European Athletics Championships

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The European Athletics Championships is an event organized by the European Athletic Association. It traditionally occurred every four years but since 2010 has been organised every two years. When the games are held in the same year as Summer Olympics, no marathon and racewalking events are contested.

Summary of Championships[edit]

Year City Country Date Venue No. of
Events
No. of
Athletes
1 1934 Turin  Italy 7–9 September Stadio Benito Mussolini
2 1938 Paris  France 3–5 September Stade Olympique de Colombes, Colombes
1938 Vienna  Germany[1] 17–18 September Praterstadion
3 1946 Oslo  Norway 22–25 August Bislett stadion
4 1950 Brussels  Belgium 23–27 August Heysel Stadium
5 1954 Bern   Switzerland 25–29 August Stadion Neufeld
6 1958 Stockholm  Sweden 19–24 August Stockholms Olympiastadion
7 1962 Belgrade  Yugoslavia 12–16 September Stadion JNA
8 1966 Budapest  Hungary 30 August – 4 September Népstadion
9 1969 Athens  Greece 16–21 September Karaïskákis Stadium
10 1971 Helsinki  Finland 10–15 August Olympiastadion
11 1974 Rome  Italy 2–8 September Stadio Olimpico
12 1978 Prague  Czechoslovakia 29 August – 3 September Stadion Evžena Rošického
13 1982 Athens  Greece 3–9 September Olympiakó Stádio
14 1986 Stuttgart  West Germany 26–31 August Neckarstadion
15 1990 Split  Yugoslavia 26 August – 2 September Gradski stadion u Poljudu
16 1994 Helsinki  Finland 7–14 August Olympiastadion
17 1998 Budapest  Hungary 18–23 August Népstadion
18 2002 Munich  Germany 6–11 August Olympiastadion
19 2006 Gothenburg  Sweden 7–13 August Ullevi
20 2010 Barcelona  Spain 27 July – 1 August Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys
21 2012 Helsinki  Finland 27 June – 1 July Olympiastadion
22 2014 Zürich   Switzerland 12 - 17 August Letzigrund
23 2016 Amsterdam  Netherlands Olympisch Stadion
24 2018 Berlin  Germany Olympiastadion

1: ^ Although the championships took place in Vienna, Austria had been a province of Germany since April 1938.

All-time medal table 1934–2012[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  USSR 121 109 103 333
2  Great Britain 93 74 80 247
3  East Germany 91 82 65 238
4  Germany 83 95 94 272
5  France 55 48 47 150
6  Russia 51 47 47 145
7  Poland 39 37 53 129
8  Italy 35 42 39 116
9  Finland 32 28 37 97
10  Sweden 27 36 37 100
11  Spain 20 17 27 64
12  Netherlands 17 19 14 50
13  Hungary 16 19 23 58
14  Czechoslovakia 16 16 27 59
15  Ukraine 15 22 15 52
16  Bulgaria 12 12 12 36
17  Portugal 11 8 8 27
18  Norway 9 12 14 35
19  Turkey 8 3 3 14
20  Romania 7 21 10 38
21  Belgium 7 10 9 26
22  Greece 7 3 9 19
23  Yugoslavia 6 6 3 15
24  Belarus 5 9 8 22
25  Czech Republic 5 7 5 17
26   Switzerland 4 10 9 23
27  Denmark 3 7 3 13
28  Ireland 3 6 2 11
29  Estonia 3 4 2 9
30  Latvia 3 2 3 8
31=  Croatia 3 1 1 5
31=  Iceland 3 1 1 5
33  Austria 2 1 3 6
34  Slovenia 2 1 1 4
35  Israel 2 0 0 2
36  Lithuania 1 2 3 6
37  Slovakia 1 1 0 2
38  Serbia 0 2 1 3
39  Luxembourg 0 1 0 1
40=  Azerbaijan 0 0 1 1
40=  Moldova 0 0 1 1
Total 818 821 819 2458

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