• Eaton to Compete in 100m and Long Jump at FBK Games on Sunday
Olympic champion and world record holder in decathlon and indoor heptathlon, Ashton Eaton, will contest in 100m and long jump on Sunday, May 24 at FBK Games in Hengelo, Netherlands.
in 100m Eaton will face "Flying Duchman" Martin Churandy PB 9.91. Also in the field are Great Britain's rising 100m star 21-year-old Chijindu Ujah, who set a PB last year of 9.96 and Adam Gemili the sub 20 second 200m sprinter. Also in the 100m line up is American sprinter Charles Silmon with PB of 9.98.
In long jump Eaton will go against Ghanaian born Dutchman former world indoor champion and 2-time world silver medalist Ignisious Gaisah. Also Mexican world bronze medalist Luis Alberto Rivera Morales and Greece jumper former European silver medalist Louis Tsatoumas with a PB 8.66 are on the long jump list for Sunday.