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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 (1 February 1940 – 26 January 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.
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.
Chen Hung-yen (born 1 October 1957) is a Taiwanese athlete.
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.
Elma Muros-Posadas (born January 14, 1967 in Magdiwang, Romblon) also known as the "Long Jump Queen" of the Philippines and a heptathlon champion, is a former member of the Philippine Track and Field National Team and now a legend in Philippine track and field history who specialized in long jump.
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.
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.
Jiao Yunxiang (born 29 May 1957) is a Chinese athlete.
is a former javelin thrower from Japan.
Kim Hui-seon (born 20 April 1963) is a South Korean athlete.
Ku Chin-shui (15 January 1960 – 25 May 2016) was an Amis Taiwanese decathlete and pole vaulter.
Kuwait (الكويت, or), officially the State of Kuwait (دولة الكويت), is a country in Western Asia.
Kuwait City (مدينة الكويت) is the capital and largest city of Kuwait.
Kuwait National Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kuwait City, Kuwait.
Lee Fu-an (born 4 June 1964) is a Taiwanese decathlete.
Liao Wenfen (born 30 April 1963) is a retired Chinese long jumper.
Liu Huajin (born 2 August 1960) is a Chinese hurdler.
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 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.
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.
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.
Mo Myeong-hui (born 4 March 1963) is a South Korean sprinter.
Pilavullakandi Thekkeparambil Usha (born 27 June 1964), popularly known as P. T. Usha, is a retired Indian track and field athlete.
Park Yeong-jun (born 29 March 1965) is a South Korean athlete.
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 2 March 1962 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.
Suchart Jairsuraparp (or Chairsuvaparb, Thai: สุชาติ แจสุรภาพ, born 13 June 1951) is a Thai former sprinter.
Sumet Promna (born 9 January 1956) is a Thai sprinter.
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.
Wu Chin-jing (born 15 May 1958) is a Taiwanese sprinter.
is a Japanese athlete.
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 in Heqing County, Yunnan) 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-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 fourth Asian Championships in Athletics were held in 1981 in Tokyo, Japan.
This page contains an overview of the year 1983 in athletics.
The sixth Asian Championships in Athletics were held in September 1985 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
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.