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# How many hurdles in a mens 400m hurdle race?

Updated: 9/28/2023

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16y ago

Ten. The first hurdle is 45 meters from the start. The following nine hurdles are evenly spaced, 35 meters apart, and there is 40 meters from the last hurdle to the finish line.

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There are 10 hurdles in the men's 400 metres hurdles.

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