Track & Field

The track & field tournament is 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

The track and field tournament will take place Thursday, August 19 to Friday, August 20, 2021 at Østerbro Stadium in Copenhagen.

The Olympic disciplines in the track and field competition include the following disciplines:

  • Running: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m and 1500m
  • Hurdles: 100m, 110m and 400m
  • Steeplechase: 3000m
  • Relay: 4x 100m and 4x 400m
  • Throwing: discus, javelin and shot put
  • Jumping: long jump, triple jump and high jump

All disciplines will be divide into the following age categories:

  • 18-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70 and above

You will be able to register yourself as either male-identified, female-identified or non-binary.

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

Program (Thursday, August 19)

09:30Preliminary heats
110 m Hurdles (106,7 cm high)
10:00Preliminary heats
100 m Hurdles (83,8 cm high)
10:10Long jump
10:30400 m
110 m Hurdles (106,7 cm high)
100 m Hurdles (83,8 cm high)
11:55Relay 4 x 100 m
13:00Preliminary heats
100 m
13:301500 m
100 m

Program (Friday, August 20)

09:30400 m Hurdles (91,4 cm high)
09:45400 m Hurdles (76,2 cm high)High jumpShotput
10:00Preliminary heats
200 m
10:453000 m Steeplechase (with 94 cm high hurdles)
11:103000 m Steeplechase (with 74 cm high hurdles)
12:00800 mJavelin
12:20Triple jump
200 m
13:15Relay 4 x 400m


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 EuroGames Closing Ceremony and take part in the WorldPride Parade on Saturday, August 21
  • 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


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.


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 email or social media. We’d love to hear from you!


Key Facts

Tournament dates
August 19 – 20

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

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

Divided into gender and age

Gender Categories
Male-identified, Female-identified and Non-binary

Expected participants

World Athletics

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

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