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Athletics may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 151 languages. ... Image File history File links Merge-arrows. ... Look up Athlete in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...

  • Athletics (track and field), a sport, comprising a group of athletic events or disciplines, each of which involves either running, walking, throwing or jumping
    • UK Athletics, the governing body for the sport of athletics in the United Kingdom
    • Little Athletics, an Australian sporting event comprising a subset of athletic events, specially modified to suit the abilities of children
    • Athletics Weekly, a UK athletics magazine
  • Sport in general
    • College athletics, sports and games organized and sanctioned by institutions of tertiary education
  • Combat athletics, an assortment of training and fighting techniques
  • Wigan Athletic F.C., a football team in England
  • Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball team based in Oakland, California; see also, Philadelphia Athletics (disambiguation)

A womens 400 m hurdles race on a typical outdoor red urethane track in the Helsinki Olympic Stadium in Finland. ... UK Athletics is the governing body for the sport of athletics in the United Kingdom. ... Little Athletics is an Australian sporting event comprising a subset of athletic events, specially modified to suit the abilities of children (aged 5 to 17) and their families. ... Athletics Weekly Athletics Weekly is a magazine devoted to athletics published in the UK. Started in 1945, it has just reached its 60th anniversary. ... Refers to a set of physical activities comprising sports and games. ... Wigan Athletic Football Club is a professional football team based in Wigan, Greater Manchester, England. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901–present) West Division (1969–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 9, 27, 34, 42, 43, (As) Name Oakland Athletics (1968–present) Kansas City Athletics (1955-1967) Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954) (Referred to as As) Other nicknames The As, The White Elephants, The... Philadelphia Athletics may refer to: Oakland Athletics, previously known as the Kansas City Athletics (1955-1967) and the Philadelphia Athletics (1901-1954) Philadelphia Athletics (1860-1876), played in the National Association from 1871 through 1875, and in the National League in 1876 Philadelphia Athletics (American Association), a team that played... The Arizona League Athletics are a minor league baseball team in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. They are a Class R team in the Arizona League and have been a farm team of the Oakland Athletics since 1988. ...

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Athletics (808 words)
Emerson College Athletics looks to provide a positive atmosphere where student-athletes are able to display qualities on and off the playing field that can be drawn upon beyond graduation.
Athletics at Emerson are an opportunity for students to bring out their best through competition.
The role of Athletics at the College is a significant one, however, the Emerson coaching staff knows the primary reason student-athletes attend Emerson is to obtain the finest education possible in the fields of communication and the performing arts.
Athletics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1514 words)
Athletics, also known, especially in American English, as track and field or track and field athletics, is a collection of sport events, which can roughly be divided into running, throwing, and jumping.
Athletics was the original sport at the first Olympics back in 776 BC where the only event held was the stadium-length foot race or "stade".
Athletics was included in the first modern Olympic Games in 1896 and has been part of the program ever since, providing the backbone of the Olympics.
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