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World Athletics (Organization)


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • World Athletics (Sports federation)
  • Additional Information

    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: 6-8, Quai Antoine 1er , , Monaco Cedex MC 98007
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: Monaco Cedex
        • Post Code: MC 98007
    • Descriptor

        Sports federation
    • Descriptor

        Associations, institutions, etc
    • Descriptor

        (aat) Federationshttp://vocab.getty.edu/aat/300232424
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Monacohttp://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n81101064
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Monaco (Monaco)http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82239932
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

  • Additional Related Forms

    • International Association of Athletics Federations http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2005093264 http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/no2005093264
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: World Athletics website, March 2, 2020:home page (World Athletics) Inside World Athletics (On 17 July 1912 in Stockholm, Sweden, following the closing ceremony of the Olympic Games in the Swedish capital, the International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) was founded as the world governing body for the sport of track and field athletics; IAAF's name changed in 2001 to International Association of Athletics Federations and then again in 2019 to World Athletics; international sport federation; Monaco has been home to World Athletics since October 1993, after more than 30 years in Sweden (1912-1946) and more than 40 years in the UK (1946-1993); headquarters: 6-8, Quai Antoine 1er, BP 359, MC 98007 Monaco Cedex) - https://www.worldathletics.org/
    • found: Wikipedia, March 2, 2020:World Athletics (World Athletics, formerly known as the International Amateur Athletic Federation and International Association of Athletics Federations (both abbreviated as IAAF), is the international governing body for the sport of athletics, covering track and field, cross country running, road running, racewalking, mountain running and ultrarunning; type: Sports federation)
    • found: International Association of Athletics Federations. Official handbook, 2002/2003:title page (International Association of Athletics Federations) cover (IAAF)
  • Editorial Notes

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  • Change Notes

    • 2020-03-02: new
    • 2020-05-13: revised
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