Bidding calendar

 

Bid process stages

 

Bid process stage 2024 World Athletics Race Walking Team Championships 2026 World Athletics Indoor Championships 2026 World Athletics U20 Championships 2025 & 2026 World Athletics Road Running Championships 2027 World Athletics Championships
Official launch & bid guide shared January 2022 April 2022 April 2022 December 2022 January 2023
Pre-qualification form submission deadline 1 November 2022 1 September 2022 1 September 2022 15 February 2023 1 May 2023
Bid application form submission deadline 31 January 2023 16 December 2022 16 December 2022 1 May 2023 15 September 2023
Bid application form final submission deadline N/A N/A N/A N/A 15 December 2023
Event awarded by World Athletics Council March 2023 March 2023 March 2023 July 2023 March 2024

 

 

Note: World Athletics reserves the right to amend the following bid process timelines as it deems necessary owing to any exceptional circumstances, in accordance with Rule 6.3 of the Bidding Rules.