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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:06:02 GMT

Pentathlon to make its first appearance in Townsville  -  Townsville Bulletin
The pentathlon will be held at James Cook University today and also the Townsville Pony Club, followed by tomorrow's North Queensland Fencing Championships at Aitkenvale PCYC. β€œIt's the first modern pentathlon to be held in Queensland outside of ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:36:56 GMT

Egypt Lands 36 Medals at Modern Pentathlon Championships  -  Egyptian Streets
Egypt landed a total of 36 medals, including 14 gold medals, at the Union Internationale de Pentathlon Moderne (UIPM) Biathle/Triathle World Championships held in Sarasota, Florida last week.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:13:30 GMT

Exhausting competition can be a real pain  -  YourObserver.com
Triathle and biathle are subsets of Modern Pentathlon, which combines laser pistol shooting, fencing, swimming, equestrian show jumping and running. Triathle eliminates the fencing and equestrian parts of that equation, and biathle takes it one step ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:17:50 GMT

The price of gold for Olympic modern pentahlon star Chloe Esposito  -  ESPN
It missed a trick with Esposito, whose sport of Modern Pentathlon was viewed as too niche for investment. Which begs the question: If golden glory is the holy grail of sports funding, shouldn't there be some allowance for individual achievement in less ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:06:18 GMT

Local athlete hits podium at international competition in Florida  -  GuelphToday
Denoon and his partner Kelly Fitzsimmons finished third at the 2016 International Union of Modern Pentathlon Biathle-Triathle World Championships in Sarasota on the weekend. They were competing in the mixed relay-senior triathle division, which ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:54:33 GMT
United States succeeds in triathle, biathle as sports strive for growth  -  Bradenton Herald
The head coach of the United States' modern pentathlon saw what could be the future β€” someday β€” a massive contingent of biathle and triathle athletes, a committed group of supporters and success in the medal count. For now, he and the Americans ...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 13:15:35 GMT
Shirgaonkar elected secretary of Asian Pentathlon federation  -  India Today
Mumbai, Oct 22 (PTI) Maharashtras Namdeo Shirgaonkar, general secretary of the Modern Pentathlon Federation of India, has become the general secretary of the Asian federation too. Shirgaonkar defeated South Korean rival Sankeong Yeo by a ...
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:53:19 GMT

Modern pentathlon championships at Benderson Park draw 600 athletes from 40 nations  -  Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Amanda Aiello, a 46-year-old from Monaco, and Josefina Bernatene, a 16-year-old from Argentina, practice shooting laser pistols for this weekend's modern pentathlon competition at Benderson Park in Sarasota. (Herald-Tribune Photo / Thomas Becnel).
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 15:27:00 GMT

Rogue Sport of the Week: Modern Pentathlon with Henry Choong  -  Varsity Online
Henry Choong is a renowned modern pentathlete. He represented Team GB at the 2014 Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China, where he finished in 11th place. A Full Blue, he won the individual modern pentathlon event at last year's Varsity competition against ...
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:14:47 GMT

Manchester Olympic blaggers: We meant no harm and the athletes saw the fun in it  -  BBC News
But they were rumbled by members of Team GB's Modern Pentathlon team. The British Olympic Association said it was disappointed but the two imposters said it was all a bit of fun. "It added a spark to their day and it definitely made our day," says Zac.