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Olympic Sprint and Relay Basics - Track & Field - About.com
What are Olympic sprint and relay races? They are among the most fast-paced, energetic and exciting events in the Olympic Games. One misstep in a short ...
Drills for 4 X 100 Relay Teams - Baton Passing Drills - Track & Field
The 4 x 100 relay race is often won in the exchange zones, so drills to increase a team's baton-passing efficiency are vital to success in the sprint relay.
Strategies for the 4 x 100 Relay Race - Track & Field - About.com
The 4 x 100 relay race is just as much a skill event as a speed event. A team with four decent sprinters can out-race a team with four better sprinters by beating ...
Introduction to Sprints and Relays - Track & Field - About.com
Relay events generally include the 4x100 meters (four competitors running 100 meters each), 4x200 and 4x400. Runners use maximum effort for the entire race ...
Track and Field Events (Hurdling, Relays, Multi-Sport) - Track & Field
An overview of a variety of track and field events, including the hurdles, steeplechase, relays and combined events competition.
4 x 400-Meter Relay Tips - Track & Field - About.com
Sanya Richards-Ross crosses the finish line for the gold medal-winning United States 4 x 400-meter relay team at the 2012 Olympics. Streeter Lecka/Getty ...
Greatest Moments In Olympic Sprints and Relays - Track & Field
Some of the greatest athletes in Olympic track and field history gained their primary success in sprint and relay races. Numerous multiple medal-winners have ...
Track & Field sprint and relay events - About.com
An overview of sprint and relay Track & Field events.
Olympic Sprint and Relay Rules - Track & Field - About.com
Rules for the three individual sprint events (100, 200 and 400 meters) contain only slight differences. The relay races (4 x 100 and 4 x 400 meters) have ...
An Illustrated History of Sprints and Relays - Track & Field - About.com
The history of sprint races likely stretches back to the beginning of human athletic competition. Sprint races were a part of the ancient Greek Olympics and were ...