7.World athletic day: 17th edition for May 12-13, twelve youth invited to Spain
The IAAF has called on it partner federations to center the theme of the event on “environmental protection.”
This year also marks the 100th anniversary of the IAAF which will be celebrated in Barcelona, Spain, from November 23 to 24. To mark the event, the IAAF has said it shall invite a boy and girl( aged between 16-17) from all the six continents to take part in the ceremonies.
The selection of the 12 “lucky” invitees will be done by draws next July.