Russian team places second
22.06.2009
Russian athletic team took the second place scoring 320 points at the 1st European Team Championships held in Leiria, Spain. German team won with 326.5.

Russia wins relay
21.06.2009
Russian fourth of Yelena Voynova, Tatyana Firova, Anastasiya Kapachinskaya and Lyudmila Litvinova won the womenís 4x400m Relay clocking 3:25.25 at the 1st European team Championships.

44 points for 4
21.06.2009
Yuliya Kondakova, Sergey Ivanov, Olga Kucherenko and Ilya Korotkov brought to the Russian team 44 points placing seconds in their events at the 1st European Team Championships in Leiria.

Alminova wins European again
21.06.2009
Anna Alminova won the womenís 1500m at the 1st European Team Championships in Leiria clocking 4:07.49.

Russian team placing second
20.06.2009
Russian Team has taken the second place in the team standing after Day 1 of the 1st European Team Championships in Leiria, 1 point behind of the GB&NI team.

Same result, but third place
20.06.2009
Aleksandr Shustov placed third in the menís high jump at the 1st European Team Championships in Leiria. He cleared 2.31 like the winner Yuri Krimarenko (UKR) and Jaroslav Baba (CZE) on the second.

Litvinova first in heat, but second in summary
20.06.2009
Lyudmila Litvinova won the 1st heat of the womenís 400m clocking 51.23 at the 1st European Team Championships in Leiria.

Russiansí first win
20.06.2009
Gulnara Galkina-Samitova won the womenís 3000mSt at the 1st European Team Championships in Leiria finishing second after Spainís Natalia Rodriguez who fell a victim to the new rules.

Kostetskaya Ė second
20.06.2009
Yekaterina Kostetskaya finished second in the womenís 800m at the 1st European Team Championships in Leiria. She clocked 1:59.43. The winner was Yuliya Krevsun of Ukraine with 1:58.62.