German Athletics Federation announces team for Munich
The German Athletic Federation (DLV) announced on Thursday the line-up for the European Athletic Championships in Munich (6-11 August). There is a total of 95 athletes in the national team who have qualified for the European Championships in accordance with the nomination guidelines laid down by the German Athletic Federation.
The last major test prior to the European Championship takes place on 27 July at the Athletics Meeting in Leverkusen where even athletes who are still currently fighting injury problems will have the chance to demonstrate that they are up to standard. "We intend presenting good athletics to the home crowd with a large and high-performing team, said Rüdiger Nickel, vice president of the German Athletics Association for competitive sport.