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Olympic Sprint and Relay Basics - Track and 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 and Field
First, of course, coaches must select their 4 x 100 relay runners with an eye for athletes who can exchange the baton smoothly, and at full speed, in addition to ...
Strategies for the 4 x 100 Relay Race - Track and 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 ...
Olympic Sprint and Relay Rules - Track and 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 ...
Introduction to Sprints and Relays - Track and Field - About.com
Individual sprint races generally include the 100-, 200- and 400-meter runs. Relay events generally include the 4x100 meters (four competitors running 100 ...
4 x 400-Meter Relay Tips - Track and Field - About.com
Putting together a winning 4 x 400-meter relay team involves more than just throwing your best 400-meter quartet on the track and letting them run. You don't ...
Track and Field Events (Hurdling, Relays, Multi-Sport)
An overview of a variety of track and field events, including the hurdles, steeplechase, relays and combined events competition.
Greatest Moments In Olympic Sprints and Relays - Track and 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 ...
An Illustrated History of Sprints and Relays
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 ...
Olympic Sprint and Relay Essentials - Track and Field - About.com
An comprehensive look at Olympic sprints and relays.