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an athletic contest consisting of ten different events

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but in the end, for decathletes, you're brothers, you're part of a fraternity, you want each other to go out there and do their best and you want to beat them."
Once the second group of decathletes completed the discus Macey had moved up to fourth place on 6,193, 192 points behind Clay in third.
"In an open event, I never think of myself as a decathlete," Eaton said.
Oregon decathlete Ashton Eaton and Virginia Tech hurdler Queen Harrison are the 2010 winners of the award.
COMMONWEALTH Games decathlete Dale Garland has signed for Birchfield Harriers for their British League season, which begins on May 6.
TATTOO MEMORIES: From left, Britain''s Laurence Godfrey''s arm, German swimmer Franziska van Almsick's back, Britain's Jade Johnson's stud, US Maurice Greene's GOAT (Greatest Of All Time) and British decathlete Dean Macey's scrolls
Producers TWI are also in talks with 800 metres champion Kelly Holmes, sprinter Darren Campbell and decathlete Dean Macey.
If they win through they will be able to test their skills against top British athletes as a team including Campbell, triple jumper Jonathan Edwards, decathlete Dean Macey and boxer Audley Harrison, will be lining up for the final.
1984: British decathlete Daley Thompson breaks decathlon world record:
A FORMER Olympic decathlete is hoping to give a winning performance in helping to train the sports stars of tomorrow in Nuneaton.
Juico said FilAm Eric Cray, middledistance runner Archand Bagsit, decathlete Jesson Cid and former Asian long jump champion Marestella Torres will head the exclusive list.
Pac-10 1,500-meter champion Matthew Centrowitz won the Harry Ritchie's Award for contribution to the men's team, and decathlete David Klech won the George Scharpf Outstanding Athlete Award.
Kelly Holmes, sprinter Darren Campbell and decathlete Dean Macey may take part alongside famous faces including cricketer Adam Hollioake and footballer John Barnes.
If they get there, they will line up against the cream of the country's athletic crop in the form of Sydney Olympic medallists such as triple jumper Jonathan Edwards, decathlete Dean Macey, sprinter Darren Campbell, rower James Cracknell, boxer Audley Harrison, track cyclist Jason Queally and 800m sprinter Kelly Holmes.
The 42-year-old decathlete has now moved out of the couple's pounds 1million house in west London.