BUDAPEST (HUN): Hungarian Athletics Federation announced its Athletes of the Year 2010. The titles went to hurdler Daniel Kiss who won bronze medal in Barcelona and among women the long distance runner Krisztina Papp (8th in Barcelona at 10 000 m). Coach of the year is Istvan Tomhauser who leads the preparation of national record holder Kiss. In the U23 category the top ones are hurdler Balazs Baji and shot putter Anita Marton, in the junior category 400 m runner Marcell Deak Nagy and middle distance runner Viktoria Gyurkes.
PRAGUE (CZE): Prague Indoor meeting in the biggest hall in the country (02 Arena) which debuted in 2009 will be postponed for future years. In 2010 it was not held due to the clash with Winter Olympic Games and other activities of the organizing body. For the 2011 the organising companies Ceska Sportovni and TK Plus informed that it will not be staged due to the priorities given to jubilee 50th Ostrava Golden Spike meeting (IAAF World Challenge) planned for May 31 2011. During the first edition of the indoor meet Meseret Defar clocked 2 miles all-time world best and Yelena Isinbayeva attacked the world indoor record in pole vault.
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