The hitch kick technique is used in the long jump event.
The long jump
Long jump is a track and field athletics event. Three techniques include the hang, the sail and the hitch kick.
hurdles are only used in hurdles - athletics. if that is what you are looking for...
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.
Field event, all events that ur not actually on the track are field events!