Decathlon facts for kids
A decathalon is a sporting event. It has ten track and field events. It consists of 4 runs, 3 jumps and 3 throws
The word decathalon comes from the Greek language. It has two parts; δέκα (déka, meaning "ten") and ἄθλος (áthlos, or ἄθλον, áthlon, meaning "feat").
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