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19
Aug

AFI to host final Grand Prix meeting of season on September 5

New Delhi, August 18: Athletics Federation of India will conduct the 2019 Indian Grand Prix – VI on September 5 in the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here with a view to providing athletes in 11 events an extra chance to secure the qualification standard for the IAAF World Championships 2019 to be held in Doha later next month. AFI had originally scheduled

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13
Aug

31st East Zone Junior Athletics Championships 2019- Change of Dates

31st East Zone Junior Athletics Championships 2019- Change of Dates Circular – Click Here

10
Aug

Nine-Member Indian team to compete at 100km Asia-Oceania Championship

AFI Member 09 August 2019 New Delhi. The Athletics Federation of India has announced a nine-member team for the 2019 IAU 100 km Asia Oceania Championships, which is to be held on 23rd November 2019 at Aqaba, Jordan. AFI had set standards, which included specific cut off times for races like 50 miles, Comrades (Up and Down run), 12 Hour

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6
Aug

AFI picks Indian team for 24 Hour World Championships

AFI Media 06 August 2019 New Delhi. The Athletics Federation of India has announced the team for the 2019 IAU 24 Hour World Championshipsto be held at Albi, Franceon 26–27 October 2019. The team comprises six men and four women ultra runners for the competition. AFI had set standards, which required the athlete to have run a minimum of 205

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2
Aug

AFI to extend financial support to 100 districts to boost track and field sport

AFI Media New Delhi, August 2: In a landmark decision, aimed at galvanising track and field sport at the grass-roots level, the Athletics Federation of India has decided to provide grants to 100 Districts Athletics Associations in recognition of their consistent good work to promote athletics in their area and compete in the National Inter-District Junior Athletics Meet (NIDJAM) each

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20
Jul

AFI felicitates Dr. Narinder Dhruv Batra on being elected as IOC member

Bid to discourage early Specialisation among Athletes Agra, July 20: The Athletics Federation of India on Saturday honoured Indian Olympic Association President Dr. Narinder Dhruv Batra on being recently elected member of the International Olympic Committee. The brief and simple felicitation ceremony was held during the second day of the AFI annual general meeting here. “It is good feeling to

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19
Jul

Anju Bobby George, Sriram Singh unveil new Indian athletics team uniform

AFI Media 19 July 2019 Agra. Two of Indian track and field sports legends, World championship long jump medallist Anju Bobby George and Sriram Singh, who was seventh in the 800m in 1976 Olympic Games, were given the honour of being the first athletes to wear the simple and elegant team uniform unveiled by the Athletics Federation of India at

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