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Volunteer Spotlight: Fredrik Roalsø

February 16, 2012

Fredrik Roalsø is a guy on the go. A final year student working to complete his degree in engineering, he has recently moved to Kristiansand, Norway, where in addition to establishing himself in a new town, he is pursuing his passion for athletics by joining the local athletics club and coaching young athletes one day per week.

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Fredrik Roalsø of Norway. Fredrik Roalsø of Norway. - European Athletics

Margaret Werrett: a role model for officials

February 8, 2012

In what some might have considered an exclusive men’s preserve, Britain’s Margaret Werrett has risen through the ranks of competition officials to become an international starter and marksman by demonstrating dedication, professionalism, the highest level of expertise – and friendliness.

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Margaret Werrett of Great Britain receives the 2011 European Athletics Women's Leadership Award from the UKA Chief Executive Niels de Vos. Margaret Werrett of Great Britain receives the 2011 European Athletics Women's Leadership Award from the UKA Chief Executive Niels de Vos. - European Athletics

Vote for European Athlete of the Month for January

February 5, 2012

The indoor season well and truly got under way during January with the start of the European Athletics Indoor Permit Meetings - the Aviva International in Glasgow on 28 January - and a host of outstanding performances at other events across Europe.

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