Upload a Photo Upload a Video Add a News article Write a Blog Add a Comment
MessageReportBlock
Blog Feed News Feed Video Feed All Feeds

Folders

 

News

 

USA's Ashton Eaton sets world record in heptathlon – USATODAY.com

Published by
RunnerSpace.com/Pro   on Mar 11 2012, 01:03 PM

ISTANBUL (AP) – Ashton Eaton set his third heptathlon world record in as many years to win gold Saturday at the world indoor championships, and Justin Gatlin highlighted an all-American day by taking the 60-meter dash.

Eaton dominated the two-day competition from start to finish and capped it with an overwhelming 1,000 meters in the concluding event to break the record he set last year with a total of 6,645 points. The old mark was 6,568 points.

Eaton led throughout the seven-event discipline. From early on, he was ahead of record pace, too.

Read the full article at: www.usatoday.com
Post to:  
Post as: 
History for Matt
YearVideosNewsPhotosBlogs
2014 12 2 267  
2013 300 5 1  
2012 51 41 73  
2011 1965 1095 1900 3
2010 438 755 5423 6
2009 1103 185 5282 4
2008 719 380 1119 28
2007 123 208 193 9
2006 35 16 56  
2005 22 17    
2004 5 12    
2003   7    
2002 8 5    
2001 5 4    
2000   3    
1999   3    
1998   1    
1990 1      
1988 1