# What distance is 5000 meters?

## What distance is 5000 meters?

The 5000 metres or 5000-metre run is a common long-distance running event in track and field, approximately equivalent to 3 miles 188 yards or 16,404 feet 2 inches. It is one of the track events in the Olympic Games and the World Championships in Athletics, run over 121⁄2 laps of a standard track.

## What is the FT of 1 meter?

3.28084 feet
Answer: 1 meter is equal to 3.28084 feet.

What distance is 5 meters in feet?

Meters to Feet table

Meters Feet
5 m 16.40 ft
6 m 19.69 ft
7 m 22.97 ft
8 m 26.25 ft

### How do I run 5000m?

5000m – 5 Race Indication Workouts

1. 6 x 1000m with 90sec rest. Your average pace in these 6 1000m intervals is your 5000m pace.
2. 3 x 1 mile with 200m jog recovery. Your average pace is your 5000m pace.
3. 8 x 800m with 90sec rest. Your average pace is your 5000m pace.

### How do you calculate meters to feet?

We use the formula 1 meter (m) = 3.28084 feet (ft) to convert meters to feet. Here, the conversion factor is 3.28084. For example, to convert 7 meters to feet, we multiply 7 by 3.28084.

What is my height in feet?

Height Converter Chart

Cm Feet Feet & Inches
167 5.48 ft 5 ft, 5.7 in
168 5.51 ft 5 ft, 6.1 in
169 5.54 ft 5 ft, 6.5 in
170 5.58 ft 5 ft, 6.9 in

#### What is the 10K world record?

10,000 metres

Athletics 10,000 metres
Men Kenenisa Bekele ( ETH ) 27:01.17 (2008)
Women Almaz Ayana ( ETH ) 29:17.45 (2016)
World Championship records
Men Kenenisa Bekele ( ETH ) 26:46.31 (2009)

#### Why are Africans so good at running?

Several factors have been proposed to explain the extraordinary success of the Kenyan and Ethiopian distance runners, including (1) genetic predisposition, (2) development of a high maximal oxygen uptake as a result of extensive walking and running at an early age, (3) relatively high hemoglobin and hematocrit, (4) …