Last week, the government outlined that events over 500 people are denied until the end of July because of corona virus pandemic. This decision affects significantly in Youth Athletics Games (YAG), witch originally was supposed to be in mid June. Event date has been already moved to 31.7.-2.8.2020. – We follow decisions and instructions that…
Youth Athletics Games (YAG) have been moved to a new date. Originally this major event of young track and field athletes was supposed to be in mid june, but because of the coranavirus, new date is 31.7.-2.8.2020. Location will be as originally planned, Lappeenranta. – Arrangements for the competition will continue towards the turn of July-August….
Preliminary competition day schedule: Thursday 14.6. Relays Friday 15.6. and Saturday 16.6. Individual events Sunday 17.6. Race walk competitions same time with Finish Nationals Organizing responsibilities: Finnish Athletics Federation, Espoon Tapiot amd Esbo If
International Youth Athletics Games will return to Espoo in 2018. YAG will be held 14.-16. of June. This year competition was in Lahti. Leppävaara sport park will offer great venue to YAG. In addition to international level track there is swimming hall, outside pools, Adventure park Huippu and Angry Birds –park. Around YAG will be also other competition events….
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Official timetable (published 5.6, 8:00 am) Friday 09.06.17 Lahti Stadion 11:00 B11 4 x 60m H G14 polevault, fin G15 polevault, fin 11:10 G11 4 x 60m H 11:30 B10 longjump, kars 1 group G10 longjump, kars 2 groups B11 shotput, fin B9 4 x 50m 11:40 G9 4 x 50m 11:55 B13 4…