Asked in 100 Meter Dash, 200 Meter Dash, 400 Meter Dash
Do Olympic sprinters jump rope in training?
Yes they do, and they have been trained by Buddy Lee . Buddy is the USA olympic comittees official Jumprope conditioning coach. And I am proud to say that I am his UK ambassador for his programes. ...
Asked in Sports
What is a standing broad jump?
The term 'broad jump' means the same as the term 'long jump'. Where the long jump is an event where an athlete runs a short distance and then jumps through the air to see how far they can go, the standing broad (long) jump is where an athlete jumps through the air to see how far they can go from a standing position. Click on the 'Standing Broad Jump' link below to learn more about it. ...
Asked in Olympics, Long Jump, Olympics Volleyball
How many long jump events in modern olympic games?
Long jump has been an Olympic event since the Modern Olympics began in 1896. Men have competed in Olympic long jump since 1896. Women have competed in Olympic long jump since 1948. ...
Asked in Olympics
How high do olympic ski jumpers jump off the ground?
The distance that ski jumpers jump is measured instead of how high they jump. At most Olympic events, they fly for about 100 meters. ...