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In two months from now, Split, Croatia will be the epicentre of school sport athletics. From 13-19 May 2019, the School Sport Federation of Croatia (CSSF) will host the 23rd ISF World Schools Championship in athletics.
The championship is supported by the official ISF sponsors:
Athletics has a rich and long history in the International School Sport Federation. It is organised as a World Schools Championship and included in the School Summer Games (Summer Gymnasiade) as an obligatory sport.
The first World Schools Championship in athletics was organised in 1973; since the 1987 edition the WSC is dedicated to Jean Humbert, former President of the ISF Technical Commission for athletics.
May 14 | Opening Ceremony
May 15-16 | Competition
May 17 | Friendship relay, cultural day and intercultural festival
May 18 | Friendship relay, closing ceremony and awarding ceremony
Both, boys and girls school and selected teams will participate with youth aged 15-18 (year of birth 2001-2004).
More details can be found at: ISF bulletin 2019 athletics
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