Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decathlon

The decathlon is a combined event in athletics consisting of ten track and field events. ... Traditionally, all decathletes who finish the event, rather than just the winner or medal winning athletes, do a round of honour together after the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Academic_Decathlon

The Academic Decathlon is the only annual high school academic ..... Each of the ten events is worth 1,000 points, for a possible 10,000-point individual total. ... All tying participants are awarded medals.

www.reference.com/sports-active-lifestyle/ten-events-make-up-decathlon-d0780de736f86eb2

The ten events that make up the decathlon are spread over two days and include the 100-meter ... How many Olympic medals has Bruce Jenner won? ... Competition for the women's all-around title began with the 1984 Olympics, when the ...

www.iaaf.org/disciplines/combined-events/decathlon

This is the men's ultimate all-round test, a 10-event contest covering the whole ... and he still remains the youngest ever winner of an Olympic decathlon medal.

www.thoughtco.com/what-is-the-olympic-decathlon-3258679

Feb 27, 2017 ... The men's decathlon consists of ten events held over two consecutive days. ... organization for the Olympics and for all other elite level track and field events worldwide. However, while it has been urged to do so, it has not allowed a ... Check out the winners and losers from the 1904 St. Louis Olympics.

www.britannica.com/sports/decathlon

The table has been changed periodically to keep pace with improvements in world records. ... All emphasized excellent performances in the individual events. ... American athlete, who won a gold medal in the decathlon at the 1960 Olympic  ...

greatist.com/fitness/15-things-you-didnt-know-about-olympic-decathlon

Aug 1, 2012 ... ... event is difficult? Check out the decathlon, which has athletes testing their skills in 10 different competitions. ... At the end of all events, the athlete with the highest score wins. So a good ... Ten thousand is the goal. A perfect ...

www.encyclopedia.com/people/sports-and-games/sports-biographies/bruce-jenner

Bruce Jenner won a gold medal in the decathlon in the 1976 Olympic Games. ... The decathlon involves ten running, jumping, and throwing events, held over two ... with the highest total score after all the events are completed is the winner.

decathlonusa.typepad.com/deca/nature.html

Virtually all that we offer here about the decathlon can also be applied to the women's ... The winner is the athlete who has the most points after ten events.

decathlonusa.typepad.com/deca/history.html

Decathletes must contest ten separate events and have those performances ... events and won gold medals in the first Olympic decathlon and pentathlon. ... The Greeks created an all-around test, the pentathlon, for the ancient Olympic Games.