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Modern pentathlon

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The modern pentathlon is an Olympic sport that comprises five different events: fencing, 200m freestyle swimming, show jumping, and a final combined event of  ...

Modern Pentathlon - Summer Olympic Sport

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Access official Olympic Modern Pentathlon sport and athlete records, events, results, photos, videos, news and more.

What is the modern pentathlon? Get up to speed in two minutes ...

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Aug 19, 2016 ... Chloe Esposito won gold in the women's modern pentathlon at the Rio ... Topics: modern-pentathlon, sport, olympics-summer, brazil, australia.

Rio 2016: What is a pentathlon? How many events are there ...

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Aug 19, 2016 ... Women first started to participate in the modern pentathlon at Sydney 2000. In Greece, the ancient sport was inspired by the tasks that soldiers ...

History of Modern Pentathlon - Team USA

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This new sport was enthusiastically adopted with its inherent demands of courage ... The oldest Olympic gold medallist in the Modern Pentathlon to date is Pavel ...

Rio 2016 Olympics: Modern pentathlon guide - The Telegraph

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Feb 26, 2016 ... Their three scores from the previous events are then combined to determine ... " Modern pentathlon is the ultimate selection box sport – there's ...

Modern Pentathlon Australia Inc - The Five Events

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In 2009 the shooting and running disciplines were condensed into one event 'the combined event' to make the sport more compact and spectator friendly.

pentathlon | athletic contest | Britannica.com

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In the ancient Greek Olympics, the pentathlon included a race the length of the ... Originally a five-day contest, the modern pentathlon was shortened to four ... in an Olympic athletics event known as the pentathlon, which included the shot put,  ...

History | Union Internationale de Pentathlon Moderne (UIPM)

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Modern Pentathlon becomes an Olympic sport at the 5th Olympiad in Stockholm ( SWE) and the five sports are spread across five days, a format that continues ...

Modern Pentathlon at Rio 2016: how the competition will work - UIPM

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Aug 17, 2016 ... Modern Pentathlon is about to join the party in Rio, where the sport will continue its evolution with a new feature making its Olympic Games ...

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Olympic Modern Pentathlon - Rio 2016 Summer Olympics

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Official information on Olympic Modern Pentathlon events at Rio 2016. Learn about the history of the sport and follow athletes competing at the Summer Games.

Modern Pentathlon at the Olympics - Topend Sports

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Modern Pentathlon at the Olympics. Modern pentathlon has been on the Olympic program since the 1912 Stockholm Games. The sport was created by French ...

Modern Pentathlon | NBC Olympics

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Watch as Russia's Aleksandr Lesun runs and shoots his way to gold in the final event of the modern pentathlon. 09:26. Modern Pentathlon. Riders struggle with ...