The secret meeting of Belgium’s athletics bosses

The secret meeting of Belgium’s athletics bosses

The time and venue of a meeting of Belgium’s top athletics officials, announced for Wednesday, are being kept secret, according to the national Olympics committee, COIB. This is to make sure that “it can be held as calmly as possible to find a solution without pressure and put all the chances on our side,” COIB communications officer Luc Rampaer told Belga news agency on Tuesday. The meeting is seen as an opportunity to bring the different regional and national athletics bodies together around the same table. It will involve national…

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Regional parks will be closed on Friday in Brussels

Regional parks will be closed on Friday in Brussels

Regional parks in Brussels will be closed on Friday 15 March due to adverse weather conditions, Brussels Environment announced on Thursday in a press release. They will reopen on Saturday morning if the weather conditions allow it, the public service said. Friday is expected to be windy, while the ground will be waterlogged, according to the latest weather forecasts. Parks in Brussels have already been closed on a number of occasions in recent days due to the heavy winds that have hit Belgium, uprooting many trees. Last weekend, for example,…

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