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 ...
Nov 7, 2008 ... Decathlon events are: (first day) 100-metre dash, running long (broad) ... in multi-
event competitions, the men in the 10-event decathlon and the women in ....
designed pieces of contrasting colours, commonly white and black.
Feb 6, 2015 ... Bruce Jenner in one of his best decathlon events, throwing the javelin on ... burst
of energy in the most enervating of the 10 events, the 1,500 meters. ... 195
pounds and a man for all parts of the country, born in Mt. Kisco, N.Y., ...
Competing in the Decathlon competition is the ultimate challenge for the male
and female athlete.
Decathlon. How it works. This is the men's ultimate all-round test, a 10-event
contest covering the whole range of athletics disciplines spread over two days.
Jun 23, 2012 ... The decathlon consists of ten track and field events spread over two ... and the
winner is the athlete with the highest points total after ten events.
There are also two multi-events, the decathlon and heptathlon, which combine ...
This race also involves ten hurdles, but unlike the short hurdle race where ... the
air during the three phases is a crucial component to completing a lengthy jump.
The men's decathlon consists of ten events held over two consecutive days. The
first day's events include, in order, a 100-meter run, the long jump, shot put, high
The decathlon is a summer sporting event that consists of ten track and field
events over two days. The events in the decathlon are held in this order: 100