Articles related to distance running
Olympic Distance Running Essentials - Track & Field - About.com
A comprehensive look at Olympic distance running.
Olympic Distance Running Basics - Track & Field - About.com
What is Olympic distance running? Middle- and long-distance races test the speed, strength and stamina of the competitors in five different events, including ...
Distance Running Rules for Olympic Track & Field
Middle and long distance races include the 800 meters, 1500 meters, 5000 meters, 10,000 meters and the marathon, which is 26.2 miles (42.195 kilometers) ...
Distance Running Quotes - Running & Jogging - About.com
Oct 21, 2014 ... If you're training for a long distance event such as a marathon, get motivated with these quotes about long distance running.
Introduction to Middle Distance Running - Track & Field - About.com
Events: Middle distance events generally include the 800-, 1000-, 1500- and 2000-meter runs, as well as the mile run. Technique: Competitors do not use ...
Greatest Moments In Olympic Distance Running - Track & Field
The greatest moments and top achievements in distance running from the first Olympic Games in 1896 to Athens in 2004.
London Olympics Preview: Distance Running
A look ahead at the 2012 Olympic distance running events.
Olympic Middle Distance Running - Track & Field - About.com
A comprehensive look at Olympic middle distance running events, including rules , past results and photo galleries.
A Brief History of Distance Running Events - Track & Field - About.com
The first recorded distance events, during the ancient Olympics, were run in stadiums at distances of seven to 24 stades (1400-4800 meters). The steeplechase ...
Nutrition and Hydration for Long Distance Running
Dec 22, 2014 ... Nutrition and hydration are critical to training for and running long distance races such as half marathons and marathons. Here are some basics ...