The modern pentathlon is an Olympic sport that comprises five different events:
fencing, 200m freestyle swimming, show jumping, and a final combined event of
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The sport was created by French baron Pierre de Coubertin, the founder of the
modern Olympic movement, and combines five events held over two days (more
Mar 22, 2016 ... Learn about the five events of modern pentathlon. ... Five events of modern
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Aug 19, 2016 ... Athletes compete in five events. Fencing, swimming, horse riding, running and
shooting. The modern pentathlon was created by the founder of ...
Modern pentathlon comprises the five disciplines of shooting, fencing, ... In 2009
the shooting and running disciplines were condensed into one event 'the ...
Today, both men and women complete all five events of the Modern Pentathlon
in one day. A points system for each event is based on a standard performance ...
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Aug 19, 2016 ... Women first started to participate in the modern pentathlon at ... The competition
is made up of four events, which all take play on the same day.
Apr 20, 2016 ... Athletes must compete in five different sports: ... Their three scores from the
previous events are then combined to determine their starting positions for the ...
Jumping is an important part of the modern pentathlon Credit: Getty ...