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Athletics may refer to:

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Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

See also athletics



Proper noun




  1. (baseball) The team The Oakland Athletics, previously Kansas City Athletics and Philadelphia Athletics.
  2. (US, sports) Nickname for many athletic teams whose full name includes "Athletics".

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Simple English

The English Wiktionary has a dictionary definition (meanings of a word) for:

Athletics may mean:

  • Athletics (track and field), a sport, comprising a group of athletic events or disciplines, each of which involves either running, walking, throwing or jumping
    • UK Athletics, the governing body for the sport of athletics in the United Kingdom
    • Little Athletics, an Australian sporting event comprising a subset of athletic events, specially modified to suit the abilities of children
    • Athletics Weekly, a UK athletics magazine
  • Sport in general
    • College athletics, sports and games organized and sanctioned by institutions of tertiary education
  • Combat athletics, an assortment of training and fighting techniques
  • Wigan Athletic F.C., a football team in England
  • Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball team based in Oakland, California; see also, Philadelphia Athletics (disambiguation)
    • Arizona League Athletics, a farm team of the Oakland Athletics since 1988

Other pages

  • Athletic Director, a position at many American universities and schools
  • Athletic supporter (disambiguation)
  • Athlete (disambiguation)
  • Sports club, an eclectic institution oriented to multiple sports

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