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Track and field in the 2008 Olympics?

Yes there will be Track and Field in the 2008 Olympics.


Why is track and field in the Olympics compulsory?

Hello?! Track and field is like the oldest sport in practically the whole world! It was what started the Olympics in the first place. If it wasn't for track and field, then there wouldn't be any Olympics!


How did track and field get into the Olympics?

Track and field events, in their most basic forms, were original Olympic events. They have been in every Olympics.


How many years did track and field was in the Olympics?

track and field has always been part of the olympics, since the first games in 1896


A summer Olympics event?

track and field


When was the first track and field for the Olympics?

1896


Who won 2 track and field golds in the 1929 Olympics?

There were no Olympics that year.


How old do you have to be to get into track and field in the Olympics?

There is no age limit for Track and Field. But, there is an age limit for other sports in the Olympics. For example, you must be 16 to compete in gymnastics, and you must be 18 to compete in equestrian. But there is no age limit for track and field. It is very rare you will find someone under the age of 14 or 15 in the Olympics though.


Where did track and field originate?

At a Ancient Greek Olympics.


Is there an indoor track and field event at the winter Olympics?

No


Where are 2004 track and field Olympics results?

Link.


What is the official name of track and field in the Olympics?

Athletics.


What track and field events were there in the modern Olympics?

Marethan


What track and field events were there in modern Olympics?

Marethan


Does anyone famous come from Tanzania?

Filbert Bayi and Suleiman Nyambui both won track and field medals in the 1980 Summer Olympics.


How many track sports are in the 2012 Olympics?

15, not including the decathlon which has track and field sports.


What is common to the 1924 1932 and 1936 Olympics?

Track and Field


What was the first team sport in the modern Olympics?

Track and Field


What was the first sport played in the first Olympics?

Track and Field


What is athletics in the Olympics?

Athletics is also known as track and field.


Were there track and field events in the ancient Greek Olympics?

Yes.


When did track and field become part of the Olympics?

Track and field has been a part of the Modern Olympics since the first Modern Games in 1896. The first event known to be competed at the Ancient Olympics was the stade run, a foot race of approximately 190 meters. So it could be said that track, or an ancient variation of track, has been competed at the Olympics since the first Ancient Olympics. History states that the pentathlon was included at the Games in 708 BC. This pentathlon consisted of discus, jumping, javelin, running, and wrestling. Discus and javelin are the first known 'field' events competed at the Olympics.


How many track and field 1000m events are there in the Olympics?

None the 1000 meter race is not contested in the Olympics


What three games make up the entire Olympics?

track and field


How old do you have to be to be in the track and field for the Olympics?

You can be any age as long as you can qualify