What are championships?

Some articles on championships:

Ice Stock Sport - History
... federation was established in 1934, and German championships were established two years later ... European Championships were first held in 1951, and World Championships were first held in 1983, after the International Federation Ice Stock Sport (IFE) had been established ...
Jamie Salé - Competitive Results - Pairs - Amateur
2001–2002 Winter Olympic Games 1st World Championships 4th 1st Four Continents Championships 1st 1st Canadian Championships 2nd 1st 1st 1st Grand Prix Final 5th 1st 1st Skate ...
Konstantinos Kenteris
... Medal record Competitor for Greece Men’s Athletics Olympic Games Gold 2000 Sydney 200 m World Championships Gold 2001 Edmonton 200 m European Championships Gold 2002 Munich 200 m ... He won gold medals in the 200 metres at the 2000 Summer Olympics, the 2001 World Championships in Athletics and the 2002 European Championships in Athletics - he withdrew from ...
Yuri Larionov - Early Career - 2011–2012 Season
... they were comfortable in Saransk, also the host of the 2011 and 2012 Russian national championships ... and Larionov won their first national title at the 2012 Russian Championships ... At the 2012 European Championships, they set new personal bests in their short and long programs ...
Zoltán Káldy - Achievements
... Competition Venue Position Notes Representing Hungary 1987 European Junior Championships Birmingham, England 3rd 10,000 m 1st 20 km run 1988 World Junior Championships Sudbury, Canada 5th 20 km run 4th ...