12 Sep '13, 11pm

FBK Hengelo Stadium Again Under Threat, by EME News, comments by Larry Eder: FBK Hengelo, May 2012, photo by P...

FBK Hengelo Stadium Again Under Threat, by EME News, comments by Larry Eder: FBK Hengelo, May 2012, photo by P...

FBK Hengelo, May 2012, photo by PhotoRun.net One of my favorite events to attend is the FBK Hengelo Games. The facility, which would be fantastic as a dual purpose site, for football and athletics, may be turned into a football only facility by the Municipality. This is quite short-sited. One of the most historic meetings in the athletics world, the FBK Hengelo Games, is under threat. The Municipality is considering a football ONLY stadium, thereby destroying not only a historic tradition, but the opportunity for both young and old to continue the sport of athletics. The FBK Hengelo staff will have a press conference on Friday, September 13, to publicize this sad state of affairs. There is absolutely no reason why football and athletics can not complement each other in the same facility. I see them all over the country and world when I travel. We hope that the Municipality...

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2013/09/fbk-hengelo-stadium-aga...

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