Russian post issued a stamp to celebrate the XIV World Championships in Athletics 2013 held in Russia.
Summer World Championships in Athletics are organized by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). The competition is held every two years and lasts 9 days. From 10 to 18 August 2013 the World Championship will be held for the first time in Moscow, Russia, on Luzhniki Stadium, whose North and South arenas, sporting settlement and Large sports arena will be involved. The stadium will put up more than 33 thousand supporters. The event will be attended by athletes from 201 countries who will compete for 47 sets of medals.
The stamp features competing athletes and the logo of XIV World Championships in Athletics 2013.