Officials

Officials
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Competition officials are essential for staging athletics events and  it is therefore important for the sport to provide support that ensures they are well trained and qualified, up to date with the latest practices and properly motivated.

Member Federations are responsible for training and management of the competition officials who work at the local and national levels while European Athletics  manages the training, certification and assignment of Area International Technical Officials whose role is to oversee and assist national officials working at the European Athletics Championships and other important international competitions.