48 relations: Ahmed Hamada Jassim, Ajmer Singh (athlete), Chand Ram, Decathlon, Discus throw, Elma Muros, Ge Ping, Hammer throw, Hector Begeo, Heptathlon, High jump, Isidro del Prado, Jang Jae-keun, Javelin throw, Kazuhiro Mizoguchi, Kuwait, Kuwait City, Liao Wenfen, Liu Yuhuang, Long jump, Lydia de Vega, Masami Yoshida, P. T. Usha, Pole vault, Racewalking, Raj Kumar (athlete), Shot put, Steeplechase (athletics), Suchart Jairsuraparp, Triple jump, Yu Zhicheng, Zhang Guowei (runner), Zheng Dazhen, Zhu Jianhua, 10,000 metres, 100 metres, 100 metres hurdles, 110 metres hurdles, 1500 metres, 1983 in athletics (track and field), 200 metres, 3000 metres, 4 × 100 metres relay, 4 × 400 metres relay, 400 metres, 400 metres hurdles, 5000 metres, 800 metres.
Ahmed Hamada Jassim (أحمد حمادة جاسم; born 18 September 1961) is a Bahraini former hurdler who competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics and in the 1988 Summer Olympics.
Ajmer Singh (February 1, 1940 – January 26, 2010) was an Indian sprinter who competed in the 1964 Summer Olympics, was a gold medalist at the 1966 Asian Games, in Bangkok, and later served as Director of Sports, Punjab University, Chandigarh.
Chand Ram is a former Indian athlete who won gold medal at 1982 Asian Games at Delhi in 20 kilometre road walk event.
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 his or her competitors.
Elma Muros-Posadas (born January 14, 1967 in Magdiwang, Romblon) is Filipina former track and field athlete who specialised in the long jump.
Ge Ping (born 11 January 1961) is a retired Chinese high jumper.
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.
Hector Begeo (born June 19, 1964) is a three-time Olympian representing the Philippines.
A heptathlon is a track and field combined events contest made up of seven events.
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.
Isidro del Prado (born May 15, 1959) is a two-time Filipino Olympian.
Jang Jae-Geun (born 2 January 1962) is a Korean former sprinter who competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics and in the 1988 Summer Olympics.
The javelin throw is a track and field event where the javelin, a spear about in length, is thrown.
is a former javelin thrower from Japan.
Kuwait (دولة الكويت), officially the State of Kuwait, is a country in Western Asia.
Kuwait City (مدينة الكويت) is the capital and largest city of Kuwait.
Liao Wenfen (born 30 April 1963) is a retired Chinese long jumper.
Liu Yuhuang (born July 25, 1959) is a retired Chinese long jumper, best known for finishing 5th at the 1984 Olympic Games.
The long jump (historically called the broad jump) 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.
Lydia de Vega-Mercado (born December 12, 1964) is a former athlete from the Philippines, was considered Asia's fastest woman in the 1980s.
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.
Pilavullakandi Thekkeparambil Usha (born 27 June 1964), popularly known as P. T. Usha, is an Indian track and field athlete from the state of Kerala.
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.
Racewalking, or race walking, is a long-distance discipline within the sport of athletics.
Raj Kumar (born in Rajasthan state) is a former Indian track and field athlete.
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.
The steeplechase is an obstacle race in athletics, which derives its name from the steeplechase in horse racing.
Suchart Jairsuraparp (born 13 June 1951) is a Thai former sprinter who competed in the 1976 Summer Olympics.
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.
Yu Zhicheng (born 8 July 1963) is a Chinese former hurdler who competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics and in the 1988 Summer Olympics.
Zhang Guowei (born 4 January 1959) is a male Chinese former long-distance runner who competed in the 1988 Summer Olympics, the Asian Games and the Asian Athletics Championships.
Zheng Dazhen (born September 22, 1959) is a retired Chinese high jumper.
Zhu Jianhua (born 29 May 1963) is a retired Chinese high jumper.
The 10,000 metres or 10,000-meter run is a common long-distance track running event.
The 100 metres, or 100-meter 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 (approximately mile) is the foremost middle distance track event in athletics.
This page contains an overview of the year 1983 in athletics.
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 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 comprise of four runners who each complete 400 metres or one lap.
The 400 metres, or 400 metre dash, is a common 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.