Kevin Mayer of France sets the new world best. He ended up beating my by .01 something; but I didn’t care. It had been two years since I’d done a decathlon and I was pissed off about missing Götzis. Harry always tells us that the year before the Olympic year is where all the work gets done. But I like to be honest with myself. He's the world-record holder in the decathlon, the cream of the crop in the hallowed and history-filled event that has long identified the world's greatest athlete. Before the race in Beijing Harry kept telling me to trust it. At the very least you’re not in the club. The people who believe in you. In 2014 Eaton successfully defended his World Indoor heptathlon title, narrowly missing out on his own world record, finishing with 6,632 points. Ashton Eaton Mesmerizes On and Off the Track in World Record Decathlon at Olympic Trials. A good attitude can be infectious and lead to boundless opportunities in the future. Where is the magic wand? That’s what I told myself. I tried channeling frustration for Trey into jump three to no avail. I basically copied three people. But I think what helped most was doing the 400 hurdles the year before. The word "decathlon" was formed, in analogy to the word "pentathlon", from Greek δέκα (déka, meaning "ten") and ἄθλος (áthlos, or ἄθλον, áthlon, meaning "contest" or “prize”). ... I’ve done it. I had always waited until about 125-150 to go and then I’d hammer it. He also broke the American record in the process. This year, the 25-year-old only lies in 13th place on the world list but that decepetive position should not cover the fact that things have not changed at all. Ashton Eaton, the record-holder in the decathlon, often saves his best for the last event, the 1500-meter run. Highly Recommended Watch: Ashton Eaton Post World Record Decathlon Press Conference . Le record du monde du décathlon est actuellement détenu par le Français Kevin Mayer qui établit la performance de 9 126 points les 15 et 16 septembre 2018 lors du Décastar de Talence. The time I needed to hit if I threw 64m wasn’t out of the question but what if I didn’t throw that far? I want to stop. I had gotten in great 400m shape. The 27-year-old, who earned an Olympic gold medal at … We kept this up for the entire 200m. He is just the second decathlete (after Roman Šebrle) to break the 9,000-point barrier, with 9,039 points. Shut up! This event has its own mini saga. American Ashton Eaton won the decathlon world championship in Beijing this weekend in dominating fashion. She was a heptathlete. That pissed me off. I sure showed that disc. Ground I love you. I remember taking off for the 5.30m bar (I think) and missing and when I walked off the pit I could barley move. All Rights Reserved. John Crumpacker. I missed my friends and sharing competition with them. Fab five: world records set at the World Championships. All because of some funky back sprain during a shot practice. I love this ground. my right leg just buckled. This ground. We’re all tired. I knew what I had to throw and I knew what I had to run. This means that he's the best all-round athlete, EVER! Eaton holds not only the world-record decathlon score, but also decathlon world records in the long jump and 400 meters. They’re watching. His answer provides an incredible insight of the finest ten-event performance in history. I knew he wouldn’t be able to finish. I wanted to know what the 200m business was about. I took off like normal knowing I’d get out a little harder than him but it was around the 200m where my Beijing 45 flat journey began. During the 2015 IAAF World Championships in Beijing, Ashton Eaton broke his own Decathlon World Record by posting a new score of 9045. Ya ing tatalan king record a pangyatu … Eaton needed to run the 1,500 in 4 minutes, 16.23 seconds to break the record. It was very inspiring watching Ashton Eaton compete over the last two days. Ashton Eaton likes to compare decathlons to life — the ups and downs, the good and bad, the setbacks and comebacks. Il termine par ailleurs cinquième des sélections olympiques américaines d'Eugene en améliorant son record personnel avec 8 122 pts. It’s always very simple. Every step Bryshon took after the 200m line was getting faster. Getting to the line of the 100m of course I was nervous, but I would say about 50 per cent of what would be normal for me. Ashton Eaton is an American two-time Olympic champion who holds the world record in both the decathlon and indoor heptathlon events. Going into the high jump in Beijing, though, I was less confident. I noticed a lot of athletes falling into the box or on top of the bar and generally getting into pretty dangerous situations. ... Chase him! Was I still tough enough? After exploding on to the scene with a world indoor heptathlon record of 6499 at … In just three total multi-event competitions for Eaton in 2012, the former Oregon Duck standout set … I figured he was the closest anyone had ever gotten to being like the ancient demigods. Run the time, or don’t. Into the swing of things and coming off a near PB in the 100m I was having a great time. 1 – coming off the first turn, push a little harder for about 4-5 strides then settle back down. Sep 16, 2018 