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Track and field
What Are The Odds? The IAAF introduced a world ranking system for the season. Kristen Troxell - now retired, she gallops for Trainer Barclay Tag 2nd chat with her. Jodie Fortner veteran rider still going strong after 25 years in the irons. Russia doping scandal 6 March Retrieved 19 March State-sponsored doping in s and s East Germany and early 21st century Russia , as well as prominent individual cases such as those of Olympic gold medallists Ben Johnson and Marion Jones , damaged the public image and marketability of the sport.
Cheltenham Festival Preview. Major Horse Racing Event Guide
Retrieved on 3 August The athletes would take a short run up and jump into an area of dug up earth, with the winner being the one who jumped farthest. The men's triple jump competition has been ever-present at the modern Olympics, but it was not until that a women's version gained World Championship status and went on to have its first Olympic appearance three years later. Retrieved 14 February
Grand National - At The Races
Description: Both events entered the Olympic programme at the Summer Games after a one-off men's medley relay featured in Olympics. Vertical jumps high jump and pole vault set a bar at a particular height. Races with hurdles as obstacles were first popularised in the 19th century in England. Due to stadium limitations, indoor combined events competition have a reduced number of events, resulting in the men's heptathlon and the women's pentathlon.