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Encyclopedia > 2011 World Championships in Athletics
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The 13th World Championships in Athletics will be held in 2011. Image File history File links Current_sport. ... Womens Australian rules football is a team sport. ... Womens Australian rules football is a team sport. ... The World Championships in Athletics is an event organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations. ...

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Bidding process

On April 4, 2006, the IAAF announced that nine countries (Morocco, South Korea, the United Arab Emirates, Spain, Russia, Australia, Sweden, Croatia and the United States) had submitted expressions of interest for hosting the 2011 World Championships. [1] When the seeking deadline passed on 1 December 2006, four candidate cities (Brisbane, Daegu, Moscow and Gothenburg) had confirmed their candidatures. [2] Gothenburg backed out later that month, citing lack of financial support from the Swedish government. [3] The IAAF will announce the winning candidate at the IAAF Council Meeting in Mombasa on 27 March 2007. [2] April 4 is the 94th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (95th in leap years). ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics (known in the US as track and field). It was founded in 1912 at its first Congress in Stockholm, Sweden by representatives from 17 national athletics federations as the International Amateur Athletics Federation. ... December 1 is the 335th (in leap years the 336th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... Brisbane (pronounced ) is the capital and most populous city of the Australian state of Queensland, and is the third largest city in Australia, with a metropolitan population of 1. ... Daegu, also spelled Taegu, officially called Daegu Metropolitan City, is the 4th largest city in South Korea after Seoul, Busan, and Incheon. ... Location Position of Moscow in Europe Government Country District Subdivision Russia Central Federal District Federal City Mayor Yuriy Luzhkov Geographical characteristics Area  - City 1,081 km² Population  - City (2007)    - Density 10,469,000   8537. ... Location of Gothenburg in northern Europe Coordinates: Country Sweden County Västra Götaland County Province Västergötland Charter 1621 Mayor Göran Johansson Area    - City 450 km²  (174 sq mi)  - Water 14,5 km² (5,6 sq mi)  3,2%  - Urban 199 km² (77 sq mi)  - Metro 3717... Mombasa is the second largest city in Kenya, lying on the Indian Ocean. ... March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (87th in leap years). ... 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD (or CE) era. ...


Candidates

Brisbane, Australia

Brisbane has been announced as the Australian candidate with Queensland Sport and Athletics Centre (formally ANZ Stadium) the proposed venue. The venue previously hosted the 1982 Commonwealth Games and 2001 Goodwill Games. The event would be held in July/August 2011 if Brisbane is successful. It was a failed bidder for the 2009 World Championships in Athletics which was eventually won by Berlin. Brisbane (pronounced ) is the capital and most populous city of the Australian state of Queensland, and is the third largest city in Australia, with a metropolitan population of 1. ... AKA QEII stadium is an olympic stadium in Brisbane, Queensland. ... For the XIIth Commonwealth Games the cities of Lagos (Nigeria), Brisbane(Australia), Kuala Lumpur (wins 1998 games) (Malaysia) and Birmingham (England) all interested in presenting their candidatures. ... The 2009 World Championships in Athletics will be held in Berlin, Germany, in 2009. ... Berlin is the capital city and one of the sixteen states of the Federal Republic of Germany. ...


Brisbane also confirmed their candidature to host the 2013 World Championships in Athletics. [2] This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


Daegu, South Korea

Daegu has previously hosted the 2003 Summer Universiade and portions of the 2002 FIFA World Cup. The World Championships in Athletics has never been staged in mainland asia, however it has been staged in Tokyo, Japan (1993), and the 2007 edition will be held in Osaka, Japan. Daegu, also spelled Taegu, officially called Daegu Metropolitan City, is the 4th largest city in South Korea after Seoul, Busan, and Incheon. ... The 2003 Summer Universiade, also known as the XXII Summer Universiade, took place in Daegu, South Korea. ... Qualifying countries The 2002 FIFA World Cup, the 17th staging of the World Cup, was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. ...


