Fenerbahçe Athletics

Fenerbahçe Athletics is the men's and women's athletics section of Fenerbahçe S.K., a major Turkish multi-sport club in Istanbul, Turkey. Fenerbahçe Athletics' homeground are the Dereağzı Facilities in Kadıköy, belonging to the club.

Fenerbahçe SK
Full nameFenerbahçe SK Athletics
Nickname(s)The Yellow-Navy Blues
Fener
Founded1913
GroundDereağzı Facilities,
Istanbul, Turkey
ChairmanTurkey Ali Koç
ManagerTurkey Ziya Özel
LeagueTurkish Men's Athletics League
Turkish Women's Athletics League
2016Runners-up (Men)
Runners-up (Women)
WebsiteClub website
Active departments of
Fenerbahçe
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Football Basketball (Men's) Basketball (Women's)
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Volleyball (Men's) Volleyball (Women's) Table Tennis
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Swimming Rowing Sailing
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The department was founded in 1913 and is one of the most successful in Turkey, with the men's team having won a record 20 championships in the Turkish Men's Athletics League, amongst others. The women's team won 8 championships in the Women's Athletics League and became runners-up in the European Champion Clubs Cup in 2015.

Fenerbahçe has had some of the greatest Turkish athletes in its ranks, who have granted Turkish sports and the club itself numerous Olympic, European and Worldwide honours.

Honours (Men)Edit

European competitionsEdit

Runners-up (1): 2019

Domestic competitionsEdit

  • Turkish Men's Athletics League
Winners (20) (record): 1987, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2012
Runners-up (10): 1988, 2000, 2002, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Turkish Men's Athletics Championship
Winners (11): 1952, 1953, 1954, 1957, 1959, 1961, 1963, 1965, 1984, 1985, 1987
  • Turkish Cross Country Championship
Winners (15): 1954, 1957, 1959, 1963, 1966, 1967, 1972, 1974, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985
  • Turkish Cross League
Winners (3): 1989, 1994, 1995
  • Turkish Throws League
Winners (1): 2007
  • Istanbul Athletics Championship
Winners (24) (record): 1939, 1940, 1943, 1944, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1964, 1968, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988
  • Istanbul Cross Championship
Winners (24) (record): 1949, 1951, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1972, 1974, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985
  • Rose Cup
Winners (17): 1939, 1940, 1941, 1944, 1946, 1947, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1958, 1959, 1960

Honours (Women)Edit

European competitionsEdit

Runners-up (1): 2015
Third place (1): 2016

Domestic competitionsEdit

  • Turkish Women's Athletics League
Winners (8): 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2009, 2014, 2015
Runners-up (14): 1998, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016
  • Turkish Women's Athletics Championship
Winners (9): 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966
  • Turkish Cross League
Winners (2): 1999, 2001
  • Turkish Cross Country Championship
Winners (1): 1965
  • Turkish Throws League
Winners (1): 2007
  • Istanbul Athletics Championship
Winners (14): 1926, 1956, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1970
  • Istanbul Cross Championship
Winners (4): 1958, 1962, 1964, 1965

Current squadEdit

Technical staffEdit

Name Nat. Position
Ziya Özel   Manager
Gürsel Özyurt   Department Captain
Fikret Çetinkaya   Coordinator
İhsan Özden   Coach
Mesut Tümay   Coach
Ramazan Kutlu   Coach
Artun Talay   Coach
Şenol Özdemir   Coach
Cahit Yüksel   Youth Academy Director

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Current squadsEdit

Men's squadEdit

  Turkey
  • Vedat Akkurt
  • Samir Akovalı
  • Fatih Aktaş
  • Fahri Arsoy
  • Fatih Avan
  • Serhat Aydın
  • Özkan Baltacı
  • Sercan Basım
  • Fadıl Bombacı
  • Emrecan Ercan
  • Ramil Guliyev
  • Batuhan Işık
  • Davut Karabulak
  • Ali Ekber Kayaş
  • Ahmet Talha Kılıç
  • Berk Köksal
  • Alper Kulaksız
  • Osmancan Özdeveci
  • Berkin Özfırat
  • Mustafa Özseçer
  • Furkan Şen
  • İrfan Yıldırım
  • Burak Yılmaz
  • Tolga Yılmaz

Women's squadEdit

  Turkey
  • Sare Bostancı
  • Hilal Dündar
  • Dilek Esmer
  • Yudum İliksiz
  • Meryem Kasap
  • Emine Selda Kırdemir
  • Büşra Nur Koku
  • Demet Parlak
  • Özge Soylu
  • Emel Şanlı
  • Tuğçe Şahutoğlu
  • Eda Tuğsuz
  • Zehra Uzunbilek

Notable athletesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Team Technical Staff". Fenerbahçe.org. Archived from the original on 2007-10-14. Retrieved 2007-11-13.

External linksEdit