6-7 July 2019

Press Conference – European Combined Events Team Championships Super League Lutsk 2019

National and international media accredited to cover the European Combined Events Team Championships Super League 2019 are invited to the official press conference before the opening of the competition.

When: 5 July, 14:00

Where: Passage Interdit (Naberezhna, 42, Lutsk)

Participants of the official part:

Dobromir KARAMARINOV (BUL), European Athletics First Vice President, European Athletics Delegate

Ihor HOTSUL (UKR), Ukrainian Athletic Association President, Co-Head of the LOC

Hryhorii PUSTOVIT (UKR), Mayor of Lutsk

Ihor POLISHCHUK (UKR), Head of the Executive Board of the LOC

Participants of the athletes’ part:

Oleksiy KASYANOV (UKR), Decathlon World Championships Bronze Medallist 2009, Heptathlon World Indoor Championships Silver Medallist (2012, 2016), Heptathlon European Indoor Championships Silver Medallist 2009

Andrei KRAUCHANKA (BLR), Decathlon Olympic Silver Medallist 2008, Heptathlon World Indoor Championships Silver Medallist (2008, 2014), Decathlon European Champion 2014, Heptathlon European Indoor Champion 2011, Decathlon European Bronze Medallist 2010, Heptathlon European Indoor Bronze Medallist 2007

Grit ŠADEIKO (EST), Heptathlon World Junior Championships Bronze Medallist 2008, Heptathlon European U23 Champion 2011

Daryna SLOBODA (UKR), Heptathlon European U20 Championships Finalist

Maicel UIBO (EST), Heptathlon World Indoor Bronze Medallist 2018

Jorge UREÑA (ESP), Heptathlon European Indoor Champion 2019, Heptathlon European Indoor Silver Medallist 2017

If you have any questions, please contact Olha Nikolaienko (+38 050 31032 46, media@uaf.org.ua)

Photo by Skitterphoto from Pexels

Stadium Information

European Combined Events Team Championships Super League takes place at the Avanhard stadium. It was renovated in 2015 and certified by the IAAF as a Class 2 Athletics Facility in March 2016. Nowadays, it is a modern European athletics arena, which has already hosted many athletics competitions including International U18 Athletics Matches and Ukrainian National Championships.

Hotel Information

Three hotels will be used as official ones for the European Combined Events Team Championships Super League. Teams' hotel complex Ukraine is located only 1.5km from Avanhard stadium. It is situated in the very center of the city and it has often hosted teams during athletics competitions and events.

Airport Information

Danylo Halytskyi Lviv International Airport is the official airport. It is located 150km away from Lutsk and it’s the largest airport in the Western Ukraine thanks to the big passenger flow and destination network.