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1981 Asian Athletics Championships

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The fourth Asian Championships in Athletics were held in 1981 in Tokyo, Japan. [1]

67 relations: Abraham Rajan, Akemi Masuda, Bahadur Singh Chouhan, Chand Ram, Decathlon, Discus throw, Emi Akimoto, Geeta Zutshi, Gopal Saini, Hammer throw, Heptathlon, High jump, Hisatoshi Shintaku, Hisayo Fukumitsu, Japan, Javelin throw, Junichi Usui, Kunimitsu Itō, Li Xiaohui, Liu Yuhuang, Long jump, Lydia de Vega, M. D. Valsamma, Masami Yoshida, Megumi Sato (athlete), Mercy Kuttan, Nanae Sasaki, National Stadium (Tokyo), Pole vault, Racewalking, Ranjit Singh (athlete), Sabir Ali, Sant Kumar, Satbir Singh, Shen Lijuan, Shen Maomao, Shigenobu Murofushi, Shot put, Suchart Jairsuraparp, Sumet Promna, Takao Sakamoto, Takashi Nagao, Tokyo, Tomomi Takahashi (pole vaulter), Triple jump, Yasushi Ueta, Yoshifumi Fujimori, Zheng Dazhen, Zhu Jianhua, Zou Zhenxian, ..., 10,000 metres, 100 metres, 100 metres hurdles, 110 metres hurdles, 1500 metres, 1979 Asian Athletics Championships, 1981 in athletics (track and field), 1983 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 (17 more) »

Abraham Rajan

Abraham Rajan (born 1958) is an Indian ex-athlete who is currently a coach with SAI (Sports Authority of India) and the SDAT(Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu) at the SDAT Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium facilities.

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Akemi Masuda

Akemi Masuda (増田 明美; born January 1, 1964) is a retired Japanese female long-distance runner.

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Bahadur Singh Chouhan

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

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Chand Ram

Siri Chand Ram (born 26 January 1958), known as Chand Ram, is a former Indian athlete who won gold medal at 1982 Asian Games at Delhi in 20 kilometre road walk event.

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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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Geeta Zutshi

Geeta Zutshi (born December 2, 1956) is a former Indian track and field athlete.

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Gopal Saini

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

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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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Heptathlon

A heptathlon is a track and field combined events contest made up of seven events.

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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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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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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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Li Xiaohui

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

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Liu Yuhuang

Liu Yuhuang (born July 25, 1959) is a retired Chinese long jumper, best known for finishing 5th at the 1984 Olympic Games.

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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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Lydia de Vega

Lydia de Vega-Mercado (born December 12, 1964) who is a retired athlete from the Philippines, was considered Asia's fastest woman in the 1980s.

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M. D. Valsamma

Manathoor Devasia Valsamma (born 21 October 1960) is a retired Indian athlete.

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Masami Yoshida

Masami Yoshida (吉田 雅美; June 14, 1958 – March 7, 2000) was a javelin thrower from Japan, who represented his native country in three consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1984.

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Megumi Sato (athlete)

is a retired Japanese high jumper.

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Mercy Kuttan

Mercy Kuttan (born 1 January 1960) is a former Indian track and field athlete.

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Nanae Sasaki

, born as, (February 8, 1956 – June 27, 2009) was a Japanese long-distance runner.

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National Stadium (Tokyo)

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

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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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Ranjit Singh (athlete)

Ranjit Singh (born 25 November 1957) is an Indian racewalker.

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Sabir Ali

Sabir Ali (born in Haryana) is a former Indian decathlete.

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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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Sumet Promna

Sumet Promna (born 9 January 1956) is a Thai sprinter.

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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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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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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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Yasushi Ueta

is a Japanese athlete.

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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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Zhu Jianhua

Zhu Jianhua (born 29 May 1963) 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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1979 Asian Athletics Championships

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

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1981 in athletics (track and field)

This page contains an overview of the year 1981 in athletics.

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1983 Asian Athletics Championships

The fifth Asian Championships in Athletics were held in November 1983 in Kuwait City, Kuwait.

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200 metres

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

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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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1981 Asian Championships in Athletics, 4th Asian Athletics Championships.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1981_Asian_Athletics_Championships

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