Definition of Athletics. Meaning of Athletics. Synonyms of Athletics

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Definition of Athletics

Athletics
Athletics Ath*let"ics, n. The art of training by athletic exercises; the games and sports of athletes.
Athletic
Athletic Ath`let"ic, a. [L. athleticus, Gr. ?. See Athlete.] 1. Of or pertaining to athletes or to the exercises practiced by them; as, athletic games or sports. 2. Befitting an athlete; strong; muscular; robust; vigorous; as, athletic Celts. ``Athletic soundness.' --South. -- Ath*let"ic*al*ly, adv.

Meaning of Athletics from wikipedia

- Look up athletics in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Athletics may refer to: Sport of athletics, a collection of sporting events that involve competitive...
- Athletics is a group of sporting events that involves competitive running, jumping, throwing, and walking. The most common types of athletics competitions...
- The Oakland Athletics (often referred to as the A's) are an American professional baseball team based in Oakland, California. The Athletics compete in...
- World Athletics, formerly known as the International Amateur Athletic Federation (from 1912 to 2001) and International ****ociation of Athletics Federations...
- Athletics Championships (until 2019 known as the World Championships in Athletics) are a biennial athletics competition organized by World Athletics (formerly...
- jumping events. Track and field is categorized under the umbrella sport of athletics, which also includes road running, cross country running and racewalking...
- The Asian Athletics Championships is an event organized by the Asian Athletics ****ociation. The competition courted controversy with the IAAF when political...
- The European Athletics Championships is a biennial (from 2010) athletics event organised by the European Athletics ****ociation and is recognised as the...
- The 2022 World Athletics Championships was the eighteenth edition of the World Athletics Championships. It was held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon...
- Athletics, formerly known as the Philadelphia and Kansas City Athletics, are a professional baseball team based in Oakland, California. The Athletics...