Moscow, Russia

Deputy Mayor of Moscow Valery Vinigradov announced on March 13, 2006 that Moscow would bid for the Championships and suggested that they would build a new stadium for the event.[citation needed] The city hosted the 1980 Summer Olympics and the 2006 IAAF World Indoor Championships. Badge, released in the USSR The 1980 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXII Olympiad, were held in Moscow in the Soviet Union. ... The 11th IAAF World Indoor Championships in Athletics under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations will be held in Moscow, Russia during March 2006 in the Olimpiyski Sport Complex. ...


Moscow also confirmed their candidature to host the 2013 World Championships in Athletics. [2] This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


Intent candidates

Casablanca was announced as the Moroccan intent candidate, and Split was announced as the Croatian intent candidate. [1] Both cities were failed bidders for the 2009 World Championships in Athletics which was eventually won by Berlin. The Spanish candidate was rumored to be either Madrid or Valencia, [1] but Spain eventually settled for Barcelona as a candidate for the 2013 World Championships in Athletics. [2] The United States intended to seek for same city as USOC selects to bid for 2016 Summer Olympics: Chicago, Los Angeles or San Francisco. [4] This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... For other uses, see Split (disambiguation). ... The 2009 World Championships in Athletics will be held in Berlin, Germany, in 2009. ... Berlin is the capital city and one of the sixteen states of the Federal Republic of Germany. ... Location Coordinates : 40° 23’N , 3°43′0″W Time Zone : CET (GMT +1) - summer: CEST (GMT +2) General information Native name Villa de Madrid (Spanish) Spanish name Villa de Madrid Founded 9th century Postal code 28001-28080 Area code 34 (Spain) + 91 (Madrid) Website http://www. ... Location Coordinates : 39°29′ N 0°22′ W Time Zone : CET (GMT +1) - summer: CEST (GMT +2) General information Native name València (Catalan) Spanish name Valencia Founded 137 BC Postal code 46000-46080 Website http://www. ... Location Coordinates : Time Zone : CET (GMT +1) - summer: CEST (GMT +2) General information Native name Barcelona (Catalan) Spanish name Barcelona Nickname Ciutat Comtal (Catalan) Ciudad Condal (Spanish) Postal code 08001-08080 Area code 34 (Spain) + 93 (Barcelona) Website http://www. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) is a non-profit organization that is the National Olympic Committee for the United States. ... The 2016 Summer Olympics, formally titled the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, is a major international sports and cultural festival to be celebrated in the tradition of the Olympic Games as governed by the International Olympic Committee. ... The bid logo. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Monster Park, built in 1960, would likely be replaced by a new stadium for the Olympics. ...


Gothenburg, the host of the 1995 World Championships in Athletics and the 2006 European Championships in Athletics, originally confirmed their candidature to host both the 2011 and 2013 World Championships, but withdrew in mid-December 2006. [3] The 5th World Championships in Athletics, under the auspices of the International Association of Athletics Federations, were held at the Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden between August 5 and August 13. ... Official logo The 19th European Championships in Athletics were held in Gothenburg, Sweden, between August 7 and August 13, 2006. ...


References

  1. ^ a b c IAAF. "Record number of candidates for 2011 World Championships", 4 April 2006. Retrieved on 2006-12-03.
  2. ^ a b c d e IAAF. "Candidates confirmed for 2011 and 2013 World Championships in Athletics", 2 December 2006. Retrieved on 2006-12-03.
  3. ^ a b IAAF. "Sweden withdraws IAAF World Championships’ bid", 15 December 2006. Retrieved on 2006-12-15.
  4. ^ Hersh, Philip. "Olympic Games tied to track event", Chicago Tribune, 27 April 2006. Retrieved on 2006-12-03.

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External links

  • Brisbane 2011 Official Website
  • Daegu 2011 Official Website


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