VISIT THE OFFICIAL SITE:
Visit the website of the IAAF to learn more about the International Federation and highlighted with the label Gold Label events: www.iaaf.org
What is the IAAF?
It is the International Association of Athletics Federation founded in 1912, it consists of 17 National Athletics Federations who saw the need to control the athletic programs and standardize the technical equipment and world records.
Road Race Labels
The IAAF rates annually the quality of street racing delivering three types of labels:
- Bronze Label
- Silver label
- Gold Label
Gold Label Award
These labels are awarded by the IAAF to street races that meet the requirements related to the following aspects:
- Number of participants
- International mass distribution
- Number of elite athletes
- Diversity of origin for elite athletes
- City Preparation
- Infrastructure and participation of citizens and residents before, during and after the event.