The decathlon is a combined event in athletics consisting of ten track and field
events. The word decathlon is of Greek origin, from δέκα (déka, meaning "ten") ...
The ten events that make up the decathlon are spread over two days and include
the 100-meter sprint, long jump, shot put, high jump and 400-meter run on the ...
Decathlon, athletic competition lasting two consecutive days in which contestants
take part in 10 track-and-field events. It was introduced as a three-day event at ...
Aug 1, 2012 ... Ten thousand is the goal. A perfect score in the decathlon is 1,000 points in each
event for a cumulative score of 10,000 points. But don't be ...
Jun 23, 2012 ... The decathlon consists of ten track and field events spread over two days. It is the
most physically demanding event for athletes. On day one ...
Dec 9, 2011 ... The decathlon is a combined event in athletics consisting of ten track and field
events. The word decathlon is of Greek origin (from ???? deka ...
Access official Olympic photos, video clips, records and results for the top
Athletics medalists in the event decathlon men.
Feb 6, 2015 ... Bruce Jenner in one of his best decathlon events, throwing the javelin on the final
day of competition. He would go on to win gold and break the ...
Jun 28, 2012 ... Every one of the ten decathlon events-- with a minor variation with the 100 meter
hurdles-- is a medal event for women in the Olympics. And yet ...
If you aren't familiar with track-and-field, the decathlon consists of ten events that
challenge the strength, speed, poise, and athleticism of even the most widely ...