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Olympics – 1984 Los Angeles – Track – Decathlon – 100 m & Javelin Throw


Jim McKay brings these highlights of the men’s decathlon at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics….while also teaching the viewer how the points system works in the decathlon competition….which is really interesting….as he shows us a replay of the 100 m finish…..then Hingsen’s throw in the discus which cuts the point lead significantly….after which McKay gives us a quick lesson on the javelin….before he cuts to a break.

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