NICOLAS TUCAT Getty Images. This ground. All images copyright Getty Images or the respective image creator and cannot be reproduced commercially without permission. American Ashton Eaton sets decathlon record TRACK AND FIELD. All that training for three stinking throws that count and I totally botch them. Jon Mulkeen looks at how decathlon world record-holder Ashton Eaton became the best sportsperson on the planet. I thought for sure the clock was off and in a minute they’d reset the time to 46 something. This is first and foremost a … Just as easily as one misplaces their keys, I had seemingly misplaced my high jump breakthrough. Scores. I had been practicing what Bryshon had said and I did it in this meet. But I took a mental note that I needed to take it more easy. That made me want to soak up the experience as much as I could in a fun way. I Ashton James Eaton (mibait Enero 21, 1988) metung yang Americanung decathlete, a makilaban king Oregon Track Club Elite team a makabasi king Eugene, Oregon.. Anyang kolehiyo ya, linaban ya i Eaton para king University of Oregon, nung nu ya mekatalimang meging kampeon king NCAA, at simbut ne ing galal a The Bowerman anyang 2010. ... Stay up! Whenever I saw one of the other guys I was beaming just to compete with them again. In the latest of our fab five series, we focus on a clutch of world champions who garnished their considerable … This is all I have. With the throws in the decathlon I get more hyped up than any other event and it usually results in a poor performance. Less is more “With multi-event athletes, our system is a ‘less is more’ approach. This is probably the event everyone wants to know about. When neither happened I thought “Harry was right.”. Neck and neck. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum) Eaton is the two-time Olympic gold medallist and former world record-holder in the decathlon. His world record was broken by Frenchman Kévin Mayer on September 16, 2018 with a total of 9,126 points, who became the thi… If I had to run a PB could I get it done? Maybe Daegu I was more. I remember his face and him not being able to stand up. He is handsome and well-spoken. And that I hadn’t finished a decathlon or run a 1500m in two years. Decathlon world record-holder Ashton Eaton (© Getty Images) In the first of a new series of features, world and Olympic decathlon champion Ashton Eaton looks at all the best aspects of his life as an elite athlete. Stories. I was getting tired by this point in the competition but still thought I’d be able to jump decent. By LetsRun.com June 23, 2012. 200m: I’m all out. I see the clock. Compound that with heavy training leading into Beijing, then a masterful peaking plan from Harry and it’s kind of a no brainer. We convinced [USA's 4x400m Olympic silver medallist] Bryshon Nellum to come race. In addition to his two Olympic golds at London and Rio, Eaton also set the decathlon world record of 9,045 points in 2015, though this was later beaten by … Ashton Eaton doubted himself in a restroom before the final event of the decathlon, the grueling 1500m.The gold medal was already assured, but a shot at the world record gnawed. 1 . I was like “what the hell is he doing?” I went with him. Olympic champion Ashton Eaton broke his own decathlon world record by six points to defend his crown with a 9,045 point total at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing. Come on! Ashton Eaton breaks Roman Sebrle's 11-year-old world record in the decathlon to win the United States Olympic trials. Felt fine before the jump but now it hurts every step. I was one second behind pace on lap one. Trust what I had done and trust the new things I’d learned. Series 14 Sep 2019. It is the first decathlon world record for a U.S. athlete since Dan O’Brien’s 8,891 in 1992. ... Come on! In the end I decided that it wasn’t too bad, there was no sharp pain, and to take some more attempts but didn’t improve. Fresh off a PB I was confident I’d jump well. ... AH! How had this happened? Read more . By Taylor Dutch. I told him about how I’ve learned to run the 400m, both old and new strategies. You have to be careful though because discus is where many a decathlete can turn a great score into a bunch of “if’s” in the press. During the fall I had the most incredible training in high jump I’ve ever had. I think I’ve got it. What is KarmaVille: You don't have to be religious to reap the benefits of karma, either. He didn’t finish 2013 either. But more than that, it was her composure. Comments. It’s enough to want to shoot it out of a canon. Nothing spectacular but I thought 45m was on the menu. Ashton Eaton, moments after breaking the World Decathlon record in Eugene (© Getty Images) Eugene, USA - Ashton Eaton’s coach, Harry Marra, was saying how remarkable the performance was in cold, wet, unfavorable conditions. If I jump again is it going to remain the same or get worse? His personal best in each event serves as the touch point for future goals. ... Come on! Ashton Eaton reacts after the 1500m during the decathlon competition at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials Saturday, June 23, 2012, in Eugene, Ore. Eaton finished the decathlon with a new world record. FOR OUR MAY 2011 issue, Jon Hendershott interviewed Ashton Eaton, already the indoor heptathlon World Record holder but with the first of his two decathlon WRs a bit more than a year in his future. Long jump wasn’t going superb. Hmm. ©2021 World Athletics. Home. Live TV. ... Catch that guy in front of you! Anyang kolehiyo ya, linaban ya i Eaton para king University of Oregon, nung nu ya mekatalimang meging kampeon king NCAA, at simbut ne ing galal a The Bowerman anyang 2010. 