No, the inside lane is 400 meters, whereas the outside lane is 446.2 meters, lane 8 standard outdoor track.
Usually, there should be 8 lanes on a running track.
Of course it is, then people in that lane will have a disadvantage.
The difference depends on the length of the turns as well as the width of the lanes. A track with 42 inch lanes will be different than a track with 36 in lanes. Also a track with 110 meter turns and 90 meter straights will be different than one with 100 meter turns and straights.
yes, usually 400 meters
A track has 5 lanes.
Usually an Olympic standard track has eight lanes plus two more for the steeplechase water jump.
It has 9 lanes. What's my prize?
the different lanes positions in the oval have a different circumference relative to the distance from the center of the circle, so the stagger makes up for the length differential.