An athletics track is 400m round in lane 1.
There is a significant amount of difference that can determine a race. There is about 50 meters difference if you run a lap on the inside, and one on the outside. This is why for distance runners they yearn to get the first lane.
Usually the size of a track is determined by the inside measurement, and the track becomes longer in the middle lane, and even longer yet in the outside lane. this is why you see them at most tracks qualify on the inside lane, its shorter.
In lane one it is the finish line on a 400m track.
It depends upon how many lanes there are. Is the outside lane 8 or lane 7?
No, the inside lane is 400 meters, whereas the outside lane is 446.2 meters, lane 8 standard outdoor track.
400 meters from the inside lane.
A stardard olympic running track is 400 meters from the inside lane, 500 meters from the outside lane.
You run half the track. A full lap is 440 yards. Lane 5 Athletics.
nine lanes, lane 1 is usually vacant.