300m: I can’t. But how on earth does he do it? June 23 , 2012 Updated: June 27, 2012 1:27 p.m. Facebook Twitter Email. Something was wrong with my Achilles. Somewhere down the training line I had lost it. I was unsurprisingly sore and tired for this race. I had watched the women’s 100m prelims (or maybe it was finals) and I was so impressed with Dafne [Schippers] – coming from the heptathlon and getting into the 100m final. I see the clock. It was tough seeing him injured. Lap three I was one second behind. Ever wondered what goes through an athlete's mind during the heat of battle? Eaton World Ranked No. Pre-competition. What a great feeling that was. I told myself: just make up the two seconds now instead of in the last lap you sissy. I got the crowd involved. ", © Spikes powered by World Athletics All Rights Reserved. I know how much hard work he puts in and it didn’t seem fair. I ran more 400ms than I ever had. Don’t press. I was also highly curious about what I would do. I couldn’t wait to get started. His feat came as Kevin Mayer set a decathlon world record with a total of 9,126 points in his native France on Sunday, topping a previous best of 9,045 points set by American Ashton Eaton three years ago. Decathlon Olympic champion and world record holder Ashton Eaton has found a new way to keep cool between events in competition thanks to a new cooling hood designed by Nike. How much worse is worse? … I asked him and he told me that 400m runners start moving at the 200m gradually picking it up each stride. Warming up I was a little nervous because the hurdles were difficult and I knew Damian [Warner, PanAm decathlon champ] had figured out how to run really fast and I had essentially made no improvement. Later in that summer of 2012, of course, he won the first of his eventual pair of Olympic golds. L'année suivante, il s'adjuge les titres NCAA en salle de l'heptathlon et en plein air du décathlon. I had been throwing great in practice and was trying to stay calm enough to do it in competition. This is where the decathlon becomes the decathlon. I PBd by very little but I knew I’d run fast. So in Beijing I was being extra cautious. Although I had forgotten the feeling of going from 100m to the long jump, I was still confident I could get a good mark. He is a good person, which makes rooting for him easy. ... I’m going to fall. Acting selflessly in habits, dispositions and tendencies can yield positive results in this very life you're living. Ashton Eaton likes to compare decathlons to life — the ups and downs, the good and bad, the setbacks and comebacks. With 400m to go it pretty much went like this: I can’t. As far as I was concerned, if I could just make it to the starting line then I would feel like I’ve already won. … Ashton Eaton doubted himself in a restroom before the final event of the decathlon, the grueling 1500m.The gold medal was already assured, but a shot at the world record gnawed. I also knew that I was fading, like, lay down and fall asleep within 30 seconds fading. But he kept saying I could take down Toomey [1968 Olympic decathlon champion Bill Toomey set the previous 400m decathlon best of 45.68 in Mexico City]. Nothing was going to stop me from competing here. He basically gave me a few more tips and I simply used them. So here I am with all the badges, but still not in the club. Ashton James Eaton OLY is a retired American decathlete and two-time Olympic champion, who holds the world record in the indoor heptathlon event. I had started to trust some of the technical aspects Harry [Marra, coach to Ashton and wife Brianne] keeps beating into our heads and they were working. ... We put that question to Ashton Eaton, who set a decathlon world record when he won gold at the Beijing World Championships in August. "I was one of the healthiest guys on the planet. FOR OUR MAY 2011 issue, Jon Hendershott interviewed Ashton Eaton, already the indoor heptathlon World Record holder but with the first of his two decathlon WRs a bit more than a year in his future. Étudiant à l'Université de l'Oregon à Eugene, Ashton Eaton se révèle lors de la saison 2008 en remportant l'épreuve du décathlon des Championnats NCAA . ... Catch that guy! I love this ground. Ground I love you. Two-time Olympic gold medalist Ashton Eaton made an art out of breaking his own world records during his decorated decathlon career. 100m: I can see the finish. ... Come on! Reigning Olympic and two-time defending world champion (2013, 2015), Ashton Eaton is the undisputed king of the decathlon. US multi-eventer Ashton Eaton owns both the world decathlon and indoor heptathlon record, along with a full set of Olympic and world titles. 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