6-7 July 2019

Ukrainian Athletic Association delegation visited Lutsk

A delegation from Ukrainian Athletic Association paid a two-day visit to European Combined Events Team Championships Super League host city, Lutsk, in November 2018. The delegation consisted of the UAA President Ihor Hotsul, UAA General Secretary Mykhaylo Medved, UAA Head of the competitions department Yana Bocharska, UAA Press officer Olha Nikolaienko and UAA Marketing partner Yuriy Shapovalov.

During the meeting with the members of the Combined Events Team Championships Super League LOC executive board, Ihor Hotsul presented his view on the ways of cooperation between the executive board management and their employees.

After the general consultations, it was decided to begin working on specific issues: each group has discussed marketing, media, hospitality and general sports questions. At the end of the visit, another general meeting was organized in order to sum up the discussed matters and finalize the decisions.

“When I came to the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine in order to talk about the reconstruction of the ‘Avanhard’ stadium, I couldn’t believe it was all real… But here we are, it has been just three years and we are now hosting European Combined Events Team Championships Super League,” said Ihor Polishchuk, LOC executive board Executive.

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.