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Athletics is a collection o sportin events that involve competitive rinnin, jimpin, thrawin, an walkin.[1] The maist common teeps o athletics competeetions are track an field, road rinnin, cross kintra rinnin, an race walkin.

Athletics
Athletics competitions.jpg
Heichest govrenin body IAAF
Characteristics
Mixed gender Yes
Categorization Outdoor or indoor
Olympic Present since inaugural 1896 Olympics
Paralympic Present since inaugural 1960 Paralympics

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Athletics". Oxford English Dictionary (3rd ed.). Oxford University Press. December 2013. Retrieved 9 March 2015.