The 10,000 metres at the 2000 Summer Olympics as part of the athletics
programme were held at Stadium Australia on Wednesday 27 September, and
Participants: 963 (776 men and 187 women) from 57 countries ... The 1952
Olympics saw the début of athletes from the Soviet Union, who had competed ...
from East and West Germany, but the German team was entirely from West
Germany, ... He had never before run a marathon, but elected to enter that race
as well, and ...
The US Olympic Trials put forward three good sprinters in ...
Aug 5, 2016 ... Albert Hill was a British track and field athlete. ... Percy competed in the 2000
Summer Olympics in Sydney, where he ... The same team received a bronze
medal at the 2005 World Championships and a gold medal at the 2005
European ... She won bronze medals in the women's 400-metre and 800-metre ...
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
Jun 5, 2016 ... The Official Athletic Site of the Villanova Wildcats - As a countdown ends, ... the
5000 meters at the Olympics, while American basketball player Kyle Lowry ... At
least one Villanovan has competed at every Summer Olympics since 1948 ...... at
the 2011 European Women Basketball Championship in Poland.
Aug 7, 1983 ... Alberto Salazar, the fastest marathon runner in history, lives there; the ... host of
Eastern European women, which will probably include Ulrike Bruns ... Beyond
these 1983 meets loom the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles next summer. ... As
Miss Decker's own coach, Dick Brown of Athletics West, explains it: ...
Aug 27, 2016 ... 27, 2016, 10:01 a.m. The 2016 Rio Olympics have come to a close ... not return to
the West African nation after competing at the Rio Olympics. ... at the Rio
Olympics, a gold in the men's 800-meter freestyle relay. (Patrick B. Kraemer /
European Pressphoto Agency) .... Medal ceremony for marathon top three.
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
Aug 8, 2016 ... The track & field competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio starts with ...
first day includes a SPECTACULAR final — the women's 10,000 meters. ... in
athletics history to win three golds in the same individual event? .... 2000: 30:22 ...
Turkey's Kenyan-born European champ Yasemin Can (14:37 5,000 ...