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 first day, followed by ...
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") ...
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 the ...
Feb 6, 2015 ... He did it with a record point total and a remarkable final burst of energy in the
most enervating of the 10 events, the 1500 meters.
Decathlon World record-holder Ashton Eaton (Getty Images) ... This is the men's
ultimate all-round test, a 10-event contest covering the whole range of athletics ...
Aug 1, 2012 ... Think performing one Olympic event is difficult? Check out the decathlon, which
has athletes testing their skills in 10 different competitions.
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 ...
MEN'S EVENTS. 10000m men · 100m men · 110m hurdles men · 1500m men ·
200m men · 20km walk men · 3000m steeplechase men · 400m men · 400m ...
The decathlon is a 10-event competition spread over two days: First Day: 100
meter dash, long jump, shot put, high jump, 400 meter run Second Day: 110
Jim Thorpe was dubbed “the world's greatest athlete” after winning the 1912
Olympic decathlon. His successors inherit that title by competing in 10 events in a