Definition of Decathlon. Meaning of Decathlon. Synonyms of Decathlon

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Definition of Decathlon

Decathlon
Decathlon De*cath"lon, n. [See Deca-; Pentathlon.] In the modern Olympic Games, a composite contest consisting of a 100-meter run, a broad jump, putting the shot, a running high-jump, a 400-meter run, throwing the discus, a 100-meter hurdle race, pole vaulting, throwing the javelin, and a 1500-meter run.

Meaning of Decathlon from wikipedia

- The decathlon is a combined event in athletics consisting of ten track and field events. The word "decathlon" was formed, in analogy to the word "pentathlon"...
- Decathlon S.A. (French pronunciation: ​[dekatlɔ̃]) is a French sporting goods retailer. With over 1,500 stores in 57 countries, it is the largest sporting...
- The decathlon is an athletic event combining ten track and field events. Decathlon may also refer to: Decathlon (retailer), a global sporting goods retail...
- The American Champion 8KCAB Decathlon and Super Decathlon are two-seat fixed conventional gear light airplanes designed for flight training and personal...
- coach, L. D. Weldon, to try the decathlon, Jenner culminated a six-year decathlon career by winning the men's decathlon event at the 1976 Summer Olympics...
- Olympic Decathlon is a sports game written by Timothy W. Smith for the TRS-80 and published in 1980 by Microsoft. In the game, the player competes in...
- decathlete (after Roman Šebrle) to break the 9,000-point barrier in the decathlon, with 9,039 points, a score he bettered on August 29, 2015, when he beat...
- world record holder in the Decathlon. He won the octathlon gold medal at the 2009 World Youth Championships and the decathlon gold medal at the 2010 World...
- The Activision Decathlon is a sports game written by David Crane for the Atari 2600 and published by Activision in 1983. It was ported to the Atari 8-bit...
- The scoring tables for the decathlon have undergone continual evolution since their inception about a century ago, with several changes to both the character...
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