Ashton Eaton United States

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

21 Jan 1988

Height

1.85m

Weight

82kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

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ATHLETICS
Ashton Eaton

Daley Thompson on Eaton's decathlon gold

Double Olympic champion Daley Thompson is in the BBC studio to discuss Ashton Eaton's decathlon gold medal at London 2012.

10 Aug 12

American Ashton Eaton Eaton wins decathlon gold for US

Decathlon

9 Aug 12

Ashton Eaton wins the decathlon gold medal as he finishes 198 points ahead of United States team-mate Trey Hardee.

Results for Ashton Eaton

Date Event Rank Mark
9 Aug Men's Decathlon 1500m, Heat 2 6 gold 4:33.59
9 Aug Men's Decathlon Javelin Throw, Group B 3 61.96
9 Aug Men's Decathlon Pole Vault, Group A 3 5.20
9 Aug Men's Decathlon Discus Throw, Group B 15 42.53
9 Aug Men's Decathlon 110m Hurdles, Heat 4 2 13.56
8 Aug Men's Decathlon 400m, Heat 4 1 46.90
8 Aug Men's Decathlon High Jump, Group A 2 2.05
8 Aug Men's Decathlon Shot Put, Group A 10 14.66
8 Aug Men's Decathlon Long Jump, Group A 1 8.03
8 Aug Men's Decathlon 100m, Heat 3 1 OB 10.35

Head to Head

Ashton Eaton vs Daniel Awde

Ashton Eaton

Ashton Eaton United States flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

10

London 2012 results

4:33.59 Decathlon

Height

1.85m (6'1")

Weight

82kg

Age

28

Daniel Awde

Daniel Awde Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

London 2012 results

DNS Decathlon

Height

1.82m (6'0")

Weight

82kg

Age

28

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