Decathlon is an independent track and field discipline, which includes competition in 10 types of athletics. This complex is today considered one of the most difficult in modern sport in the all-around category.
Traditionally, decathlon competitions are held in 2 competitive days. The final result of the participant is determined by the combination of his results in each discipline. Each type of athletics has its own point system. In calculating the final result, the number of points scored, and not the occupied places, is taken into account.
Decathlon tournaments are held only among men. In women, the heptathlon is considered an analogue of such competitions. Continue reading
Cycling is a combination of sports disciplines related to cycling at certain distances. Today, cycling includes many subspecies, for example, race on the track and highway, mountain races, competitions on rough terrain and figure riding, and many others, but only a small part of them are included in the program of the Olympic Games. Many disciplines are included in championships and cups of various statuses, there are rating, there are amateur, semi-professional, etc. Some of them are included in the triathlon.
The main goal of any racing category of cycling is to quickly overcome the distance or terrain on a special Continue reading
Freestyle wrestling is an independent sports discipline, the essence of which is the martial arts of two athletes according to certain rules. In this type of struggle, it is allowed to apply the techniques of captures, upheavals, throws, sweeps. The athlete’s task is to put the opponent on the shoulder blades. Freestyle wrestling is characterized by a large number of permitted tricks, for example, by capturing the opponent’s legs.
Wrestlers of this style should stand out with physical strength and flexibility. It is very important for professional athletes to be able to make a gymnastic “bridge” when only the forehead, arms and heels of the athlete touch the carpets. In this case, the back will be bent in an arc, therefore, the opponent will not be able Continue reading