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Lewandowski_MarcinFL1-WorInd18.jpgMarcin Lewandowski, photo by PhotoRun.net

Haratyk_Michal-Pre18.jpgMichal Haratyk, photo by PhotoRun.net

Lisek_Piotr1-Lausanne19.jpgPiotr Lisek, photo by PhotoRun.net


This is our 6th report on the 2019 European Athletics results since the beginning of July. We thank our friend from Catalonia, Carles Baronet, who compiles and edits these amazing reports! Carles loves athletics, and spends much time and concern building these lists. Edited by Carles Baronet - @Trackinsun - http://trackinsun.blogspot.com. Please support the blogspot of Carles as well!

Polish track fans.jpgPolish fans at the European Team Champs, Super League, Bydgoszcz, Poland, August 9-11, 2019, photo by Stuart Weir

1288762_G08_W01.jpgKaryna Taranda and Dzmitry Nabokau are among 10 Belarusian athletes to represent Team Europe at The Match: Europe v USA in Minsk on 9-10 September, photo copyright The Match organizers/European Athletics

With 20 days to go, The MATCH, Europe VS. USA is heating up!

The meet will be held in Belarus on September 9-10, 2019. Here is the updated news: http://europe-usa.com/eng/news! Here is the schedule: http://europe-usa.com/eng#program!

RunBlogRun will be there to cover the meet and provide views of the city of Minsk, Belarus to our kind readers. Belarus, host to the MATCH, has just announced their team!

20190810_192049.jpgAmazing Polish fans, photo by Stuart Weir

This is, I must admit, my favorite columnn of each event. What will Stuart come up with next? Loved his awards. I have to admit that I am adding one, Best Improvisational move. Goes to Steve Mills, who found a unique way to sit on the diminutive seats assigned to Media. Please see below:

P1080886.JPGBest Improvisational Move: Steve Mills finds a way to seat, photo by Stuart Weir

image13.jpgRachel Miller, photo from YouTube

The concern in building a new generation of athletics fans is ongoing. Purposeful, diverse columns, audio, video, text based features that give you a unique view into the sport are what it is all about. Stuart Weir gets it. His love of the sport, his appreciation of the humans involved, in their success and failures, are what make his pieces so, well gripping. The women's 4x100m team in GBR does not get much of the recongnition that they deserve. Their strength is in the fluidity of their approach. Thanks, Stuartr, on writing this on your train delay on Monday.

BL_28901_2019022832157498-thumb-500xauto-43358.jpgRachel Miller, photo by European Athletics/Getty Images

Lisek_PiotrR1a-Lausanne19.jpgPiotr Lisek took the win Bydgoszcz, this is from his 6.01NR in Lausanne! photo by PhotoRun.net

Piotr is one of our favorite European athletes. We have interviewed Piotr all over, but especially loved his comments, along iwth Sam Kendricks in Torun, on the uniqueness of pole vaulters. This is Stuartr Weir's thoughtful comments on the hosts of the 2019 Super League.

Williams_JodieR-Lausanne19.jpgJodie Williams, photo by PhotoRun.net (Lausanne 2019)

Stuart Weir likes to give us a view of the major champs, from several view points. This is the GBR view. Nice to see our friend, Jodie Willaims, doing so well.

20190809_175950.jpgBritish Fans in Bydgosxcz, photo by Stuart Weir

This is Stuart's comments on Day 2, and the plethora of GBR second places.....

Polish track fans.jpgPolish fans, Bydgoszcz, August 10, 2019, photo by Stuart Weir

Here's an update on the 2019 European Team Championships, with all of the behind the scenes info, from EME News by Alfons Juck.

photo ETCH 2019 .jpgBydgoszcz, August 9, 2019, photo by Stuart Weir

This is the behind the scenes info on the 9th of August 2019, as the Euro team champs was about to begin. Thanks to Alfons Juck.

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