Budapest bidding to host 2026 Track and Field European Championships

Budapest is bidding to host the 2026 track and field European championships, in competition with Birmingham, the European Athletics Association (EAA) said on Monday. “We have two excellent candidates for the 2026 European Athletics Championships, with both potential Local Organising Committees having great experience staging major outdoor athletics events. They also have excellent stadia and […]

Orbán meets World Athletics’ Coe in Budapest

Prime Minister Viktor Orbán met with World Athletics President Sebastian Coe in Budapest on Sunday. Orbán and Coe, who is in Budapest for the World Aquatics Championships, discussed preparations for the 2023 World Athletics Championships, which Budapest will host. The athletics world, slated for August 19-27, 2023, is the third-largest sporting event in the world. […]