Cross country is not a track and field event
a field event.
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Depending on the event, there are a few general skills that are necessary. You need to be able to take direction as well as give. There also needs to be a general amount of athleticism or a desire to improve.
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.
Yes, it is a throwing event and therefore a field event.
Field event, all events that ur not actually on the track are field events!
cross country Cross country is an athletics event but does not count as track and field. The longest standard race on a track is 10000m but the longest event in track and field is 50km walk (although the majority is done on roads).
Long jump is a field event.
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