field event


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field event

a competition, such as the discus, high jump, etc., that takes place on a field or similar area as opposed to those on the running track
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He said field events would be another area to build on with the likes of Olympic silver medalist Julius Yego and Africa Games high jump champion Mathew Sawe having proved that we can do it.
Caption: Some of the ASMC volunteers at the Special Olympics Track and Field events in October.
"It definitely would have helped if we had runners on the track to be able to compete because it is hard to win a championship with just field events.
"I don't know what it is, I just love field events.
While IUPUI has hosted Paralympic swimming competitions in the past, this year marks the first time it will host a Paralympic track and field event.
Sixteen participants were long distance runners, five were mid-distance runners, seven sprinters, and six were field event athletes.
Emperador 12.55 Greyville This well-drawn colt has the early pace required to make use of the advantage, and looks the form choice based on a peak third to Field Event (placed Grade 1 latest) over this trip at Clairwood in April.
Since Alice Coachman became the first black woman to win Olympic gold, in the 1948 high jump (also the only American woman to win a track and field event at that year's Olympic games) icons such as Wilma Rudolph, Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Florence Griffith-Joyner have been shining symbols of the progress of women both inside and outside of the athletic arena.
In an effort to give more athletes opportunity to qualify for major events, Botswana Athletics Association (BAA), will on June 16, hold a track and field event dubbed Holy Sunday at the National Stadium.
Tenders are invited for Removal and replacement of existing synthetic turf fields including alternates for supplemental pads and alternative infill materials; reconstruction of field event areas including shot put, discus and long / Triple jump venues; installation of new rubberized surfacing and/or cleaning and resurfacing of rubberized running track and field event surfaces and restoration of all disturbed edges.
FOR the third year running, Cardiff Mardi Gras will host a Youth and Family Zone at the Coopers Field event on September 1.
In which athletics field event is the object generally thrown the furthest?

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