World Masters Athletics Championship – Toronto 2020 – Cancelled
July 20 - August 1
The World Masters Athletics Toronto 2020 (WMATO2020), scheduled to take place from July 20 – August 1, 2020, is a world championship caliber event for the sport of athletics (track and field) for male and female athletes aged 35 years and over. Athletes from over 80 countries will compete in stadia and non-stadia events in various age categories, with winners and medalists, in all age groups. Eleven days of competition in a 13-day program is open to all athletes, with no qualification standards, with the exception that athletes must be members of their respective regional organizations. In addition to sport competition, the WMATO2020 will feature an Opening and Closing Ceremony, an Athlete’s Party, and community engagement events, in addition to two days reserved for regional and world-wide meetings of delegates. The WMATO2020 will offer a total of 550 individual sport competition events within the City of Toronto. The event is expected to attract between 7,000-9,000 athletes, and approximately 4,000 accompanying friends and family, over the 13-day event.