What is the longest race in the Olympic Games?

Which is the longest days at the Olympic game?

The IOC president for these Games was Baron Pierre de Coubertin. Lasting a total of 187 days (or six months and four days), these Games were the longest in modern Olympics history.

1908 Summer Olympics.

Programme for the 1908 Summer Olympics
Host city London, United Kingdom
Opening 27 April
Closing 31 October
Opened by King Edward VII

Which country will host 2024 Olympics?

What is the longest event in athletics?

50 Kilometer Race Walk

This is the longest of all the track & field events, covering more than 30 miles of intense racing.

What is the longest standing Olympic record in athletics?

The record for the longest-held Olympic best is held by Bob Beamon (USA) – he achieved 8.90m in the men’s long jump at the 1968 Mexico City games. It was also a world record for just under 23 years, before it was broken by his fellow countryman Mike Powell at the 1991 World Athletics Championships in Tokyo.

How long would Usain Bolt run a 5k?

9.58 – Usain Bolt

Distance Finish time World Record
3000m 4:47.40 7:20.67
5000m 7:59.00 12:37.35
5k road 7:59.00 13:29
10000m 15:58.00 26:17.53
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