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# Correct dimensions for 200 meter track?

Updated: 9/27/2023

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A standard athletics track has an inside running distance of 400 metres. Most tracks have an 85 metres straight on each side, with curves at either end with a radius of 36.41 metres. There are usually eight lanes, each 1.22 + or - 0.1 metres wide.

Refer to IAAF Competition Rules Handbook 2010-2011 (downloadable from the IAAF website). Rule 160 provides the technical details of an IAAF 400 m track measurement

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14y ago

It's actually quite simple, if you were to freze a 400m running track, you would have the exact dimensions of the oval. So go online and search the exact dimensions of a running track.

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200 meters. At the inner most edge.

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400 meters..........

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