Athletics » Atletika | 103 After 2017, when the European Championships in Belgrade were represented by Bela the white lioness, the mascots for this year’s Championship will be Plum Yves and Raspberry Lee Nakon 2017, kada je Evropsko prvenstvo u Beogradu predstavljala bela lavica Bela, ove godine maskote prvenstva biće šljiva Iv i malina Li Kraljica ortova The Serbian capital will host theWorld Athletics Indoor Championships from 18th to 20th March, with the arrival of the planet’s top athletics stars announced SLOWLY BUT SURELY, THE SPORTING EVENTOF THE year in the Serbian capital is approaching. From 18th to 20th March, Belgrade will host the World Athletics Indoor Championships, to be held at the Štark Arena. Organisers assure us all that a great picture will be sent around theworld, while the arrival of top athletics stars has been announced. “This is technically the most complicatedproject ever at the “Arena”. It has only previously been undertaken in2017,whentheEuropeanAthletics Indoor Championships were held, and were rated as being the best organised championships ever. We now have the good fortune to be the organisers of the World Championships inMarch... The structure rises to a height of four metres and cuts into part of the stands. It will lookmagnificent. This will be a top sporting competition and a multimedia spectacle. I don’t know howwell-known a fact it is, but athletics is the most difficult sport for TV broadcasts. More than 60 cameras will be installed in the “Arena”,” says Athletics Association of Serbia President Veselin Jevrosimović, announcing the arrival of many stars of world athletics. “Almost all of the biggest athletics stars on the planet are comnajviše se očekuje od Ivane Španović Vulete, koja je nedavno u Beogradu skočila 6,85 metara The greatest expectations fall on Ivana Španović Vuleta, who recently leapt 6.85 metres in Belgrade 6,85 FOTO: Profimedia.rs / Fabrice COFFRINI / AFP