Asian Athletics Championships starts in Astana
From 10 to 12 February 2023, Kazakhstan capital will host the X Asian Indoor Athletics Championships which gather over 500 athletes from more than 31 countries, El.kz reports with reference to the press service of Akimat.
The championship will be held in the athletics sports complex Qazaqstan. The competition is one of the most important events of the Asian Athletics Association calendar in 2023.
Athletes will perform in 26 disciplines of athletics, including running, throwing, jumping and all-around.
The opening ceremony of the competition will be attended by the President of the Asian Athletics Association Dahlan al-Hamad, the President of the Athletics Federation of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Danial Akhmetov, members of the Council of the Asian Athletics Association, heads of national Federations from Asian countries, as well as honored athletes and sports figures of Kazakhstan.