The modern pentathlon is an Olympic sport that comprises five events: fencing,
200 m freestyle swimming, show jumping, and a final combined event of pistol ...
Official information on Olympic Modern Pentathlon events at Rio 2016. Learn
about the history of the sport and follow athletes competing at the Summer
Facts, Figures and trivia about the modern pentathlon at the Olympic Games. ... of
the modern Olympic movement, and combines five events held over two days.
Ancient Olympic Events. Boxing · Equestrian ... Pankration; Pentathlon. Discus ·
Javelin ... This is why the athletes in the pentathlon are most beautiful." (Aristotle
consists of five events
. Learn how to participate in the five disciplines of the competition.
Pistol shooting: The shooting event
in the pentathlon
involves using a 4.5 millimeter air pistol to fire 20 shots at 20 targets from a distance ... More »
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Read Telegraph Sport's guide to the modern pentathlon event at the London
It was De Coubertin's belief that it would be this event, above all others, that "
tested a ... From 1912 to 1980 the Olympic Modern Pentathlon competition was
The latest news, events and results for USA Modern Pentathlon from the USOC ...
Schrimsher brothers repeat 1-2 in Second US Olympic Selection Qualifier ...
Jan 22, 2015 ... In 2000 it became a women's event in the Olympics. Originally a five-day contest,
the modern pentathlon was shortened to four days in 1984 ...