Inner Strength: Decathlon World and Olympic champion Ashton Eaton

Ashton Eaton, the Decathlon World and Olympic champion is man who moves with controlled discipline, often required to dig deep.

As part of Nike Training’s Inner Strength Documentary series we look Eaton’s event, comprised of 10 distinct athletic disciplines, requiring complete synchronicity of the mind and body. That’s why its winner is traditionally defined as “the greatest athlete in the world.”

Eaton, also the sport’s world record holder, is notably athletic- born of a holistic training regime- the results of said regime will be on display as Eaton defends his title at the IAFF World Championships in Beijing.


  • Nike Ultimate Dry V-neck Top– made with sweat-wicking mesh fabric and ergonomic seams for breathable comfort and natural range of motion.
  • Nike Tech Woven Pant- made with water-resistant fabric that stretches four ways for comfort and freedom to move, even in adverse conditions.

To learn more about Ashton and how he advances his athleticism check out the Nike Training Twitter and Instagram channels.

Chris Beastall

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