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Are multi-event athletes the best in the world?

Athletes in the heptathlon and the decathlon have to be fast, strong, enduring, coordinated - all of the attributes needed to be elite in any sport. Does that make them the best athletes in the world? CBC Sports Anson Henry explores.
Athletes in the heptathlon and the decathlon have to be fast, strong, enduring, coordinated - all of the attributes needed to be elite in any sport. Does that make them the best athletes in the world? CBC Sports Anson Henry explores. 2:03