Nordic Athletics Championships
Athletics pictogram.svg
SportTrack and field
Founded1961
Ceased1965
CountryFinland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Iceland

The Nordic Athletics Championships was an international athletics competition between Nordic countriesFinland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Iceland. It was held on three occasions, in 1961, 1963 and 1965.[1]

Events

The competition programme featured a total of 34 individual Nordic Championship athletics events, 22 for men and 12 for women.[1] The limited number of events for women reflected that of the Olympic programme of the time.[2]

Running
Obstacle events
Jumping events
Throwing events
Relays
Combined events

Editions

Year Date Venue Country Winning men's nation Winning women's nation
1961 Oslo Norway  Finland  Sweden
1963 Gothenburg Sweden  Finland  Sweden
1965 Helsinki Finland  Finland  Finland

References

  1. ^ a b Nordic Championships. GBR Athletics. Retrieved 2018-04-29.
  2. ^ Olympic Games. GBR Athletics. Retrieved 2018-04-29.