Following an exceptional Executive Committee meeting, the Paris 2020 Organising Committee and the Fédération Française d’Athlétisme (French Athletics Federation) have taken the joint decision to cancel the 25th European Athletics Championships, which were originally due to take place from 25 to 30 August at the Charléty Stadium. Having worked on various possible options for several weeks, it is with regret that this decision has had to be taken.
In view of the latest information concerning the spread of COVID-19 in Europe and the decisions taken by the various European governments, Paris Athlé 2020 is following the evolution of the situation with the utmost attention.
Started in April 2019, the recruitment of the 1,400 volunteers is about to end with the closing of applications this week and the final interviews of candidates. Get a clearer picture of the recruiters who helped the organinsing committee shape the volunteers' team.