Track and Field at the Eurogames 2020

All Track and Field Competitions of the Eurogames 2020 in Düsseldorf will take place in the Rather Waldstadion. This sports facility was converted into a modern athletics facility in 2005 and has since been used for various tournaments. Its directly connected with the beautiful Aaper Forrest. For visitors its very comfortable to look the competitions from a roofed tribune. The area is wheelchair accessible. There are also parking lots, showers and toilettes for Handicapped. These competitions are open to all, regardless of ability!




100m / 200m / 400m / 800m / 1.500m 

Hurdle 100m (f*) / 110m (m*) / 400m

Steeplechase 3.000m



4x 100m / 4x 200m / 4x 400m



Long Jump / High Jump / Triple Jump / Pole Vault 



Shot-Put / Discus / Javelin 



Decathlon (m*) / Heptathlon (f*)



The applicable rules are those of the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) and IWR.



There are 2 gender categories:
1. male*ident 2. female*ident

Persons who identify as diverse or non-binary are very welcome to register as well and can participate the same as male*ident and female*ident persons. 



Age groups 18-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, …

The transition from one age group to the next always takes place at the beginning of the calendar year in which the year of life determining the age group is completed.



The necessary sports equipment will be provided. It is allowed to use your own sports equipment. However, owned equipment must remain in the competition until the end and must also be available to other athletes.

The protruding part of the spikes may not be longer than 9 mm, at the jump or javelin throw no more than 12 mm.



There are sufficient showers and toilets inside the stadium. The changing rooms are also there.



Every starter will get an participation-medal.



There will be a presentation ceremony for the first three of each age group - expected soon after the last competition.



There is enough space to support the athletes inside the stadium. Please follow the signs and the advice of our volunteer helpers. Inside the stadium we will offer something to eat and drink.



You find the stadium at the Wilhelm-Unger-Str. 7, 40472 Düsseldorf. It is only a 2 minutes walk from Metro station „Rather Waldstadion“. Starters and visitors can use the Metro Line 72. There is a parking lot left from the Stadion. Please follow the advices from our volunteers. The space is small so its easier to take the underground tram.


Key facts

Days: Thursday, 06.08.20 - Saturday, 08.08.20

The competitions will start every day from 10:00 to 17:00
Depending from the number of registrations, deviations may occur which will be announced in a final schedule.



EGLSF-member fee: 80 Euro
Additional fee for non-EGLSF: + 20 Euro 
Sports price: + 7 Euro



Level 2 



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