Nordic Athletics Championships

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Nordic Athletics Championships
Athletics pictogram.svg
Sport Track and field
Founded1961
Ceased1965
Country Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Iceland

The Nordic Athletics Championships was an international athletics competition between Nordic countriesFinland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Iceland. It was held on three occasions, in 1961, 1963 and 1965. [1]

Contents

Events

The competition programme featured a total of 34 individual Nordic Championship athletics events, 22 for men and 12 for women. [1] The limited number of events for women reflected that of the Olympic programme of the time. [2]

Running
Obstacle events
Jumping events
Throwing events
Relays
Combined events

Editions

YearDateVenueCountryWinning men's nationWinning women's nation
1961 Oslo Norway Flag of Finland.svg  Finland Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
1963 Gothenburg Sweden Flag of Finland.svg  Finland Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
1965 Helsinki Finland Flag of Finland.svg  Finland Flag of Finland.svg  Finland

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References

  1. 1 2 Nordic Championships. GBR Athletics. Retrieved 2018-04-29.
  2. Olympic Games. GBR Athletics. Retrieved 2018-04-29.