European Athletics

Switzerland / Europe

Since its establishment in 1970, European Athletics has served its Member Federations by working to promote the sport of athletics (including track & field, cross country, road running, race walking and mountain running) throughout Europe.

Its role includes staging championships and elite competitions, which provide opportunities for Europe’s top athletes to excel, showcase the sport, drive public interest in athletics and create the income necessary for other activities. 

It also includes leading 51 Member Federations and supporting their work in their countries as they reach out to engage more people and deliver all the forms and benefits of athletics