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Common track and field terms - Track & Field - About.com
An A-through-K list of track and field terms. ... At the Olympics, for example, all track and field events are classified as “athletics.” Baton: A hollow, rigid, one- piece ...
Track and Field Glossary, From L-Z - Track & Field - About.com
An L-through-Z list of track and field terms. ... Lap: One complete circuit of a track; 400 meters on a standard track. Lead leg: The leg a hurdler kicks forward when ...
Introductions to Track and Field Events - Track & Field - About.com
Introductions to all of track and field's running, jumping, throwing and multi-sport events. ... The shortest events in terms of time are sprint, relay and hurdle races.
Learning the Hurdles (Track and Field for Beginners) - Track & Field
Reduced to simple terms, the ideal hurdler will basically run the 100 to 400 meters, while taking what amounts to a long, gliding stride over each hurdle.
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.
Track and Field Events: Running Events - Track & Field - About.com
An overview of the running events you're most likely to see at a track meet, from the 60-meter run to the marathon. ... 100-meter run: The outdoor straight sprint is one of track and field's glamour events. As with .... Common track and field terms...
Olympic Hurdle Events Rules - Track and Field
Track & Field Categories. Summer Olympic ... Track & Field Essentials. 2006-WI- julian-finney.jpg - Julian Finney/Getty Images. Common track and field terms.
How to Become an Olympic Track & Field Athlete
The U.S. Olympic track and field team is selected at four Olympic Trials. ... Common track and field terms · Why the World's Greatest Athletes Compete in the  ...
What is Olympic Steeplechase? - Track & Field - About.com
It's the Duckbilled Platypus of the track and field world, combining several different skills into one event, including distance running, hurdling and long jumping.
Strategies for the 4 x 100 Relay Race - Track & Field - About.com
Track & Field Categories. Summer Olympic .... Track & Field Essentials. 2006-WI- julian-finney.jpg - Julian Finney/Getty Images · Common track and field terms.
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