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

- Athletics may refer to: Sport of athletics, a collection of sporting events that involve competitive running, jumping, throwing, and walking Track and...
- 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 records in athletics are ratified by World Athletics. Athletics records comprise the best performances in the sports of track and field, road running...
- World Athletics (name since October 2019, formerly known as the International Amateur Athletic Federation (from 1912 to 2001) and International ****ociation...
- Oakland Athletics, a current Major League Baseball franchise, originated in Philadelphia. This article details the history of the Philadelphia Athletics, from...
- World Athletics Championships are a biennial athletics competition organized by World Athletics (formerly IAAF, International ****ociation of Athletics Federations)...
- Athletics has been contested at every Summer Olympics since the birth of the modern Olympic movement at the 1896 Summer Olympics. The athletics program...
- jumping events. Track and field is categorized under the umbrella sport of athletics, which also includes road running, cross country running, and racewalking...
- The history of the Athletics Major League Baseball franchise spans the period from 1901 to the present day, having begun as a charter member franchise...