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  • 1. Track and Field Aaron Stroda
  • 2. History• The sport has its root in prehistory and was part of the first Olympics in 776BC
  • 3. Playing Surface• Track/Run-Up(Mondo)• Throwing Ring(Concrete)
  • 4. Attire• Runners, spikes, throwing shoes• Spandex, breathable clothing, shorts in summer
  • 5. Equipment• Runners, spikes, throwing shoes• Discus, shot-put, javelin, hammer
  • 6. Discus Technique and Safety• Begin with the standing throw and then progress into the full turn.• Throw out of a throwing cage if possible to reduce possibility injuring others.
  • 7. Rules• One can enter the ring from any position desired.• One must leave the ring through the back half with control after the implement has landed.• Throw far.
  • 8. Type of Athletes• Success, and goal oriented, high achieving individuals.• Positive outlook on life.• Self motivated.• Calm and easy under pressure.