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Illustrated Sprint Hurdles Technique - Track & Field - About.com
The high hurdles races – 100 meters for women and 110 meters for men outdoors, 60 meters for both genders indoors – are sprints, but they're also technical ...
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Track & Field hurdle events - About.com
Overview of Track & Field hurdle events. ... An illustrated, step-by-step guide for high hurdles competitors. ... The Basics of the 300 Intermediate Hurdles Event.
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Olympic Hurdles Basics - Track & Field - About.com
What are Olympic hurdles? Winners of these events require sprinter's speed plus precise technique as the competitors glide over their obstacles on their way to ...
http://trackandfield.about.com/od/hurdles/a/olymhurdlebasic.htm
An Illustrated History of Hurdles - Track & Field - About.com
The 110-meter hurdles were an original event in the first modern Olympics in 1896. But those competitors jumped over the hurdles, rather then striding over them ...
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Introduction to Hurdles - Track & Field - About.com
Ideally, runners glide over the hurdles without breaking stride and with minimum loss of speed. Runners may knock a hurdle down as they clear it, as long as the ...
http://trackandfield.about.com/od/skillsrequire1/p/Introhurdles.htm
Olympic Hurdle Events Rules - Track and Field
Both men and women run a 400-meter hurdle event. Men also run a 110-meter race while women run a 100-meter event. The rules for all hurdle events are the ...
http://trackandfield.about.com/od/hurdles/a/hurdlerules.htm
Learning the Hurdles (Track and Field for Beginners) - Track & Field
There's a reason that the hurdles are considered running events, rather than jumping events. Reduced to simple terms, the ideal hurdler will basically run the  ...
http://trackandfield.about.com/od/hurdles/p/Beginners-Track-And-Field-Learning-The-Hurdles.htm
A Brief History of Sprints and Hurdles - Track & Field - About.com
The first modern Olympics (for men only) in 1896 included 100- and 400-meter races and a 110-meter hurdles event. The 200-meter dash and 400-meter ...
http://trackandfield.about.com/od/sprintsandhurdle1/a/sprinthistory.htm
Men's 400-Meter Hurdles World Records - Track & Field - About.com
Since 1912, the men's 400-meter hurdles world record has been officially broken or tied 21 times – 16 times by Americans. To put it another way, non-Americans ...
http://trackandfield.about.com/od/hurdles/fl/Menrsquos-400-Meter-Hurdles-World-Records.htm
Women's 100-Meter Hurdles Records - Track & Field - About.com
Historically, women have run high hurdles races at a variety of distances. In the Olympics, women ran 80-meter hurdles from 1932 through 1968, before moving ...
http://trackandfield.about.com/od/World-Record-Progressions/fl/Womens-100-Meter-Hurdles-Records.htm
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