Press Release08 Jul 2018

How to follow the IAAF World U20 Championships Tampere 2018


Tampere Stadium (© Dan Vernon)

The IAAF World U20 Championships Tampere 2018 get under way on Tuesday 10 July as more than 1400 athletes from nearly 150 teams descend on the southern Finnish city. Here are some of the ways you can follow all the action from the 17th edition of one of the IAAF's largest events.


As part of the IAAF's broadcasting partnerships and agreements, media rights for the championships were distributed by EBU and ESPN for Europe and Africa and Dentsu Inc. for the rest of the world. Here's a list of broadcasters per territory where fans can tune in to watch.

Live stream

Action from the Tampere Stadium will also be available to watch across all the IAAF’s continental areas via a geo-blocked live stream on the IAAF's Facebook page or YouTube channel. Here's a complete list of territories and countries where the stream will be available.

Live action

We're providing several ways to get up to speed and stay up to speed. IAAF Radio will broadcast live during each session. We'll also have a live blog throughout the six days.

Social media

Website coverage