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Join the race. Embrace the challenge. And become the athlete you were always meant to be.


The Gothenburg Athletics Federation extends a warm welcome to athletes and sports enthusiasts worldwide for the 25th World Masters Athletics Championships! Brace yourselves for the ultimate masters championship experience filled with unparalleled fun, excitement and rewards. Mark your calendars for the upcoming world championship scheduled to 13-25 August. Get ready to make Gothenburg your home and seize the oppor­tu­ni­ty to par­tic­i­pate in this glob­al cel­e­bra­tion of ath­leti­cism, sports­man­ship and great moments!


Step into the world of masters athletics and unlock a realm of exhilarating competitions, rich history and boundless inspiration. Discover the legacy and camaraderie behind these prestigious competitions that celebrate not just the dedication and passion of true athletes, but also the spirit of unity. These championships is an open invitation for all as anyone can represent their country on the global stage of a world championship, showcasing the universal values of respect, fair play and determination. This is very much about pushing boundaries and crowning world champions, but it is also about much more than that. This is a story about gold, silver, bronze and beyond.

The City of Gothenburg played a defining role in the early days of masters athletics by conducting the championships back in 1977, welcoming 45 nations and 2670 athletes. It's been a while but once again, our time is now!

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