- 3,703 competitors from 40 nations
- 7,771 starts - 1566 medals
- 700 officials working approximately 50,000 hours
- 45 World records/64 European records/181 Championship records
- 95% of all participations felt that they got ”value for money”
NB.: In 2004 the towns Randers and Aarhus co-hosted the championships. In 2017 all competitions will be hosted in Aarhus with the two stadiums only a few kilometres apart!