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Hello?! Track and Field is like the oldest sport in practically the whole world! It was what started the Olympics in the first place. If it wasn't for track and field, then there wouldn't be any Olympics!

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Track and field in the 2008 Olympics?

Yes there will be Track and Field in the 2008 Olympics.


When did track and field come to the Olympics?

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