Ticket Terms & Conditions


  1. Any use of IAAF World U20 Championships 2018 tickets (“Tickets”) and admission to the stadium/Course shall be subject to the following terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) and such other rules (“Rules”) as may be established by the IAAF and the local organising committee for the Event, and the stadium owner (collectively, the “Authorities”). Anyone who purchases or uses Tickets shall be deemed to have agreed to the provisions of the Terms and Conditions and the Rules.
  2. The Ticket constitutes a revocable licence. In addition to other available remedies, the Authorities shall have the right to cancel and/or require the return of tickets and/or refuse admission or expel a person from the stadium/course, if he or she is in violation of these Terms and Conditions or the Rules, without any refund.
  3. A Ticket Holder assumes all risks and dangers associated with his/her attendance at the Event including any bodily harm and property damage or loss incidental to attendance at the Event whether occurring prior to or during the Event unless the harm, damage or loss is caused by the wilful misconduct or gross negligence of one of the Authorities, in which case, the liability shall be several and limited to the Authority that acted with wilful misconduct or gross negligence.
  4. Any person attending the Event shall not record or transmit, or in any other manner disseminate, particularly via the Internet any sound, image, description, or results of the Event, in whole or in part, or assist any other person(s) conducting such activities.
  5. Any person attending the Event shall be deemed to have given his or her irrevocable consent to the use by the IAAF or its designees, free of charge, of his or her voice, image and likeness in live or recorded video display, broadcast or other transmission or recording, photographs, or any other media now or hereafter existing, taken or recorded in connection with the Event.
  6. Any person ordering or using Tickets shall be deemed to have given his or her consent to the Authorities for the use of any personal or other information appearing on the order form or disclosed in a phone order for or in connection with the operation and management of the Event.
  7. Only the purchaser of Tickets and those designated in the order form as accompanying him or her shall have the right to use such Tickets. Neither the purchaser nor those accompanying him or her may sell or otherwise transfer such Tickets without the prior written approval of the IAAF.
  8. All sales are final. Tickets cannot be replaced if lost, destroyed or stolen.
  9. Tickets may not be used for advertising, sales promotion or any other commercial purposes (including, but not limited to, offers for sale, use as a premium, give-away or prize in a competition or sweepstake) without the prior written approval of the IAAF.
  10. It is prohibited to take into any stadia where an Event takes place any of the following items (hereinafter referred to as “Prohibited Items”);
  • bottles, cans, coolers, thermos, alcoholic beverages, containers, picnic baskets, food, strollers, certain banners, poles, weapons, umbrellas, balls, frisbees, fireworks, flares and smoke bombs,
  • any promotional or commercial item of whatever nature including but not limited to banners, badges, signs, symbols and leaflets,.
  • any equipment or device capable of being used for the recording, transmission or dissemination by any other manner of sound, images, description or results of the Event, particularly via the Internet.
  1. For the purposes of security and the orderly and smooth implementation of the Event, if requested by the Authorities all persons shall be required to cooperate in respect of providing evidence of identity, conducting inspections of personal belongings, confiscation of Prohibited Items, and/or body checks.
  2. Should any provision(s) of these Terms and Conditions be declared unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall remain in effect as if such invalid or unenforceable provision(s) had not been contained.
  3. The Ticket holder agrees that in connection with any dispute regarding the use of a Ticket or attendance at the Event, will submit the dispute to arbitration in accordance with the rules of the Finnish legal system.