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The International Athletics Associations Federation (IAAF), headquartered in Monaco, will be holding its IAAF Athletics Awards 2017 on Friday, November 24, from 7:30 pm until 10, pm at the Grimaldi Forum.
A video highlights package – each award presentation and main speeches – will be published on the IAAF YouTube channel.
More than 70 of the world’s top athletes will be in Monaco for the event. Some of the athletes expected include recently-minted world champions Mutaz Barshim, Mary Keitany Ekaterini Stefanidi, Yulimar Rojas, Elijah Manangoi, Hellen Obiri, Luvo Manyonga and Maria Lasitskene, to name but a few.
Following the IAAF Athletics Awards, the 212th IAAF Council Meeting will be held on Saturday, November 25 and Sunday, November 26. The Council Meeting will conclude with a press conference that will be streamed live on the IAAF YouTube channel.
Knights in shining armour, clashes between heroic warriors and gallant chivalrous acts were alive and well for one day only at the Buhurt Prime medieval combat championships played out under the Chapiteau in Fontvieille.
At a jaw-droppingly fast 12:51, Joshua Cheptegei has broken the 5km road world record during the weekend's Monaco Run.
After 10 wins in a row in Leader’s Cup matches, AS Monaco Basketball suffered an agonising loss in a last minute nail-biter under the marquee of the Disney Arena against Dijon Saturday night.
Islam Slimani managed the only goal of the game as AS Monaco came out victorious over Montpellier Hérault SC 1-0 at the Stade Louis II on Friday, replacing their visitors in fifth with the win.
The Embassy of Monaco in Italy participated in a conference organised in Rome by the UN Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) in partnership with the Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) and the Italian Ministry of Sport.
All speakers brandished a white card in support of the Peace and Sport #WhiteCard 2017 viral operation to celebrate International Sports Day for Development and Peace and Italy's commitment to Implementation of the UN’s Development Programme to 2030.
The day before, it was at the CONI headquarters, and in the presence of its President, Giovanni Malagò, that sport and peace were honoured with the support of renowned sportsmen.