Athletics World Indoor Championships 2021 – Schedule & Info

Athletics World Indoor Championships 2021


Indoor track & field World Championships will be held in Nanjing, China in March 2021. See the schedule of the competition and further information!
The next World Championships indoor event was supposed to be organized in Nanjing, China in March 2020. However, due to the coronavirus epidemic, the event was postponed by one year and will be on in March 2021 (19.-21.3.2021). The World Championships will be competed only less than two weeks after the Torun Athletics Indoor European Championships.

Athletics World Indoor Championships 2021 - Schedule


Nanjing’s 2021 indoor track & field World Championships schedule has not yet been confirmed. Below is the original 2020 event schedule, which gives an indication of the 2021 schedule.

Time: EEST

Friday, Morning Session

TimeW/MEventRound
03:35M60 mHeptathlon
03:55W60 m hurdlesPentathlon
04:15W60 mHeats
04:25MLong jumpPentathlon
05:00M400 mHeats
05:15WHigh jumpPentathlon
05:45W400 mHeats
05:55MShot putHeptathlon
06:28MTriple jumpFinal
06:30W1500 mHeats
07:00M800 mHeats
07:15WShot putPentathlon
07:30M3000 mHeats


Friday, Evening Session

TimeW/MEventRound
12:05WLong jumpPentathlon
12:10W60 mSemi-final
12:35W400 mHeats
13:00M400 mHeats
13:00MHigh jumpHeptathlon
13:20WShot putFinal
13:25MLong jumpFinal
13:50W800 mPentathlon
14:15W3000 mFinal
14:55W60 mFinal


Saturday, Morning Session

TimeW/MEventRound
03:35M60 m hurdlesHeptathlon
03:55M60 mHeats
04:35MPole vaultHeptathlon
04:40WTriple jumpFinal
04:50M1500 mHeats
05:25W800 mHeats
06:15W60 m hurdlesHeats


Saturday, Evening Session

TimeW/MEventRound
12:05WPole vaultFinal
12:10W60 m hurdlesSemi-finals
12:35M60 mSemi-finals
13:05M800 mFinal
13:10MHigh jumpFinal
13:30M1000 mHeptathlon
13:50W400 mFinal
14:10M400 mFinal
14:30W1500 mFinal
15:05W60 m hurdlesFinal
15:20M60 mFinal


Sunday, Morning Session

04:05M60 m hurdlesHeats
04:50WLong jumpFinal
04:55MShot putFinal
05:10W4x400 relayHeats
05:35M4x400 relayHeats
06:35M3000 mFinal


Sunday, Evening Session

TimeW/MEventRound
11:05M60 m hurdlesSemi-final
11:20MPole vaultFinal
11:30WHigh jumpFinal
12:00W800 mFinal
12:35M1500 mFinal
13:30M60 m hurdlesFinal
13:40W4x400 relayFinal
13:55M4x400 relayFinal


Athletics World Indoor Championships – Entry Standards


There is no entry standard for 4 x 400 metre relays. Combined events' participants will be limited to one athlete per country.

Indoor (W)Outdoor (W)EventIndoor (M)Outdoor (M)
7,3011,15 (100m)60m6,6310,10 (100m)
52,9051,00400m46,5045,00
2.01,501.58,00800m1.46,701.44,00
4.09,00 / 4.28,50 (Mile)4.02,001500m3.40,003.55,00 (Mile) 3.33,00
8:49.008:30.00 / 14:50.00 (5000)3000m7:50,007.40,00 / 13.10,00 (5000m)
8,1612,85(100mH) 60mH 7,7013,40 (110mH)
195195High jump234234
470470Pole vault580580
675675Long jump820820
14,3014,30Triple jump16,9016,90
18,3018,30Shot put20,9520,95


Athletics World Indoor Championships – Results


We will update the live results link here when the games are on and the organizers have published the link.