And I feel the same way. Wong March 11, Retrieved June 1, Trey Hardee USA Weldon encouraged Jenner to switch to the decathlon. The winner of the Olympic decathlon is traditionally given the unofficial title of "world's greatest athlete".
Olympic decathlons first rose to prominence in America when Bruce Jenner competed in the games in Montreal.
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Jenner believes that the United States should pass a law that allows transgender citizens to enlist in the armed forces. I was born with the body of a man and the soul of a woman". As a result of winning the Olympic decathlon, Jenner became a national hero and received the James E. Archived from the original on October 6, Christian Plaziat FRA — Finding the Champion Within: Jenner was called out for her reductive comments after attending Glamour's 25th annual Women of the Year Awards".
Wong March 11, From sports icon to reality TV, to life as woman, what a long, strange trip it's been". In her tweet, she wrote "What happened to your promise to fight for them? But her efforts there, too, have been kept under the radar. The,, and championships incorporated the Olympic Trials, otherwise held as a discrete event. Archived from the original on October 6, He and wife, Chrystie, are so high up on the pedestal of American heroism, it would take a crane to get them down.