What is athletics? Origin and history of athletics (Part 1)

The history of developing track and field since ancient times to survive today has undergone many efforts. Where does track and field come from and develop?

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What is athletics?

Athletics world is a combination of many sports such as walking, running distance, high jump, long jump, disc throwing, weightlifting, … different coordination. This is a sport that requires less equipment and simplicity. That’s why athletics has become the most competitive sport in the world.

Athletics is a collection of sports such as walking, running distances,…

The development of athletics has been through the years, generations

Athletics is an individual sport, with the exception of relay racing as well as competitions involving athletes. The importance of athletics is the natural movements, the comprehensive development effect from fitness to health promotion.

So athletics is considered an important sport participating in physical education competitions to improve human health. In addition to athletics competitions at the Olympics, there are many other athletics tournaments in the world.

The term athletics used to this day has its roots in ancient Chinese, when translated into English as Track (and) and Field (filled). When combining these two words, which can be clearly understood in terms of the diameter of the circle, the inner runner is the center of the circle. 

History of world athletics

When people in the world know about the concepts of running, sports shoes, racing tracks, clock hours, etc., people mainly run for the purpose of running and survival. Until later on, the concept of athletics was based on the origin of the above purpose.

The history of athletics in the world is well documented

Also, until the moment an interesting story about the race between the little antelope wakes up with the thought of running faster than the big lion in the jungle of Africa. We humans and our ancestors also have to run to hunt, to maintain our survival. The only measure at this point is the unlimited runner to catch the prey.