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Decathlete Relives Olympic Gold Medal

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Decathlete Relives Olympic Gold Medal

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Decathlete Relives Olympic Gold Medal

Decathlete Relives Olympic Gold Medal

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It's the hardest competition of the entire Olympic Games — perhaps because it's not one competition but 10.

Decathlete Bryan Clay, who took home the gold last week in Beijing, says the first thing that went through his mind at the end of the 1,500 meters was relief.

Clay says though he had a large lead by the time the last event, the 1500 meters, came around, his dislike for the distance made the finish line seem farther away with each step.

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