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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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By lunch records had been broken in the field events.
Sheila Carey, head of PE at Exhall Grange School and one of the tournament's main organisers, said the youngsters would be competing in almost all the usual track and field events "from discus and javelin to sprinting, long distance and jumping events.
Entries close on December 1 for the field events and December 14 for the sprints and hurdles and all entries should be sent to Miss B Johnson, 21 Lawnswood, Houghton-le-Spring, DH5 8JB.
You can coach field events and help kids get better now,'' Fluharty said.
The competition, which features 45 track and field events, will take place at E.
Harris was banned from participating in track and field events after testing positive for cocaine in 1992.
Events will include wheelchair softball, field events and games, as well as appearances by local celebrities and some of the best wheelchair athletes in the world.
In addition, the board approved $212,619 in track and field improvements for Canyon, Saugus, Hart and Valencia high schools, including new soccer goals and accommodations for field events.
Athletes from the seven member countries - Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Maldives - compete in sports such as track and field events, rowing, table tennis, and wrestling.
The action-packed competition schedule is designed to captivate the audience with each day's sessions featuring a balance of phenomenal track and field events.
Our new ReplayTV 3060 makes it possible to record a whole season of "Sex and the City," back-to-back episodes of "Big Brother," all the track and field events in Sydney, plus the best Sunday afternoon football games of the season.
When: Today's preliminaries and field-event finals: field events, 11 a.

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