The ATFS Annual
The International Track and Field Annual

The first edition of the A.T.F.S. Annual, titled "The 1951 A.T.F.S. International Athletic Annual" was produced by joint editors Fulvio Regli and Dr. Roberto Quercetani and published by Tipografia "La Commerciale" SA, Lugano, in Switzerland.

Thru the years various members of the A.T.F.S. have taken on the onerous task of editing the yearly publication.

In 1985, renowned British statistician and broadcaster Peter Matthews took over the editing and assumed management of the publication from the A.T.F.S., renaming it The International Track and Field Annual.  Many A.T.F.S. members still contribute to each years publication.

The latest edition, "Athletics 2019, The International Track and Field Annual" is available from the publisher as follows:
SportsBooks Ltd.
9 St. Aubyns Place
York YO24 1EQ
United Kingdom
Tel: 01904 613473

Each yearly edition is generally available by late April/early May, with current financial members of A.T.F.S. receiving their copy soon after publication.

Previous Editions
Editions from 2010 to the present (2019) are still available and can be obtained by contacting the publisher, SportsBooks, as detailed above.
Publications prior to 1980 are all but out of stock, while limited numbers of editions produced between 1981 and 2009 are available from the A.T.F.S. by contacting the Secretary, Michael McLaughlin to ascertain availability of the desired year.

List of Editors
A.T.F.S.  Annual
1951 - 1952 Fulvio Regli and Roberto Quercetani (Tipografia La Commerciale S.A., Lagona, Switzerland)
1953 - 1955 Fulvio Regli and Roberto Quercetani (World Sports Magazine, London, England)
1956 - 1969 Roberto Quercetani (World Sports Magazine, London England)
1970 - 1972 Rooney Magnusson (World Sports Magazine, London, England)
1973 - 1974 Vladmir Visek (Bartels and Wernitz, West Berlin, Germany)
1975 - 1978 Don Potts (Track and Field News, Los Altos, California, USA)
1979 - 1983 Nejat Kok (Palle Lassen, Kobenhavn, Denmark)
1984            Richard Hymans (Palle Lassen, Kobenhavn, Denmark)
The International Track and Field Annual
1985 - 1990 Peter Matthews (Sports World, London, England)
1991 - 1992 Peter Matthews (Burlington Publishing, London, England)
1993 - 1994 Peter Matthews (Harmsworth Active, London, England)
1995 - 2013 Peter Matthews (Sportsbooks, Cheltenham, England)
2014 -          Peter Matthews (Sportsbooks, York, England)