European Athletics

The UK will host the European Athletics Championships for the first time after hosting rights to the 2026 edition were awarded to the English city of Birmingham

European Athletics has announced a re-organisation at its Lausanne-based head office that includes the promotion of four existing staff to director roles

Athletics’ European governing body has said that it still “strongly believes” in the value of a multi-sports European Championships as it opens the door for its possible participation in four years’ time, d…

European Athletics has announced it will split from the European Championships multi-sport concept after this year’s edition in Munich, with Birmingham and Budapest contesting hosting rights to a standalone 2…

Dobromir Karamarinov has been elected unopposed as the sixth president of European Athletics, while the governing body has announced that a new mixed-gender indoor team event will debut in Glasgow in February…

Burson Cohn and Wolfe, the global communications agency, has been appointed as European Athletics’ agency of record as the governing body seeks to enhance its engagement with future event host cities.

European Athletics has announced that Madrid has been awarded the 2023 edition of the European Athletics Team Championships Super League

Dobromir Karamarinov, the interim president of European Athletics, has said that the organisation’s full slate of events will go ahead this year after a 2020 calendar that was decimated by the Covid-19 p…

Dairy products brand Müller has upgraded its sponsorship of the European Athletics Indoor Championships by becoming an Official Partner of the 2021 edition in Torun, Poland.

Poland has stepped in to host the 2021 European Athletics Team Championships Super League after the city of Minsk in Belarus withdrew from hosting the event for technical reasons

Dobromir Karamarinov, the interim president of European Athletics, has revealed the federation’s insurance policies covered ‘nearly 100 per cent’ of the costs associated with the cancellation of this …

Rome has landed hosting rights to the 2024 European Athletics Championships, seeing off competition for the event from Katowice-Silesia in Poland

European Athletics has revealed it is developing a back-up hosting plan to ensure each of its events can go ahead safely in 2021, even in the case of late changes to national or international travel guidelines

German motor lubricants manufacturer Liqui Moly has been named as a sponsor of the 2021 European Indoor Athletics Championships, which will take place in Torun in Poland

Svein Arne Hansen, the president of European Athletics since 2015, has died at the age of 74, the organisation has reported

European Athletics has become the latest sports organisation to delve into its archive to deliver content during the Covid-19 shutdown

This year’s European Athletics Championships in the French capital of Paris, which were scheduled to take place from August 25-30, have been cancelled.