1983 IAAF World Cross Country Championships – Junior men's race
The Junior men's race at the 1983 IAAF World Cross Country Championships was held in Gateshead, England, at the Riverside Park on March 20, 1983. A report on the event was given in the Glasgow Herald and in the Evening Times.
|Junior men's race at the 1983 IAAF World Cross Country Championships|
|Host city||Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England|
|Distances||8.033 km – Junior men|
|Participation||107 athletes from |
Junior men's race (8.033 km)Edit
- Note: Athletes in parentheses did not score for the team result
An unofficial count yields the participation of 107 athletes from 25 countries in the Junior men's race. This is in agreement with the official numbers as published.
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