Author Ed Oleata’s newly released “Decathlon” is a riveting insider’s story about the agonies, ecstasies, and nitty-gritty details of competing in an Olympic decathlon

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“Decathlon” from Christian Faith Publishing author Ed Oleata is an incredibly detailed memoir offering insights into the experiences of an Olympic athlete during the two-day decathlon event.

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“Decathlon”: an intriguing and captivating exposé on the experiences of a competitor in the Olympic decathlon event. “Decathlon” is the creation of published author, Ed Oleata, a graduate of the US Naval Academy and a twenty-time USA track medalist and a five-time world medalist in the decathlon, pentathlon and pole vault who also holds a master’s degree from San Diego State in Physical Education.

Oleata writes: “This book offers an insider’s view on the Olympic decathlon competition and will be of special interest to track-and-field fans and competitors and anyone interested in the decathlon, its history, and how to train for it.”

Published by Christian Faith Publishing, Ed Oleata’s new book is the tale of the author’s experiences as a competitor in the two-day decathlon event at the Olympics. It offers an utterly intriguing and captivating fly-on-the-wall-style view of the precision that goes into preparation for each of the decathlon’s ten disciplines, the thought processes of the author and other competitors, and the high-octane thrill of competing in the world most prestigious sporting event alongside some of its greatest athletes.

View a synopsis of “Decathlon” on YouTube.

Consumers can purchase “Decathlon” at traditional brick & mortar bookstores, or online at, Apple iTunes store, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or inquiries about “Decathlon”, contact the Christian Faith Publishing media department at 866-554-0919.

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