18 NOV 2008 General News

World Athletics Gala to be broadcast to over 100 countries across the world

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MonteCarloThe prestigious annual World Athletics Gala will be the shown LIVE via a worldwide TV broadcast.

The World Athletics Gala, which includes the announcements of the Male and the Female World Athlete of the Year 2008, will be hosted on Sunday 23 November at the Salle des Etoiles of the Sporting Club d’Eté, Monte-Carlo by International Athletic Foundation (IAF) Honorary President HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco and IAF & IAAF President Lamine Diack.

In 2008, the World Athletics Gala is being taken-up by seventeen broadcasters including Pan-Africa: CFI, Pan-Europe: Eurosport, and the Middle East: Al Jazeera, reaching over 100 countries and territories across the world.

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