Ashton Eaton http://nwpr.org en Oregon Decathlete Ashton Eaton Pursues World Championship In Moscow http://nwpr.org/post/oregon-decathlete-ashton-eaton-pursues-world-championship-moscow <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Olympic athletes from the Northwest are steering clear of politics as they head for Moscow, Russia, this week for the 2013 World Championships in track and field.</p><p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 23:33:45 +0000 Tom Banse 32203 at http://nwpr.org Oregon Decathlete Ashton Eaton Pursues World Championship In Moscow Olympic Track Champion Ashton Eaton Addresses Oregon Senate http://nwpr.org/post/olympic-track-champion-ashton-eaton-addresses-oregon-senate <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/02/022113CL_eaton_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>SALEM, Ore. – Olympic gold medal winner Ashton Eaton thanked Oregon lawmakers for supporting track athletes like him. Fri, 22 Feb 2013 00:18:05 +0000 Chris Lehman 23150 at http://nwpr.org Olympic Track Champion Ashton Eaton Addresses Oregon Senate Bend Welcomes Home Olympic Hero http://nwpr.org/post/bend-welcomes-home-olympic-hero <p>Crowds lined the streets of Bend Sunday to for a parade celebrating Olympic gold medalist and hometown hero, Ashton Eaton. Tue, 25 Sep 2012 00:03:26 +0000 David Nogueras 15720 at http://nwpr.org Bend Welcomes Home Olympic Hero Oregon's Ashton Eaton Wins Gold In Men's Decathlon http://nwpr.org/post/oregons-ashton-eaton-wins-gold-mens-decathlon <p>At the London Olympics today, Oregon&#39;s own Ashton Eaton placed first in the Men&#39;s Decathlon, coming in just shy of the Olympic record. That achievement earned the 24-year-old Eaton not only a gold medal, but also the ceremonial title of &quot;World&#39;s Greatest Athlete.&quot; Fri, 10 Aug 2012 00:40:49 +0000 David Nogueras 13137 at http://nwpr.org