Athletic Lab coach and athlete, Eric Broadbent, represented the United States and placed 2nd in the Pan-Am Combined Event Championship in Ottawa, Canada with a score of 7,498. Eric was the top American in the competition and placed behind only Cuban, Jose Mendieta Velazquez. Broadbent led after day one with a score of 4322 points. He won 4 first day events (100m, long jump, high jump and 400m).