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January 23, 2015
IAAF Kids Athletics in Torun, Poland

Kids Athletics is the world's unique project in the field of sport for all. Since 2005, more than 1.5 million children in more than 160 countries worldwide have participated. The program allows each child to participate in athletics games in any environment. Classes are held through a series of athletic events. Exercises are conducted in the form of a game. Kids Athletics is designed to introduce children to the world of athletics, and not learning often complex techniques.

Organizational advantages of the project are: a large number of children are active at the same time, competition takes place in mixed teams by gender (5 girls and 5 boys), children experiencing multiple and variable forms of movement - all participate in all conviviality, all team members contribute to the result of team, required motor skills are tailored to age and improve coordination capacity, structure of events, rules, regulations and scoring system are easy to understand the, organization of competitions requires the presence of a small number of judges and assistants. "Athletics sport for all" is an innovative program introduced in Poland, which was created by professionals, managers, trainers every day working in athletics.


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  • Weil, Nina  (Niwe)
  • Kolomoyets, Anatoliy (chempion)
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  • Kapetanov, Živko (zivko89)
  • Hansen, Mikkel (Mikkel)
  • Barril Navarro, Judith  (JUDITHJB)
  • Guardia, Montse (Kathee)
  • HOCQ, Vincent (vinhocq)
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Presenting Athletics Community concept to Carlos III University of Madrid

Thursday 29 January 2015

2015 is a year that has many interesting events. From EA Indoor championship in Prague, at the beginning of March, to the opportunity of funding applications by UNESCO or ERASMUS+. ...

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