How many athletic events are there in the Olympics?

What are the 7 field events in the Olympic Games?

The field events are the long jump, triple jump, high jump, pole vault, shot put, discus, javelin, and hammer throw. The Sydney Games marked the Olympic debut of women’s pole vault and hammer throw.

What is the longest event in an athletics competition?

The longest race on the Olympic programme, athletes run a distance of 26 miles and 385 yards (42.195km). The event takes place on the road and the finishing order of the race is determined by time.

Should I run through pain?

If the pain hasn’t disappeared the next day, don’t try and run on it. The only time it can be beneficial to run through pain is during rehabilitation, when you may need to overcome a little initial stiffness to regain the muscle’s flexibility.

Is soccer the most athletic sport?

Soccer is celebrated way more than any other sport on the planet, however are soccer players more athletic than those of other sports such as basketball, football, or baseball? In today’s age, basketball is definitely more popular than it has ever been before, and it is easy to see why.

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