Castellon to stage the 2019 ECCC Track & Field Group A

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European Athletics

Turkey's Yasmani Copello helped Enka to team victory at the ECCC Track & Field Group A in Birmingham in 2017

The 2019 ECCC Track and Field Group A will take place in Castellon, Spain on 25-26 May.

At the 2018 ECCC Track and Field Group A in Birmingham, Istanbul-based club Enka retained their team title in the men’s division ahead of Sport Lisboa e Benfica with Playas de Castellon third.

On the women’s side, the outcome was narrowly reversed with Sporting Clube de Portugal winning by a meagre two points ahead of Enka and Valencia Esports.

Standout performers at the 2018 ECCC Track and Field Group included Bulgaria’s Ivet Lalova-Collio who took a sprint double for Enka, winning the 100m in 11.32 and the 200m in 23.05, while world and European champion Andrius Gudzius from Lithuania set a championship record of 67.82m to win the discus for Cosma.

The 2019 ECCC Track and Field Group B will take place in Tampere, Finland again on 25 May.