Combine Challenge

Final Decastar 2023 standings: wins for Gletty and Oosterwegel

The final Decastar 2023 standings saw defending champion Emma Oosterwegel successfully retaining her heptathlon title in Talence, while Makenson Gletty set a new personal best to win the decathlon. Oosterwegel finished the year as the overall leader in the World Athletics Combined Events Tour standings.

Makenson Gletty of France reacts in Talence. Decastar 2023 results
Makenson Gletty of France reacts during the Decastar 2023 meeting in Talence

(Sept. 25) — Emma Oosterwegel successfully defended her heptathlon title at the Decastar 2023 meeting in Talence, while Makenson Gletty improved his personal to win the decathlon at the final World Athletics Combined Events Tour Gold event of the year on Sunday (24).

On the women’s side, Dutch heptathlete and Olympic bronze medalist Emma Oosterwegel tallied a season’s best of 6495 points to close out her campaign on a winning note and fourth on this year’s world list.

Read more: Day 1 Décastar 2023 Standings: Makenson Gletty, Sophie Weißenberg lead

Her victory on Sunday also moved her into the overall lead in the World Athletics Combined Events Tour standings.

Switzerland’s Annik Kalin secured second place with 6390pts and USA’s Taliyah Brooks held out for third place with 6181pts.

Meanwhile, Frenchman Makenson Gletty won the decathlon title with 8443 points, adding 164 points to his personal best at the French championships in July.

Germany’s Manuel Eitel finished second with 8193, and Grenada’s defending champion Lindon Victor held on to third place with 7980.

Final Decastar 2023 Standings

Women’s Heptathlon Final

1Emma OosterwegelNetherlands6495
2Annik KälinSwitzerland6390
3Taliyah BrooksUSA6181
4Annie KunzUSA6126
5Marijke EsselinkNetherlands6101
6Sophie WeißenbergGermany6055
7Isabel PoschAustria6001
8Verena MayrAustria5995
9Xénia KrizsánHungary5994
10Michelle AtherleyUSA5987
11Yuliya LobanUkraine5939
12Sandrina SprengelGermany5853
13Célia PerronFrance5795
14Léonie CamboursFrance5685
15Auriana Lazraq-KhlassFrance5611
16Claudia ConteSpain5609
Georgia EllenwoodCanadaDNF
Ellen BarberUnited KingdomDNF

Men’s Decathlon Final

1Makenson GlettyFrance8443 PB
2Manuel EitelGermany8193
3Lindon VictorGrenada7980
4Baptiste ThieryFrance7951
5Risto LillemetsEstonia7898
6Thomas Van Der PlaetsenBelgium7865
7Jente HauttekeeteBelgium7796
8Ondřej KopeckýCzech Republic7744
9Niels PittomvilsBelgium7720
10Paweł WiesiołekPoland7682
11Vilém StráskýCzech Republic7461
12Devon WilliamsUSA6486
Finley GaioSwitzerlandDNF
Kristjan RosenbergEstoniaDNF
Basile RolninFranceDNF
Ruben GadoFranceDNF
Miranda Mitchell is a long-server writer for World-Track who is also one of the most passionate people to work with. She has been with us since 2006, has a degree in writing, and has been able to balance her life with family, outside activities, and contributing to World-Track and Field!

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