There are two track and field events. The long jump, and the triple jump.
There are several famous track and field athletes from the Philippines. These track and field athletes include Isidro del Prado, Lydia de Vega, Simeon Toribio , and Miguel White.
A term used to describe participants in a Track and Field event. The term most likely origniated from a description of the athletes' uniforms (thinly clad.)
Cross country is not a track and field event
a field event.
Track And Field
Peter Heidestrom has written: 'Athletes of the century' -- subject(s): Track and field, Statistics, Track and field athletes, History
I'm not positive but I have learned that it is a field event. It has nothing to do with the track. It contains running in the beginning on the FIELD.