In Barcelona, held the European Championship in Athletics, Puerto Rico - Games of Central America and the Caribbean, in Moncton, Canada - Youth Championships in Athletics, and in Nairobi - African Championships in Athletics. Collected here are photos of these sporting events.
Briton Mo Farah celebrates his victory in the final race at 10,000 meters at the European Championships in Athletics on July 27 in Barcelona. (PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU / AFP / Getty Images)
Participants steeplechase over 3000 meters at the European Championships in Athletics. Picture taken with a lens "Fish-eye". (AP Photo / Matt Dunham)
Stanley Gbagbeke jumping from Nigeria in the final of the long jump at the 17th African Championships in Athletics July 29 in Nairobi. (ROBERTO SCHMIDT / AFP / Getty Images)