Development head: Salman Iqbal Butt
ADCs: Beijing & Jakarta
The RDC is situated in 'Beijing University of Physical Education'
Countries served in East Asia: CHN, HKG, JPN, KOR, LAO, PRK, MAC, MGL, TPE, VIE
Facilities: The RDC is located on the campus of Beijing Sport University. Two 400m synthetic surfaced track and one indoor 200m synthetic surfaced track are available at any time. The office section contains five rooms, including three office rooms, one lecture room and one storage room.
The RDC is situated in 'Madya - Senayan Stadium', Jakarta
Countries served in South & Southeast Asia: AFG, BAN, BHU, BRU, CAM, IND, INA, IRI, MAS, MDV, MYA, NEP, PAK, PHI, SIN, SRI, THA
Facilities: The ADC is located at the Senayan Sports Complex comprising a two-room office facility and a fully equipped lecture hall. A 400m synthetic surfaced track and a fully equipped weight training gymnasium in the Madya Stadium is always at the disposal of the course participants.
Development Head: Marko Vasic
Countries served: ALB, AND, ARM, AUT, AZE, BEL, BIH, BLR, BUL, CRO, CYP, CZE, DEN, ESP, EST, FIN, FRA, GBR, GEO, GER, GIB, GRE, HUN, IRL, ISL, ISR, ITA, KOS, LAT, LIE, LTU, LUX, MDA, MKD, MLT, MNE, MON, NED, NOR, POL, POR, ROU, RUS, SLO, SMR, SRB, SUI, SVK, SWE, TUR, UKR
Since 2017 European Athletics’ Member Federations Development department has been serving as the IAAF Area Development Centre for Europe (ADC Europe).
ADC Europe is located at the House of European Athletics, Avenue Louis Ruchonnet 16, CH-1003 Lausanne, Switzerland.
ADC Europe funding is contributing to overall European Athletics’ development strategy, and its programmes and projects that serve to 50 member federations in Europe.
European Athletics' education programme for each calendar year can be found here.
Development head: Roberto Reeves
The Area Development Department is situated in the 'Department of Sports and Recreation of Puerto Rico', San Juan
Countries served: AIA, ANT, ARU, BAH, BAR, BER, BIZ, CAN, CAY, CRC, CUB, DMA, DOM, ESA, GRN, GUA, HAI, HON, ISV, IVB, JAM, LCA, MEX, MNT, NCA, PUR, SKN, TKS, TTO, VIN, USA
Facilities: The ADD is located on San Juan, Puerto Rico and uses the facilities of the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus. Two standard 400-metres synthetic tracks with all related facilities.
Lecture rooms are in the gymnasium housing the physical education department approximately 200m from the athletics facilities.
Accommodation is available at University Plaza.
Development Head: Yvonne Mullins
The Area Development Centre is located at the Oceania Athletics Association HQ, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast. The development centre is responsible for the implementation of the IAAF development programme and the coordination of the development activities for athletes, coaches and technical officials in the Oceania region.
The centre also hosts the high performance athletes within the Oceania region and provides a centre of excellence for the training and development of international class athletes and coaches.
Countries served: ASA, AUS, COK, FIJ, GUM, KIR, MHL, NRU, FSM, NZL, NFI, NMI, PLW, PNG, SAM, SOL, PYF, TGA, TUV, VAN.
Event groups: Middle/long distance, sprints, throws, race walks, hurdles, combined events
Facilities: three synthetic athletics centres (including a 10-lane circular track), various weight training centres.
Accommodation: Excellent accommodation is provided in fully furnished townhouses in a quiet Gold Coast suburb, with many public transport options.
The centre is located on the beautiful Gold Coast famous for its great weather, amazing beaches and spectacular hinterlands.
Development Head: Juan Alberto Scarpin
The Area Development Centre is located at the Institute of Physical Education in Santa Fe city in Argentina.
Although it has been active since 1990, from 1 January 2018 and a result of the IAAF decentralisation programme, its activities are now coordinated by ConSudAtle and still serving all South American countries, ten Spanish speaking: ARG, BOL, CHI, COL, ECU, PAN, PAR, PER, URU and VEN; two English speaking: GUY and SUR and one Portuguese speaking country: BRA.
For activities held in Santa Fe, the RDC has a synthetic track, throwing areas, changing facilities, gymnastics and weight lifting rooms, kinesiology and recovery rooms, lecture rooms and premises and it offers full board accommodation to participants.
A mobile RDC programme has already started staging various activities in different Area countries, thus improving the services offered with most benefit.
More information is available at: consudatle.org
Development Heads: Aziz Daouda & Beatrice Ayikoru
ADCs: Cairo, Dakar, Mauritius, Nairobi, Nigeria, Togo & Zambia
The RDC is situated in 'Cairo International Stadium'
19 countries served in Arabic Speaking Africa & Asia:ALG, BRN, EGY, IRQ, JOR, KUW, LBA, LIB, MTN, MAR, OMN, PLE, QAT, KSA, SUD, SYR, TUN, UAE, YEM
Facilities: The RDC is located in Cairo Stadium. There are two 400m synthetic surfaced tracks in the stadium and a well-equipped weight lifting room available for courses. The fully equipped lecture room is connected with a storage room.
Accommodation: Participants and lecturers are accommodated in the Sonesta Hotel. The distance between the RDC Cairo, the hotel and the airport is only five minutes.
The RDC is situated in 'Stadium Leopold Sédar Senghor', Dakar
25 countries served in French and Portuguese Speaking Africa: ANG, BEN, BUR, BDI, CIV, CMR, CAF, CPV, CHA, COM, CGO, COD, DJI, GAB, GBS, GUI, GEQ, MAD, MLI, MOZ, NIG, RWA, SEN, STP, TOG
Facilities: The RDC is situated in the international stadium of Léopold Sédar Senghor, which has a 400m synthetic surfaced track and all the necessary facilities for throwing and jumping events. The office section contains two rooms and a library. Fully equipped lecture room is available on site.
Accommodation: Participants and lecturers are accommodated in the Hotel FANA, which is 10 minutes by car from the stadium
The RDC is situated in 'Moi International Stadium' in Nairobi
21 countries served in English speaking Africa: BOT, ETH, ERI, GAM, GHA, KEN, LES, LBR, MAW, MRI, NAM, NGR, SEY, SLE, SOM, RSA, SWZ, TAN, UGA, ZAM, ZIM
Facilities: The RDC is located in the Moi International Stadium, Kasarani. As such it has all of the necessary facilities for any type of activity which the centre would be expected to include in its programme.
The office section contains one open plan office room, a gymnasium equipped with basic weight training machines, one fully equipped lecture room and one storage room.
Accommodation: Participants and lecturers are accommodated in a hotel named Sportsview. For seminars for which the stadium facilities are not required, lecture rooms are also provided free of charge at the Sportsview Hotel
Specialities: Sprints, hurdles, combined events
Coaches & specialities:
Chief coach: Aleksandre Nievsky
Assistant coach: Stephane Buckland
Facilities: Stadium with excellent track and field facilities
Accommodation: An attractive villa provides accommodation for the athletes
Price: 30 USD basic price (depending on level of accommodation; full board)
Other facilities: weight lifting room
Comments: This is the only centre in Africa that provides training facilities for combined events. It is set on the beautiful island of Mauritius, famed for its glorious weather and beaches.