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10/09/2018

Condensed news from the ICC Ostrava 2018.

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09/09/2018

Team Americas doubled their lead during the second day and took the continental crown from defending champion, home Team Europe with 262 to 233 points. Asia-Pacific were clearly third over Africa (188 to 142 pts). Another decent efforts came on Sunday, two all-comers records and one championships record.


  
09/09/2018


  
09/09/2018

Condensed news from the ICC Ostrava 2018.

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08/09/2018

Four championships records, five all-comers records, one world lead - these are the statistical remarks of high quality action on Day 1 at Městský Stadium in Ostrava. But the most important numbers? Team Americas leads after Saturday's 19 events (18 remaining on Sunday) with 135 points, but their biggest rivals from Europe only 12 pts back (123). Also battle for third is tight among Asia-Pacific (89) and Africa (74).


  
08/09/2018

Condensed news from the ICC Ostrava 2018.

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08/09/2018

When the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 gets underway on today's afternoon before a packed house at Ostrava's Mestsky Stadium, one of the IAAF's most venerable competitions will be sporting an updated look.


  
07/09/2018

This afternoon was an official training session where athletes could try the track and sectors to race at the main stadium.


  
07/09/2018

The weekend with the IAAF Continental Cup is here. The last little details are being finalized, so that the City Stadium in Ostrava can host athletic elite from all over the world. At the today's official press conference, the two presidents (Coe and Varhanik) and four ambassadors (Bidouane, Pittman, Jackson, Powell) were also joined by two athletes from each team.


  
07/09/2018

Condensed news from the ICC Ostrava 2018.

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06/09/2018

Program of Continental Cup Ambassadors / Captains in Ostrava is busy. After yesterday's welcome, where Nezha Bidouane was missing, the whole quartet met at the exhibition that runs at Nová Karolina shopping centre until Sunday. In addition to autographing, pre-competition taunting has already started star captains, although non-competing, will play an active role in the competition and will be betting “jokers” on strong events of their team.


  
06/09/2018

Condensed news from the ICC Ostrava 2018.

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06/09/2018

Condensed news from the ICC Ostrava 2018.

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05/09/2018

Three of the four team captains for the Continental Cup have arrived in Ostrava tonight.


  
05/09/2018

Condensed news from the ICC Ostrava 2018.

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05/09/2018

The Continental Cup will start in three days and the biggest stars of the current queen of the sports will comming. Some of them have already tried the track and sectors at the training stadium.


  
04/09/2018

Here is the provisional entry list for Continental Cup 2018 in Ostrava by events

 


  
04/09/2018

Only four days left to the Continental Cup in Ostrava. Preperations for this athletics event. Are already finishing. This morning, journalists had the opportunity to see the warm up area and main stadium.


  
03/09/2018

Only a few days left for the Continental Cup in Ostrava. Spectators at the Vítkovice stadium and TV screens are really looking forward to seeing. All four teams will arrive in incredibly strong sets, including world record holders, Olympic champions and world champions.


  
31/08/2018

Heading for the IAAF Continental Cup? In addition to the general rules, we would like to draw your particular attention to stuff that can not be brought to the premises of the Městský Stadium in Ostrava Vítkovice.


  
30/08/2018

The Asia-Pacific team has been announced for the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 to be held on 8-9 September.


  
29/08/2018

European Athletics has announced the European team for the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 to be held on 8-9 September.


  
28/08/2018

Already at the next weekend, the elite from all corners of the world will be heading to the largest global athletic event in 2018 in the Moravian-Silesian metropolis (north-east of the Czech Republic). Ten days before the start of the IAAF Continental Cup, held in Ostrava on 8th and 9th September team line-ups have been formed. Blue colour of Europe will be worn by four Czech athletes, Nikola Ogrodníková and Jakub Vadlejch, the javelin throwers, Simona Vrzalová the middle-distance runner, and Tomáš Staněk, the shot-putter, and – if needed – multi-eventer Kateřina Cachová will be ready as a reserve.


  
26/08/2018

The Confederation of African Athletics has announced the African team for the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 to be held on 8-9 September.


  
26/08/2018

The Confederación Sudamericana de Atletismo (CONSUDATLE) and the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC) have announced the Americas team for the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 to be held on 8-9 September.


  
16/08/2018

The winning team of the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 (September 8-9) will be awarded with a trophy. For the first time in the history of this competition, each member of the winning team will take home his/her own piece of trophy, which is part of a unique whole. The original trophy symbolizes team spirit, unity, and cohesion between nations and continents.


  
09/08/2018

Teams are beginning to take shape for the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 with the start of the two-day competition, set for 8-9 September in the eastern Czech city, now just 30 days away.


