Rio Olympics 2016 — Evolution of various athletic track events

The summer Olympics will be held in Rio de Janeiro from August 5 to 21, 2016.

The Rio 2016 Olympics mascots parade during Carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro. File photo

Let us have a look of the evolutions in the athletic track events like 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m and 5000m.

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100m evolution from 1896 (men) and 1928 (women)