The modern pentathlon is an Olympic sport that comprises five different events:
fencing, 200m ... The name derives from the Greek péntathlon "contest of five
events". The addition of ...
Official information on Olympic Modern Pentathlon events at Rio 2016. ... A
classic contest played out in five acts: fencing, swimming, horse riding, shooting
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Mar 16, 2016 ... Modern Pentathlon 101: Competition format. March 16, 2016 at 9:03am ... Learn
about the five events of modern pentathlon. Combined Event ...
Aug 19, 2016 ... Chloe Esposito won gold in the women's modern pentathlon at the Rio ... The
final event combines running and shooting in a 3200m race ...
Aug 18, 2016 ... ... like the ironically named, tragically under-the-radar modern pentathlon. ... TOP
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This Greek pentathlon was adapted for modern track-and-field competition by
setting ... The event was included in the Olympic Games from 1912 through 1924.
The Five Events. Modern pentathlon comprises the five disciplines of shooting,
fencing, swimming, horse riding and running. In 2009 the shooting and running ...
Aug 3, 2016 ... For this reason, the name of the event is "pentathlon". Pierre de Coubertin was
the pioneer of the modern pentathlon. The event is contested at ...
Aug 18, 2016 ... The ignorant sports fan's guide to the modern pentathlon. Share ... swim,
horseback riding and a combined running and pistol shooting event.