These olympic track and field events show of how science can be observed in sports! Check out these simple activities with household objects for kids' STEM! From jumping to throwing objects, kids can observe, graph and measure, putting their science and math skills to the test while having FUN!
Willingboro (Burlington County) - The attention of the sporting world at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics was focused on Willingboro native Carl Lewis. He won four gold medals. His first event was the 100 meter race.
Key Highlights About Earlene Brown: First American woman to win a medal in the shot put One of only two United States women to place at Rome in 1964 Only shot-putter to compete in three consecutive Olympics Earlene Brown was an American athlete notable for her careers in track and field and roller...Key Highlights About Earlene Brown: First American woman to win a medal in the shot put One of only two United States women to place at Rome in 1964 Only shot-putter to compete in three…
Allyson Felix finally strikes gold on banner night for US track and field - Allyson Felix, twice a runner-up, captured gold in the women's 200 meters - Her career has spanned generations and she's won many titles, but never a gold Her gold headlined the best night for US track since the Barcelona Games 8 August