More Sports / Track & Field Aug 25, 2015

Decathlete Eaton to don cooling hood at worlds

If Ashton Eaton looks cool under pressure in the decathlon at the world championships, it's because he is. The Olympic champion and world-record holder will wear a specially designed cooling hood over the two-day competition that begins Friday. Researchers for his sponsor, Nike, came up ...

More Sports / Track & Field May 30, 2015

Eaton withdraws from Hypo Meeting due to back pain

Olympic and world decathlon champion Ashton Eaton has pulled out of the Hypo Meeting citing lower back problems. Shortly before the start of the event Saturday, Eaton appeared on the field casually dressed and informed spectators he injured himself during shot put practice this week. It ...