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Comparative Effect of Varied Foot Spacing in Crouch Start on Acceleration Speed of Sprinters | Original Article

Abhaydev C. S.*, in International Journal of Physical Education & Sports Sciences | Physical Education, Health, Fitness & Sports


Athletics, also called track- and -field sports or Track & Field, a variety of competitions in running, walking, jumping, throwing events and combined events. Although these contests are called Track and Field (or simply track), they are generally designated as athletics elsewhere. Track -and -field athletics is the oldest forms of organized sport having developed out of the most basic human activities - running, jumping and throwing. Athletics is one of the most popular international sports, in which a large number of countries in the world used to participate in the International level. Athletics Association of various counties sends their athletes to the Olympic Games and to the official world championships of Track and Field.