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Anat Ratanapol (Thai: อาณัติ รัตนพล, born 13 September 1947) is a retired Thai sprinter.
Bahadur Singh Chouhan (born 8 February 1946) is a former Indian shot putter.
Baldev Singh was an Indian athlete.
Carolina Rieuwpassa (born 7 February 1949) is an Indonesian sprinter.
Chee Swee Lee (born 10 January 1955) is a Singaporean middle-distance runner.
Chen Chin-long (born 1 April 1953) is a Taiwanese sprinter.
The decathlon is a combined event in athletics consisting of ten track and field events.
The discus throw is a track and field event in which an athlete throws a heavy disc—called a discus—in an attempt to mark a farther distance than their competitors.
The Dongdaemun Stadium, was a sports complex in Seoul, South Korea and included a multi-purpose stadium, a baseball park and other sports facilities.
Esther Roth-Shachamorov (Hebrew: אסתר רוט-שחמורוב) (born April 16, 1952 in Tel Aviv) is a former Israeli track and field athlete.
The hammer throw is one of the four throwing events in regular track and field competitions, along with the discus throw, shot put and javelin.
Hana Shezifi (also Channa or Hannah and Shezifi-Zadik or -Tsadik; חנה שזיפי; born November 5, 1943) is an Israeli former Olympic runner.
Hari Chand (born April 1, 1953) is an Indian former long-distance runner.
The high jump is a track and field event in which competitors must jump unaided over a horizontal bar placed at measured heights without dislodging it.
Jalal Ali "Joe" Kashmiri (25 March 1939 – 6 February 1999) was an Iranian shot putter and discus thrower.
The javelin throw is a track and field event where the javelin, a spear about in length, is thrown.
Khoo Chong Beng (born 5 August 1948) is a Malaysian racewalker.
Kim Gyeong-suk (born 1 August 1967) is a South Korean former cyclist.
is a retired long-distance runner from Japan, who finished second in the 1981 edition of the Fukuoka Marathon on December 6, 1981.
Lee Chiu-hsia (born 23 October 1950) is a Taiwanese middle-distance runner.
The long jump (historically called the broad jump in the USA) is a track and field event in which athletes combine speed, strength and agility in an attempt to leap as far as possible from a take off point.
The marathon is a long-distance race, completed by running, walking, or a run/walk strategy.
is a Japanese former sprinter who competed in the 1976 Summer Olympics.
is a Japanese athlete.
Paik Ok-ja or Baeg Ok-ja (Korean: 백 옥자, born May 18, 1950) is a retired South Korean shot putter who won gold medals at the 1970 and 1974 Asian Games.
A pentathlon is a contest featuring five events.
Pole vaulting is a track and field event in which a person uses a long flexible pole (which today is usually made either of fiberglass or carbon fiber) as an aid to jump over a bar.
Praveen Kumar Sobti (born 6 December 1947) is an Indian hammer and discus thrower, film actor, and politician.
Racewalking, or race walking, is a long-distance discipline within the sport of athletics.
Seoul (like soul; 서울), officially the Seoul Special Metropolitan City – is the capital, Constitutional Court of Korea and largest metropolis of South Korea.
Shivnath Singh (July 11, 1946 – June 6, 2003) was one of the few great long-distance runners that India has produced.
The shot put (pronounced) is a track and field event involving "throwing"/"putting" (throwing in a pushing motion) a heavy spherical object—the shot—as far as possible.
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.
Sriram Singh Shekhawat (born 14 November 1948) is a former Indian middle-distance runner.
Suresh Babu (സുരേഷ് ബാബു) (10 February 1953 – 19 February 2011) was an Indian long jumper from Kerala who had held the national titles in the long, triple, and high jump events, in addition to the decathlon.
Thadathuvila Chandapillai Yohannan (born 19 May 1947), better known as T. C. Yohannan, is a former Indian long jumper who held the national record in long jump for nearly 3 decades and represented India in the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Tai Shi-Yan (born 1951) is a retired Taiwanese hurdler.
Teymour Ghiasi (تیمور غیاثی., born 12 April 1946) is a retired Iranian high jumper.
The triple jump, sometimes referred to as the hop, step and jump or the hop, skip and jump, is a track and field event, similar to the long jump.
is a Japanese former sprinter who competed in the 1972 Summer Olympics.
is a retired shot putter and hammer thrower from Japan, who won a silver medal in each event at the Asian Games.
is a Japanese athlete.
The 10,000 metres or 10,000-meter run is a common long-distance track running event.
The 100 metres, or 100-metre dash, is a sprint race in track and field competitions.
The 100 metres hurdles, or 100-meter hurdles, is a track and field event run mainly by women (the male counterpart is the 110 metres hurdles).
The 110 metres hurdles, or 110-meter hurdles, is a hurdling track and field event for men.
The 1500 metres or 1,500-metre run (typically pronounced 'fifteen-hundred metres') is the foremost middle distance track event in athletics.
The inaugural Asian Athletics Championships were held in 1973 at the Rodriguez Sports Center in Marikina, Rizal, Philippines from November 18–23, 1973.
The third Asian Championships in Athletics were held in 1979 in Tokyo, Japan.
The 200 metres (also spelled 200 meters) is a sprint running event.
The 3000 metres or 3000-meter run is a track running event, also commonly known as the 3K or 3K run, where 7.5 laps are completed around an outdoor 400 m track or 15 laps around a 200 m indoor track.
The 3000 metres steeplechase or 3000-meter steeplechase is the most common distance for the steeplechase in track and field.
The 4 × 100 metres relay or sprint relay is an athletics track event run in lanes over one lap of the track with four runners completing 100 metres each.
The 4 × 400 metres relay or long relay is an athletics track event in which teams consist of four runners who each complete 400 metres or one lap.
The 400 metres, or 400 metre dash, is a sprinting event in track and field competitions.
The 400 metres hurdles is a track and field hurdling event.
The 5000 metres or 5000-meter run (approximately 3.1 mi or 16,404 ft) is a common long-distance running event in track and field.
The 800 metres, or 800 meters (US spelling), is a common track running event.