Facts & Figures

Welcome to the biggest athletics event in Geneva,
since over 3 decades !

Find out what it represents, not only in terms of performance, but also in volume, whether it is about the presence of people or the audience through, the image of Geneva in the world, and its impact on the world. local economy, the time of a WE.

What's behind the scene of this meeting, which exceeds 80,000 pts,
regularly ranks among the
top 40 meetings in the world ?
Attracting some 3,500 spectators around the track and the stands (estimate),
discover ATLETICAGENEVE  metrics !

(*2019 edition figures)

ATHLETES &
PERFORMANCES

  • 562 Starts (for 449 athletes)
  • 36 Countries for
  • 6 Continents
    • = 396 Europe
    • + 14 Africa
    • + 11 Oceania
    • + 11 South America
    • + 9 North America
    • + 8 Asia
  • 109 SB, nearly 1 in 4 athletes
  • 48 PB Personal Records
    • = 10% of athletes,
  • 4 meeting records including
    • 2 EAP records
  • 61 Performances> 1100 pts
    • Best Performance. : 1190 pts
    • 36th performance: 1127 pts
  • 16 Best Geneva talents at the start
  • 130 Volunteers (CAG partnership)

ACCOMMODATION & TRANSPORTS

  • 330 Athletes welcomed at the airport including
    • 212 at the expense of ATLETICAGENEVE, representating
  • 282 Full board stays entirely supported by ATLETICAGENEVE, but generating approx.
    • 470 Additional stays at the expense of the athletes and their entourage (coaches, families, etc.)
  • 8 Minibuses driven by
    • 12 Volunteers drivers for a total of
  • 2,800 kilometers for 4 days

EVENT
WEBSITE

  • ATLETICAGENEVE.CH
    • 428,705 visits for the year 2019
      • average 35,725 per month with a peak of
      • 43,980 visits for the only day of the meeting
    • All geographic areas (6 continents) covered

SOCIAL
MEDIA

  • FACEBOOK
    • 1,096 likes
    • 1,125 subscribers (selected)
    • 2,900 views on a single post on the day of the meeting (with 723 interactions)
  • TWITTER
    • 102,709 impressions over the year, with a peak of
    • 46,100 impressions for June
    • 1,100 subscriptions (selected)
    • 503 subscribers
  • INSTAGRAM
    • 503 subscribers (selected),
    • 558 subscriptions
  • ATHLE.CH network
    • 80,000 people affected (mainly French-speaking Switzerland, rest of Switzerland and English-speaking areas)
    • > 50,000 views of presentation articles and embedded videos within a week-time

ON SITE
COMMUNICATION

  • LARGE SCREEN (on track)
    • 30 sqm screen on track
    • Live view of the meeting (from 4 cameras), with athletes annoucements, interviews and results
    • Advertisments (number of displays, depending on contracts)
    • TV Spots (various displays, depending on contracts)
    • Logos from sponsors and partners
  • SPEAKER ANNOUNCEMENTS
    • Regular announcements on the main sponsors and partners
  • SPONSOR WALL
    • Behind and aside the podium (winner ceremonies
    • Behind the interwie zone
    • At the hotel: photos of all the invited athletes and delegations (all tagged and in published)
  • WINNER CEREMONIES
    • Visible gifts and prizes from sponsors + sign of the prize-money
    • Announcements of the disciplines sponsors
  • POSTERS, FLYERS, BROCHURES
    • Visible respectively distributed to all spctators and athletes
  • EVENT LANYARDS
    • For all athletes and staff (total > 500) with the meeting name and the main sponsor

DIGITAL
MEDIA

  • VIDEO STREAMING
    • LIVE (in English, French, German):
      • 4 cameras including 1 for interviews
      • 7 hours of live (via Vinco.com throughout Europe, North America and Canada)
      • > 12,000 live views (live-streaming on the day of the meeting)
      • + 100 disciplines and interviews from the evening of the meeting, counting
      • > 39,000 views over a year
      • > 50,000 views of a single video (the Italian 400m record ), in a few days
  • LOCAL TV
    • 1 meeting announcement and live interview of the organisers on the TV set (Léman Bleu TV)
    • + Highlights after them meeting (on next day + a longer report, ~ 8' on Monday)
  • NATIONAL TV
    • Highlights the evening of the meeting (~ 3-4') (on Télévision Suisse Romande)
  • INTERNATIONAL TVs
    • Highlights depending on results and athletes, including on overseas TVs (TV5 Monde or EuroSport)

PRESS
SERVICES

  • PAPER AND/OR DIGITAL
    • Local (Tribune de Genève)
      • Meeting announcement and then detailed presentation on local media, 4-5 times before the meeting
      • Article after the meeting, on next day edition plus middle of the next week
    • National
      • Various Swiss newspaper (both paper and digital versions)
      • Swiss Athletic Federation (presentation, report, results, interviews)
    • International
      • Various international and overseas newspapers (both paper and digital versions) depending on athletes performances
      • Specialistic newspeapers (L'Equipe, La Gazzetta dello Sport, etc.)
      • Various National Athletic Federations
      • European Athletics
      • World Athletics
      • European Athletics Promotion

VOLUNTEERS &
COMMITTEE

  • VOLUNTEERS
    • 130 Volunteers (CAG partnership) working all day (and partially the day before and the day after the event) :

      • Installing 60 banners
      • Put up posters and fixing / hanging signage all around the track and the tribune, sponsor wall and roll-ups
      • 1 VIP lounge (helping of the professionals)
      • Preparing the doping-control and samaritans dedicated room
      • Mountings tents (x12), parasols, (x12), banks and tables, inside and outside the track
      • Installing electrical and computer wiring
      • Installing and connecting computers, copiers and printers
      • Connecting loud-speakers (x12)
      • Dispatching the water points
      • Installing hurdles, preparing sand for the long / triple jumps, preparing the mattress for pole vault and high jump
      • And much, much more .. !
  • STEERING COMMITTEE
    • 1 year preparation including (since 1987!)
      • 15 large committee meetings,
      • 30 select committee meetings, organisation, contacts, development, communication, ...
      • 1 general assembly

ATLETICAGENEVE - International meeting of Geneva

Since its creation in 1987, ATLETICAGENEVE has been serving athletes by offering the best international competition to Swiss athletes.
Co-founder of the EAP (European Athletics Promotion) circuit, ATLETICAGENEVE is a meeting where athletes adhere to the EAP Code of Conduct on the basis of the participation of athletes who do not cheat in any way.