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Now and Then

Look at the changes in results on some of the athletics track events at the Olympic Games in 1908 and 1948. Compare the results for 2012.

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Olympic Turns

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Olympic Starters

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1
Nicole, Sophie and Chris from St John's C of E Primary wrote to tell us about the running they did in 22s:

Distance 4m 75cm
Nicole: 4 laps
Total distance 12m31cm

Sophie: 7 laps
Total distance 23m25cm

Chris: 7 laps
Total distance 23m25cm

I hope you weren't too exhausted!  Well done.