The 2000 Summer Olympics were held in Sydney, Australia, from 15 September
to 1 October 2000. 10,651 athletes from ... See also: Athletics at the 2000
Summer Olympics ... Women's 10,000 metres ....
Jul 31, 2015 ... The athletes competed in 43 events covering athletics (track and field), ... The
1896 Olympics featured the first marathon. ... The remoteness of St. Louis and
growing tension in Europe over the ...... Several events were contested at the
Olympics for the first time in 2000, including men's and women's tae ...
Feb 10, 2012 ... Women's gymnastics is usually the most-watched sport of the Summer Olympics.
... Competitive swimming as a sport began in Europe around 1800. ... Track
events are footraces ranging from 100 to 10,000 meters (109.4 ... Athletics will be
the largest sport in the 2012 Olympics, with 2,000 ..... Kara West
May 25, 2011 ... At the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, Johnson tested positive for steroids. ...
drugs and was sentenced in late 2007 to a four-year ban from athletics. ... test
administered while he was preparing for the Olympic marathon trials. ... 21 other
members of China's Olympic team) from the 2000 Sydney Olympics ...
In 1912, there were three Trials meetings, beginning with the Western (Stanford -
May ... Championships, which was also the case in 1928, 1932, 1992, 1996 and
2000. ... of womens' olympic track and field, a separate meeting was held in
Newark, N.J. on July 4. ... The AAU 10000m event served as the Trials event, and
Nov 9, 2014 ... Born in Kapsait village, the Lelan division of West Pokot District, Kenya, ... the
spotlight of the Kenyan athletics federation, Athletics Kenya. ... In 1994 she won
the Goodwill Games over 10,000 metres, barefoot. ... Women also, we have hard
life. ... During the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Loroupe was ...
When European Athletics President Hansjörg Wirz described the 29th European.
Athletics .... championships records in the women's 4x400m relay – where.
Stanford athletic legends, Charles (Chuck) Cobb and Otis. Chandler. ... record in
the women's 10,000 meters at Cobb Track and ..... triple jump at the Pac-10
Championships and tenth at the NCAA West ...... He also competed in the 1984,
1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics. ... dle distance runners on European tours.
By the 1970s, the Olympic Marathon had come a long way from the dusty roads
of Athens. ... Before the 1980s, there were no women's distance races in the
Olympics. ... Only one athletic event was held-a short footrace. ... a West German
and a strong supporter of women's running, sponsored the first Women's