Jim thorpes won the olympic medals in pentathlon and in decathlon
The easy answer is one, as in the Decathlon is a single event worth a single gold medal. The more complex answer is also one. The Decathlon is comprised of ten events with all decathletes competing in all of them for points. Out of the decathletes in the 1976 competition Jenner only won one event, the Discus. He was 8th in the 100 and Long Jump, 7th in the 110 hurdles, 4th in the Javelin and 2nd in the Shot Put, High Jump, 400, Pole Vault and 1500
Leonel Suarez Cuba (CUB)
Ashton Eaton United States (USA)
Trey Hardee United States (USA)
The first Olympic decathlon was 1904, won by Tom Kiely. Before the event was in the Olympics other people competed in the event many times.
Kevin Mayer won the silver medal in the Men's Decathlon event at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
The bronze medal in the Men's Decathlon event at the Rio 2016 Olympics was won by Canada.
The gold medalist in decathlon at the 2008 Games in Beijing was Bryan Clay of the United States. Andrei Krauchanka of Belarus won silver and Leonel Suarez of Cuba won bronze.
Women do not compete for a gold medal in the decathlon yet. The women do a 7 event Heptathlon, which was won in 2012 by Jessica Ennis.
Damian Warner is the athlete who won the bronze medal in the Men's Decathlon event at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
Ashton Eaton won the gold medal in the 2012 Olympics.
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Dan O'Brien of the United States.
The silver medal in the Men's Decathlon event at the Rio 2016 Olympics went to France.
The gold medal in the Men's Decathlon event at the Rio 2016 Olympics went to Ashton Eaton.
The winners in the Men's Decathlon event at the Rio 2016 Olympics were Ashton Eaton of the United States, Kevin Mayer of France, and Damian Warner of Canada. Eaton won the gold medal, Mayer won the silver medal, and Warner won the bronze medal.