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Summer Athletics in Aug; Bangabandhu Athletics in Dec

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 6 April, 2022 12:00 AM
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The next edition of the National Summer Athletics will be held on August 24-26 at the Bangladesh Army Stadium in Dhaka.

The Bangladesh Athletics Federation on Tuesday announced its packed year-long calendar including domestic and international events. 

According to the calendar, the Shaheed Sheikh Rasel Junior Athletics will be held on October 22-23 at the Army Stadium while the Bangabandhu Bijoy Dibosh Marathon will take place on December 17 at Hatirjheel.

They will also host the Bangabandhu National Athletics (winter edition) on December 23-25 at the Bangabandhu National Stadium or the Army Stadium.

The BAF will host South Asian Junior Athletics on December 27-28 at the BNS or the Army Stadium while they will also send participants to the World Athletics on July 15-24 in the USA, to the Commonwealth Games from July 28 to August 8 in England as well as to the Fifth Islamic Solidarity Games on August 9-18 in Turkey and the Asian Games on September 10-25 in China.

The federation also informed that they will also arrange national and junior camps, seminars and development courses in the different phases of the year.