Tallahassee to host 2026 World Athletics Cross Country Championships

Posted at 9:09 PM, Jul 14, 2022 The city of Tallahassee is set to host an athletic world championship. The World Athletics Council announced Thursd...

July 22, 2022
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Posted at 9:09 PM, Jul 14, 2022 The city of Tallahassee is set to host an athletic world championship. The World Athletics Council announced Thursday that the city of Tallahassee will host the 2026 World Athletics Cross Country Championships.— World Athletics (@WorldAthletics) July 14, 2022 Florida Republican Rep. Neal Dunn (FL-02) sent a letter of support for Tallahassee to host the 2026 cross country world championships.In a letter dated Sept. 2021 to the president of World Athletics Sebastian Coe, Dunn noted, 'Tallahassee's event pedigree and passion for the sport of distance running, paired with the resources of the great state of Florida, makes for a perfect combination.

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