22 JUL 2014 Report Eugene, USA

Report: men's decathlon 100m – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014

Norway’s world youth champion Karsten Warholm ran a massive personal best of 10.55 to move into the lead with 963 points.

His time is the second-fastest ever run by a decathlete in the history of the IAAF World Junior Championships and an improvement of 0.26 on his previous best.

US junior champion Harrison Williams stands in second place with 917 points thanks to his 10.77 run, another personal best. Australia’s Cedric Dubler also ran a lifetime best of 10.80 and ranks third with 906 points.

Czech Jiri Sykora, the 2014 world junior leader, is currently in seventh position with 878 points after his 10.92 effort.

Javier Clavelo Robinson for IAAF

Decathlon Junior Results

POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Cedric Dubler AUSAUS 10.80
2 Jan Deuber SUISUI 10.95
3 Luca Bernaschina SUISUI 11.09
4 Alex Soares BRABRA 11.20
5 Pablo Trescoli ESPESP 11.21
POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Karsten Warholm NORNOR 10.55
2 Roman Kondratyev RUSRUS 10.88
3 Jirí Sýkora CZECZE 10.92
4 Yury Yaremich BLRBLR 10.92
5 Fabian Christ GERGER 10.99
POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Harrison Williams USAUSA 10.75
2 Gabriel Moore USAUSA 10.98
3 Mathias Ako FRAFRA 11.01
4 David Thomson AUSAUS 11.37
5 Benjamin Hougardy BELBEL 11.65
POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Vincent Stas BELBEL 10.95
2 Evgeniy Likhanov RUSRUS 11.01
3 Elmo Savola FINFIN 11.08
4 Tim Nowak GERGER 11.09
5 Jefferson Santos BRABRA 11.12
POS ATHLETE COUNTRY MARK
1 Loek van Zevenbergen NEDNED 10.87
2 David Hall GBRGBR 10.89
3 Jan Doležal CZECZE 11.03
4 Fredriech Pretorius RSARSA 11.05
5 Carlos Sánchez ESPESP 11.16

Previous Champion

Competitor Nat Date
Gunnar Nixon USA USA 11 JUL 2012
Competitor Mark Nat Venue Date
Jirí Sýkora 8135 CZE CZE Eugene (Hayward Field), OR 23 JUL 2014