Thrill of the Chase: An Interview with Curtis Beach

Country: USA Discipline: Decathlon Notable Achievements: 2x NCAA Indoor Heptathlon Champion PB: 8084 points ‘So I started running when I was 6 years old before I even knew what running was. I used to live on this ranch….and for about 2 hours I would just chase [my grandma’s] horse.’ Would you ever imagine such an interesting training strategy for one of America’s top decathletes? Although running was what first came most naturally to Curtis, and still does, he eventually expanded his repertoire of events to include jumps and throws. I sat down with Curtis recently to find out more about … Continue reading Thrill of the Chase: An Interview with Curtis Beach