With Come From Behind Effort, Daniele Meucci Wins European Marathon Title

Poland's Yared Shegumo got silver and Russia's Aleksey Reunkov bronze.

RRW: Redemption for Mekhissi-Benabbad, Second Gold for Farah at Euro Champs

Farah: "There's been a lot of talk about me not being able to deliver but I've done my job." Antje Moeldner-Schmidtwon the women’s steeple.

RRW Saturday Recap: Lynsey Sharp tries to pull a Rudisha, ends up second in 1:58.80 pb, Sifan Hassan comes up short in quest for 5000/1500

Former Florida State Seminole Susan Kuijken nabbed bronze in the women's 5000.

39-Year-Old Christelle Daunay Of France Becomes Fastest, Oldest European Marathon Champion

Poland's Adam Kszczot Destroys Men's 800 Field Over Final 150m to Take Gold, World #2 Pierre-Ambroise Bosse Stunning Finishes Last

There is a reason they run the race. Two youngsters, a 20-year old Pole and 21-year old Irishman, got silver and bronze.
*MB: Bosse goes home DEVASTATED! 2014 world #2 (1:42.53) finishest last in European 800 final 

Sifan Hassan Outkicks Abeba Aregawi to Win 2014 European Athletics Championship Women's 1500

Next up for Hassan and Aregawi. A race with Jenny Simpson. Will the AR fall?
*MB: Sifan Hissan takes down Abeba Aregawi for 2014 European 1500 title, Laura Weigthman gets bronze

Henrik Ingebrigtsen and Chris O'Hare Win Two 1500 Heats At Europeans To Advance To Final

Women's steeple heats also are done - 10:00 got you into the final.

Shirt-Removing Celebration Costs Mekhissi-Benabbad Euro Steeple Title

Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad Does it Again - Wins Steeple, Loses Singlet and Respect

The man who threw punches in Monaco in 2011 and shoved a 14-year-old girl mascot in 2012 may have topped himself today in terms of bizarre behavior.

RRW: Mo Farah Dominant in European Champs 10,000m

Mo Farah Returns to Track with Victory in Men's 10,000 at 2014 Europeans

The last kilometer was slower than usual, but in the end it was vintage Mo Farah with a 54.4 final lap. Recap, analysis and video of final lap. 
*Discuss Mo's win here

Men's Steeple: Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad Begins Quest for Double Gold

The reigning champ took it easy in the steeple prelims.

Sifan Hassan and Abebe Aregawi Win Heats, Set Up Clash For Women's 1500 Final

The women's final is Friday at 1:25 pm ET. Laura Muir won't be in it nor will Olympic silver medalist Gamze Bulut.
*MB:
Guess who bombed out of 1st round of women's European 1500?

40-Year Old Jo Pavey Makes History, Wins 2014 European 10,000 Title

Pavey finally has European gold and is the oldest European champion in any event in history. She's also the slowest 10,000 winner (32:22).

Zürich, Switzerland
August 12, 2014 to August 17, 2014

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