Bidding Calendar

Next World Athletics Series events open to bid

 

Key Steps/Event WORLD ATHLETICS
INDOOR
CHAMPIONSHIPS
WORLD ATHLETICS HALF MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIPS WORLD ATHLETICSRACE
WALKING TEAM
CHAMPIONSHIPS
WORLD ATHLETICS U20 CHAMPIONSHIPS WORLD ATHLETICS
CROSS COUNTRY
CHAMPIONSHIPS
WORLD ATHLETICS RELAYS WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Year of event 2022 2022 2022 2022 2023 2023 2025 2027
Date of award 21/11/19 21/11/19 14/03/20 14/03/20 21/11/20 21/11/20 1/11/20 21/11/20
Consultation with the selected area and relevant MFs, to find potential host countries through M-Circular and Expression of Interest             19/10/19 18/10/21
Deadline for Expressions of Interests received 15/03/19 15/03/19 15/03/19 15/03/19 15/03/20 15/03/20 15/03/19 15/03/22
Application Form, Budget, EOA, Risk Assessment and Guidelines sent to Bidding Cities 01/04/19 01/04/19 24/07/19 24/07/19 01/04/20 01/04/20 01/04/20 01/04/22
Calls between World Athletics and the bidding cities to clarify the documents, get update on process and highlight any issues April to June 2019 April to June 2019 July to October 2019 July to October 2019 April to June 2020 April to June 2020 April to June 2020 April to June 2022
Deadline for submission of draft application 01/07/19 01/07/19 23/10/19 23/10/19 01/07/20 01/07/20 01/07/20 01/07/22
Initial Assessment sent to Bidding Cities 01/08/19 01/08/19 23/11/19 23/11/19 01/08/20 01/08/20 01/08/20 01/08/22
Calls between World Athletics and the bidding cities to clarify the documents received and answer questions Aug 2019 Aug 2019 Dec 2019 Dec 2019 Aug 2020 Aug 2020    
Bid Evaluation Panel Site Visit             15/08/20 15/08/22
Final application form sent back with signed EOA, CRA, Budget, Risk Assessment 01/10/19 01/10/19 23/01/20 23/01/20 01/10/20 01/10/20 01/10/20 01/10/22
Final assessment provided to World Athletics Council 15/10/19 15/10/19 06/02/20 06/02/20 15/10/20 15/10/20 15/10/20 15/10/22
Bid Candidates present to the World Athletics Council and Host City appointed 21/11/19 21/11/19 14/03/20 14/03/20 21/11/20 21/11/20 21/11/20 21/11/22

 

Awarding years of WAS Events

WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS Event Year 2025 2027 2029 2031 2033
Bid Year 2020 2022 2024 2026 2028

 

WORLD ATHLETICS INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS Event Year 2022 2024 2026 2028 2030
Bid Year 2019 2021 2023 2025 2027

 

WORLD ATHLETICS U20 CHAMPIONSHIPS Event Year 2022 2024 2026 2028 2030
Bid Year 2019 2021 2023 2025 2027

 

WORLD ATHLETICS RACE WALKING TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS Event Year 2022 2024 2026 2028 2030
Bid Year 2019 2021 2023 2025 2027

 

WORLD ATHLETICS HALF MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIPS Event Year 2022 2024 2026 2028 2030
Bid Year 2019 2021 2023 2025 2027

 

WORLD ATHLETICS RELAYS Event Year 2021 2023 2025 2027 2029
Bid Year 2018 2020 2022 2024 2026

 

WORLD ATHLETICS CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS Event Year 2021 2023 2025 2027 2029
Bid Year 2018 2020 2022 2024 2026