About Team Decathlon

  • Team Decathlon is a not for profit organisation established to provide coaching and competition in the Combined Event athletics (decathlon and heptathlon) in the North East of England.
  • Set up in 1996 by Richard Hunter, Team Decathlon has organised athletics meetings since 1996 and organise regular coaching camps for children aged 8-15 years of age.
  • Team Decathlon is affiliated to the EAP Circuit as its EAP International Meeting is part of the circuit.
  • As a former decathlete, Richard Hunter is a Level 3 Combined Events Coach and Level 2 Technical Official.
  • Tom Andrews is the Head Coach for the summer camps