Frank Zarnowski

Frank Zarnowski is considered the world’s foremost authority on the decathlon. During the past decade, he has organized, financed, officiated, and publicized junior, senior, collegiate, and international decathlon meets. Zarnowski is the only educator to organize and teach a college course in decathlon appreciation. He is a renowned author of two books; and editor, chief correspondent, and circulation manager of both a monthly decathlon newsletter and a decathlon yearbook. Career highlights include 1977– 1978 decathlon participant, announcer, promoter for the U.S.A.–U.S.S.R. meet; and head of the U.S.A. delegation to the U.S.S.R. Creating a voice for the public to understand decathlon performances has been a passion for Zarnowski locally, nationally, and internationally.