UNESCO European Athletics Young Leaders Community

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  • Finally registering my volunteer hours!

    Tuesday 18 January 2011

    Since the launch of the community last year in summer and after knowing that a special feature to register volunteers’ hours would be available, I was really looking forward to this day!

    As a volunteer for many athletics events, I finally have a place to keep records of my contribution but also to increase the total number of hours young leaders like you and I provide to the athletics community. And lucky me, with my involvement in Barcelona last July, I am on the right track for the Bronze Certificate.

    Entering hours is quite easy to do; you would need ...

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  • European Athletics launches Young Leaders Community website!

    Monday 17 January 2011

    Hi everyone,

    I am new at European Athletics and will administrate the platform from now on, Sandra is still here too and will contribute again of course. I will introduce myself in a bit more details soon but today is the time to announce what we have been waiting for...

    The "European Athletics Young Leaders Community" has just released a new feature to support and recognize the work of volunteers who contribute to athletics.

    The tool is now live at http://athleticscommunity.org and will allow volunteers to register their hours and start their journey to obtain recognition certificates for ...

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  • Launch Delayed . . . but just for a week!

    Wednesday 12 January 2011

    Hi everyone!

    If you look at the news article I just published on the Community homepage you will see that our big launch of the new volunteer functionality has been delayed by one week due to logistical problems.

    Ooops! That was not the plan. Sorry about that.

    But I can tell you that I have already seen the off-line version of our new fully-functional website and the tools are all there, ready to go. We just need to get some other details sorted out before the whole thing can go live.

    Before I tell you a little about one of ...

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