DECA Newsletter #55, one of the final posts of the current season, offers coverage of the annual DecaStar competion from France's win country, Talence , where 30 year old Belgian Hans van Alphen (left) won not only the meet but the IAAF Combined Events Challenge as well. Results and standings are provided.
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Just a reminder that the new decathlon record book, The American Decathlon Century, 1912-2012; a Record Book with Annual Lists, is still available and the flyer/ordering information is attached. The recently posted 2012 USA Annual List (see below) brings this publication up-to-date. A reminder...I have a new address for the fall and winter terms: 1 South Street, Apt #209, Hanover, NH 03755. Click here for a description and ordering information:CLICK HERE: NEW DECATHLON RECORD BOOK.
This 10 page report offers a comprehensive listing of USA decathlon performances for 2012 with details for all scores over 7000 points for seniors, juniors, preps and resident foreigners, and sall cores down to 6500 points. For example, in 2012 211 Americans scored over 6500 points, the most in two decades. This report updates the most recent record book, The American Decathlon Century, 1912-2012; a record book with annual lists. A reminder on how to obtain the record book will be posted "MOMENTARILY."
CLICK HERE 2012 USA DECATHLON LIST