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1979 Asian Athletics Championships

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The third Asian Championships in Athletics were held in 1979 in Tokyo, Japan. [1]

64 relations: Abbas Laibi, Bahadur Singh Chouhan, Chang Yong-ae, Decathlon, Discus throw, Emi Akimoto, Gopal Saini, Hakam Singh, Hammer throw, Hassan Kadhim, Hideki Kita, High jump, Hisatoshi Shintaku, Hisayo Fukumitsu, Itsuo Takanezawa, Japan, Javelin throw, Junichi Usui, Kazunori Koshikawa, Kunimitsu Itō, Lü Hongxiang, Li Xiaohui, Long jump, Mo Myeong-hui, National Stadium (Tokyo), Pentathlon, Pole vault, Racewalking, Rita Sen, Sant Kumar, Satbir Singh, Shen Lijuan, Shen Maomao, Shigenobu Murofushi, Shot put, Suchart Jairsuraparp, Sumie Awara, Suresh Babu, Takao Sakamoto, Takashi Nagao, Takeshi So, Tokyo, Tomomi Takahashi (pole vaulter), Toshihiko Seko, Triple jump, Yoshifumi Fujimori, Zheng Dazhen, Zou Zhenxian, 10,000 metres, 100 metres, ..., 100 metres hurdles, 110 metres hurdles, 1500 metres, 1975 Asian Athletics Championships, 1981 Asian Athletics Championships, 200 metres, 3000 metres, 3000 metres steeplechase, 4 × 100 metres relay, 4 × 400 metres relay, 400 metres, 400 metres hurdles, 5000 metres, 800 metres. Expand index (14 more) »

Abbas Laibi

Abbas Laibi Munshid (عباس لعيبي منشد; born 1952) is an Iraqi former sprinter who competed in the 1980 Summer Olympics.

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Bahadur Singh Chouhan

Bahadur Singh Chouhan (born 8 February 1946) is a former Indian shot putter.

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Chang Yong-ae

Chang Yong-ae (장용애) is a North Korean former track and field runner who competed in the 800 metres and 1500 metres.

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Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

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Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

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Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

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Decathlon

The decathlon is a combined event in athletics consisting of ten track and field events.

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Discus throw

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.

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Emi Akimoto

Emi Akimoto (秋元恵美; born 19 July 1956) is a Japanese former track and field athlete who specialised in the 100 metres hurdles.

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Gopal Saini

Gopal Saini(born 1954) is a former Indian middle distance runner.

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Hakam Singh

Hakam Singh is a former Indian athlete who won the gold medal at the 1978 Asian Games in 20 kilometre race walk.

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Hammer throw

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.

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Hassan Kadhim

Hassan Kadhim Ali (حسن كاظم علي; born 1 July 1953) is an Iraqi former hurdler who competed in the 1980 Summer Olympics.

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Hideki Kita

is a retired male long-distance runner from Japan.

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High jump

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.

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Hisatoshi Shintaku

, also known as, is a retired long-distance runner from Japan.

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Hisayo Fukumitsu

(born February 19, 1960) is a retired female high jumper from Japan.

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Itsuo Takanezawa

is a Japanese athlete.

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Japan

Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.

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Javelin throw

The javelin throw is a track and field event where the javelin, a spear about in length, is thrown.

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Junichi Usui

(born October 6, 1957 in Miyagi) is a retired Japanese long jumper, best known for finishing seventh at the 1984 Olympic Games.

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Kazunori Koshikawa

is a Japanese athlete.

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Kunimitsu Itō

is a retired long-distance runner from Japan, who finished second in the 1981 edition of the Fukuoka Marathon on December 6, 1981.

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Lü Hongxiang

Lü Hongxiang (Chinese: 吕洪祥 born March 27, 1960) is a former Chinese international footballer who represented Tianjin before moving to Japan where he had spells at Fujitsu F.C. and Tokyo Gas, while internationally he represented China in the 1984 Asian Cup.

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Li Xiaohui

Li Xiaohui (born 12 February 1956) is a retired Chinese discus thrower.

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Long jump

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.

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Mo Myeong-hui

Mo Myeong-hui (born 4 March 1963) is a South Korean sprinter.

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National Stadium (Tokyo)

was a multi-purpose stadium in Kasumigaoka, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.

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New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

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New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

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New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

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Pentathlon

A pentathlon is a contest featuring five events.

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Pole vault

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.

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Racewalking

Racewalking, or race walking, is a long-distance discipline within the sport of athletics.

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Rita Sen

Rita Sen is an Indian athlete.

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Sant Kumar

Sant Kumar is an Indian Olympic middle-distance runner.

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Satbir Singh

Satbir Singh is a former mayor of Delhi and is affiliated to the Indian National Congress.

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Shen Lijuan

Shen Lijuan (born 4 July 1958) is a Chinese female former track and field athlete who competed in the shot put.

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Shen Maomao

Shen Maomao (born 27 March 1957) is a Chinese former track and field athlete who competed in the javelin throw.

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Shigenobu Murofushi

is a retired hammer thrower from Japan.

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Shot put

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.

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Suchart Jairsuraparp

Suchart Jairsuraparp (or Chairsuvaparb, Thai: สุชาติ แจสุรภาพ, born 13 June 1951) is a Thai former sprinter.

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Sumie Awara

is a Japanese athlete.

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Suresh Babu

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.

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Takao Sakamoto

is a Japanese former high jumper who competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics.

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Takashi Nagao

Takashi Nagao (長尾隆史; born 31 August 1957).

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Takeshi So

is a retired long-distance runner from Japan, who represented his native country at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California.

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Tokyo

, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.

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Tomomi Takahashi (pole vaulter)

is a Japanese former pole vaulter who competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics.

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Toshihiko Seko

is a Japanese former long-distance runner.

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Triple jump

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.

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Yoshifumi Fujimori

Yoshifumi Fujimori (藤森良文; born 9 March 1958).

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Zheng Dazhen

Zheng Dazhen (born September 22, 1959) is a retired Chinese high jumper.

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Zou Zhenxian

Zou Zhenxian (born November 10, 1955) is a retired Chinese triple jumper, best known for finishing fourth at the 1984 Summer Olympics.

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10,000 metres

The 10,000 metres or 10,000-meter run is a common long-distance track running event.

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100 metres

The 100 metres, or 100-metre dash, is a sprint race in track and field competitions.

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100 metres hurdles

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).

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110 metres hurdles

The 110 metres hurdles, or 110-meter hurdles, is a hurdling track and field event for men.

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1500 metres

The 1500 metres or 1,500-metre run (typically pronounced 'fifteen-hundred metres') is the foremost middle distance track event in athletics.

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1975 Asian Athletics Championships

The second Asian Championships in athletics were held in 1975 in Seoul, South Korea.

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1981 Asian Athletics Championships

The fourth Asian Championships in Athletics were held in 1981 in Tokyo, Japan.

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200 metres

The 200 metres (also spelled 200 meters) is a sprint running event.

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2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

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2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

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3000 metres

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.

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3000 metres steeplechase

The 3000 metres steeplechase or 3000-meter steeplechase is the most common distance for the steeplechase in track and field.

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4 × 100 metres relay

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.

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4 × 400 metres relay

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.

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400 metres

The 400 metres, or 400 metre dash, is a sprinting event in track and field competitions.

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400 metres hurdles

The 400 metres hurdles is a track and field hurdling event.

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5000 metres

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.

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800 metres

The 800 metres, or 800 meters (US spelling), is a common track running event.

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1979 Asian Championships in Athletics, 3rd Asian Athletics Championships.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1979_Asian_Athletics_Championships

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