Track & Field

The track & field tournament are organized by the expereinced Danish running and athletic organisation Sparta together with Copenhagen Frontrunners. We hope to meet you and see your athletic skills and talent!

Track & Field

For the first time ever EuroGames and WorldPride have merged into one global mega event – Welcome to Copenhagen 2021!
When you sign up as an athlete for EuroGames, you will automatically be part of Copenhagen 2021, meaning you are signing up for a lot more than sports.
We are offering you a program packed with sports, culture, human rights, social events, parties, and Pride.
You will be part of a unique experience, including professionally-organized tournaments, a grand EuroGames Opening Ceremony where you will take the stage alongside thousands of other athletes, the chance to witness a remarkable show, and running the Mile of Pride. You will get access to our Sports Village, and you will have the opportunity to participate in many extraordinary events throughout your stay. This includes joining the WorldPride Parade with all the EuroGames athletes and around 60.000 other participants while 750.000 spectators will show their support.
So we urge you to stay for as long as possible and we promise you won’t get bored! We are looking forward to seeing you at Copenhagen 2021 where #YouAreIncluded.

Practical information

The track & field tournament will take place Thursday, August 19 to Friday, August 20, 2021 at Østerbro Stadium in Copenhagen.
The Olympic disciplines in the track & field competition include the following:

  • Running: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m and 1500m
  • Hurdle: 100m (women), 110m (men) and 400m (both)
  • Steeplechase: 3000m
  • Relay: 4x 100m and 4x 400m
  • Throwing: discuss and shot put
  • Jumping: long jump, triple jump and high jump

A more detailed program for the tournament will follow.

The track & field competitions will be judged according to the rules of International Association of Athletics Federation. You can find them here.

Registration

Registration opens autumn 2020. The participation fee for EGLSF-members is 90 Euros and 120 Euros for non-members.
When you sign up as an athlete for EuroGames 2021, you will have plenty of benefits and offers at our International mega event, Copenhagen 2021.

  • You will participate in a professionally organized tournament
  • You can be a part of the EuroGames Opening Ceremony on Wednesday, August 18
  • You can be part of the WorldPride Parade with 60.000 other participants
  • You have access to the Sports Village
  • You have access to affordable accommodation in Copenhagen and Malmö
  • You have affordable fees for public transportation in Copenhagen and Malmö
  • You have access to pre-sale tickets for signature parties
  • You have access to a lot of sports, human rights, arts, and cultural events in Copenhagen and Malmö from August 12 – 22, 2021

Venue

The tournament will take place at Østerbro Stadion in Copenhagen. In this neighborhood, you will also find a large, public park called Fælledparken and a lot of cafés, restaurants, and shopping options.
The dodgeball tournament will take place at same venue and nearby, you will find Øbro Hallen which is housing the artistic swimming and diving tournaments. Øbro Hallen has a great relaxing wellness area, which you can use against payment. It contains a spa pool, roman steam bath, light room, infrared sauna and much more.

Organizers

Copenhagen 2021 is organizing the tournament in cooperation with Pan Idræt’s running team, Copenhagen Frontrunners, International Frontrunners and the Danish running and athletic organization, Sparta.

All of the above is subject to change.

Reach out!

Need more details? Contact us by phone, email or social media. We’d love to hear from you!

Contact

Key Facts

Copenhagen 2021 dates
August 12 – 22

Tournament dates
August 19 – 20

Location
Østerbro Stadion
Gunner Nu Hansen Plads 7
2100 KBH Ø

Distance from Copenhagen City Hall Square
4 km (approx. 15 minutes by bike)

Public Transport
Train, Metro, and Bus

Disciplines
Olympic disciplines (except 5 and 10 km. We have those disciplines as a seperate competition. You can find information about it here)

Divisions
Divided into gender and age

Expected participants
200

Rules
World Athletics

Participant Fee
EGLSF members: 90 Euros
Non-EGLSF members: 120 Euros