  
25/06/2018

The fourth stop, where the roadshow to the Ostrava support continents project came, was Český Těšín.


  
21/06/2018

Long jump world record holder Mike Powell visited the IAAF Heritage World / Continental Cup - 1977 To 2018 – Exhibition in Ostrava, Czech Republic.


  
19/06/2018

IAAF President Sebastian Coe visited the IAAF Heritage World / Continental Cup – 1977 to 2018 – Exhibition in Ostrava.


  
06/06/2018

At the Vítkovice stadium there was a race called „Kontinentální pohár nanečisto“, where the teams from four regions competed in the same competition model in which the Continental Cup will be held.


  
06/06/2018

At the Městský stadion in Vítkovice there was a qualification race for the “Ostrava supports continents” project. Pupils and students from elementary and high schools endeavoured to advance into the Superfinals that will take place in the Continental Cup pre-program.

 


  
05/06/2018

On Tuesday, June 5, the official exhibition for the Continental Cup called IAAF Heritage Collection was officially opened at the New Karolina Forum in Ostrava. The exhibition maps not only the history of the cup itself, but also offers a number of valuable exhibits.


  
01/06/2018

Some three months to go, IAAF Continental Cup promotion campaign is gaining momentum. Draging the audience into the stands is one of key aspects for any successful event. Official hashtag “BeThere” (in Czech #BuduUToho) was developed by the LOC and dedicated promotion video has been released with multitalented Ben Cristovao starring as a guy who drives people of various professions and most importantly youth to the Městský stadion in Ostrava.


  
29/05/2018

The IAAF Heritage World / Continental Cup - 1977 To 2018 - Exhibition will open in Ostrava, Czech Republic, on Tuesday 5 June. Following the opening, the exhibition will be open seven days a week from 1000-2000hrs at the Forum Nova Karolina Shopping Centre in the centre of Ostrava and will run for three months until the final day of the IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018 on 9 September.


  
17/05/2018

and will be welcome the most prestigious athletic event possibly held in the Czech Republic on September 8 and 9, 2018.


  
22/03/2018

More than 500 elementary and secondary school children from 29 schools in the Czech Republic's Moravian-Silesian region and Ostrava took part in the “Ostrava supports continents” road show on Thursday (March 22). The project, “Ostrava supports continents”, is connected to IAAF Continental Cup, which will take place in Ostrava on 8-9 September as the biggest athletic event this year in the Czech Republic.


  
22/02/2018

During the Olympic Festival 2018 in Ostrava, the promotion of the IAAF Continental Cup in athletics which is taking place on 8th and 9th September 2018 became very popular with visitors  to Ostravar Arena. The promotional stall was the most attractive place to visit at this event. 


  
29/11/2017

The Continental Cup which will be held in Ostrava in September 2018 will have new competition format. It was agreed on by the IAAF Council at their meeting in Monaco last weekend. What specific changes are we talking about?


  
16/11/2017

The calendar of athletic events for the year next year in Czech Republic is clearly dominated by IAAF Continental Cup, which will take place in Ostrava on 8th and 9th September, 2018. However, the athletic will  be 'alive' in the north part of Moravia throughout the whole year - thanks to the project "Ostrava supports continents" lead by Czech Athletic Federation together with the City of Ostrava and the Moravian-Silesian Region.


  
23/08/2017

Couple of days ago she enjoyed the atmosphere at the IAAF World Championships in London. “You feel tingling and goose bumps when the stadium pushes athletes forward or when you hear national anthem. You cannot experience the same in front of TV,” says Táňa Netoličková.


  
21/08/2017

These days, London hosts the highlight of this year’s athletic season. Part of the athletic stars that shine at the IAAF World Championships at the Olympic stadium in the British metropolis will arrive in Ostrava the next autumn. What’s the reason? The City stadium Vítkovice will welcome the Continental Cup 2018. The tickets for this unique event will go on sale at Ticketportal. 


  
07/08/2017

The best athletes of all continents will meet in Ostrava next year - to compete in IAAF Continental Cup from 8th to 9th September in City Stadium. The ticket sale for this major athletic event started on Monday August 7th, 2017.


  
02/08/2017

The best athletes from all around the world will arrive to Ostrava next year in September. The City Stadium in Ostrava-Vítkovice will host the IAAF Continental Cup and tickets for this prestigious event are already available. For more details we asked Libor Varhaník, the President of the Czech Athletic Federation.


  
02/06/2017

The IAAF Continental Cup is an international athletics competition which comprises track and field events.


  
30/05/2017

Organization of the top event without volunteers? Mission impossible.


  
29/05/2017

The City Stadium is an athletic and football stadium that was opened in the summer of 1938 in Ostrava-Vítkovice.