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Triple jump is a field event. Field events are held in the field located within the track. Running events that are held on the track are track events.

Field events include triple jump, long jump, high jump, hammer throw, discus throw, shot put, pole vault, and javelin throw.

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The tripple jump is a field event.

Track events are almost all running sports.

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