce that Nairobi in Kenya has been selected as the host city of the 2020 IAAF World U20 Championships.

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IaafNews18 Jul 2018

Observer Programme concludes in Tampere

A group of 15 people participated in the Observer Programme that took place on the margins of the IAAF World U20 Championships Tampere 2018, from 9-15 July.

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IaafNews22 Jun 2018

Tuwei and Kaberia visit Monaco to discuss Kenyan bid for 2020 IAAF World U20 Championships

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.

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IaafNews26 Mar 2018

Successful observer programme concludes in Valencia

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.

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IaafNews06 Mar 2018

Six-day Observer Programme takes place in Birmingham

More than 30 people participated in a six-day IAAF Observer Programme that coincided with the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018.

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