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Olympic Distance Running Essentials - Track & Field - About.com
A comprehensive look at Olympic distance running.
Introduction to Middle Distance Running - Track & Field - About.com
Middle distance events generally include the 800-, 1000-, 1500- and 2000-meter runs, as well as the mile run. Technique: Competitors do not use starting blocks ...
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 Quotes - Running and Jogging - About.com
Mar 7, 2014 ... If you're training for a long distance event such as a marathon, get motivated with these quotes about long distance running.
Greatest Moments In Olympic Distance Running - Track & Field
From the stirring Greek victory in the first Olympic marathon in 1896 to Hicham El Guerrouj's double-victory in 2004, competitors in distance running events have ...
Distance Running Action Photo Gallery - Track and Field - About.com
View action photographs of distance running events, which are among the sports represented in the Summer Olympic Games.
Distance Running Rules for Olympic Track & Field
All distance races are run on tracks except the marathon, which generally begins and ends in the Olympic stadium, with the remainder of the event run on nearby ...
London Olympics Preview: Distance Running
A look ahead at the 2012 Olympic distance running events.
Olympic Summer Games - All About Olympic Distance Running
From the near-sprint of the 800 meters to the two-hour drama of the marathon, distance running events will reliably provide some of the great moments of any ...
What Is a Long Distance Run? - Running and Jogging - About.com
May 1, 2014 ... A long run is the highest mileage run of any week in your training schedule. The mileage of your long run depends on what race distance ...
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