The modern pentathlon is an Olympic sport that comprises five different events:
fencing, 200m freestyle swimming, show jumping, and a final combined event of
Official information on Olympic Modern Pentathlon events at Rio 2016. ... A
classic contest played out in five acts: fencing, swimming, horse riding, shooting
Access official Olympic Modern Pentathlon sport and athlete records, events,
results, photos, videos, news and more.
Jul 24, 2016 ... The five disciplines of the modern pentathlon derive from the experience of a
19th-century soldier and the event was devised specifically for the ...
Ancient Olympic Events. Boxing · Equestrian ... Pankration; Pentathlon. Discus ·
Javelin ... This is why the athletes in the pentathlon are most beautiful." (Aristotle
Modern pentathlon comprises the five disciplines of shooting, fencing, ... In 2009
the shooting and running disciplines were condensed into one event 'the ...
Mar 22, 2016 ... Learn about the five events of modern pentathlon. ... NBC Olympics logo ·
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Jul 14, 2016 ... Modern pentathletes have to develop a schedule to train for five different events.
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 ...
Feb 26, 2016 ... Athletes must compete in five different sports: fencing, swimming, riding and the
combined running and shooting discipline in a one-day event ...