When is the next World Athletics Championships Budapest 2023? Unlike the Oregon 2022 World Athletics Championships, Budapest will be the city for the largest sporting event in history to be held in Hungary.
When is the next world athletics championships 2023?
The next World Athletics Championships, Budapest 2023, will start on August 19 and runs until August 27, 2023. The baton was passed to the organizers of the Budapest 2023 event by World Athletics President Sebastian Coe.
“It is with great pride that Hungary and Hungarian athletics will host this wonderful event,” said Miklós Gyulai, the president of the Hungarian Athletics Association.
“It is a fantastic opportunity for Hungarian athletes to compete in front of Hungarian fans and a fantastic opportunity for Hungarian fans to personally experience the excitement of a World Athletics Championships, support Hungarians and see also the international stars,” added Gyulai, who is also co-chairman of the local organizing committee of the World Athletics Championships Budapest 23.
He took the baton from US athletes via Sebastian Coe at the end of Oregon22. Athletes from more than 200 countries will take part in the nine-day competition, which will take place at the brand-new National Athletics Centre on the banks of the Danube in Budapest.
Where will the World Athletics Championships Budapest 23 marathon be held?
Two events, the marathon and the race walk, will be held in the heart of Budapest, so athletes, fans and TV viewers will have a wonderful view of the historical parts of the city, with the Danube in the background.