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Modern Pentathlon - Women's Combined | London 2012 Olympic Games

- Women - MP06 Combined - Modern Pentathlon - 12 August 2012 - London 2012 Olympic Games

Complete coverage from the final event of the Women's Modern Pentathlon at London 2012.

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Is modern pentathlon the weirdest Olympic sport?

The event has been around for over a century, but you've probably never watched it. So why is it still in the Olympics?

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Women's Modern Pentathlon Final Highlights | London 2012 Olympics

Highlights from the final of the women's modern pentathlon as Laura Asadauskaite (Lithuania) wins gold, with Samantha Murray (Great Britain) winning silver and Yane Marques (Brazil) claiming bronze at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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The modern pentathlon was introduced by Baron de Coubertin at the Stockholm Games in 1912, comprising pistol shooting, fencing, swimming, horse riding and running. It was his belief that this event would test a man's moral qualities as much as his physical resources and skills, producing thereby a complete athlete.

From 1912 to 1980, the Olympic modern pentathlon was held over five days with one event per day. Now, the event is held over one day. Competitors score points in the first three events, which decide their starting position for the final combined event, composed of the shooting and running disciplines. The first one over the line wins the gold medal.

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Modern Pentathlon - Women Riding - London 2012 Olympic Games

- Women - MP06 Riding - Modern Pentathlon - 12 August 2012 - London 2012 Olympic Games
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David Svoboda Wins Modern Pentathlon Gold -- London 2012 Olympics

Highlights from the modern pentathlon event at the London 2012 Olympic Games as the Czech Republic's David Svoboda claims the gold medal with China's Zhongrong Cao claiming silver and Hungary's Adam Marosi winning bronze.

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The modern pentathlon was introduced by Baron de Coubertin at the Stockholm Games in 1912, comprising pistol shooting, fencing, swimming, horse riding and running. It was his belief that this event would test a man's moral qualities as much as his physical resources and skills, producing thereby a complete athlete.

From 1912 to 1980, the Olympic modern pentathlon was held over five days with one event per day. Now, the event is held over one day. Competitors score points in the first three events, which decide their starting position for the final combined event, composed of the shooting and running disciplines. The first one over the line wins the gold medal.

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Quick Guide to Olympic Modern Pentathlon

Everything you need to know about Olympic Modern Pentathlon.

A classic contest played out in five acts: fencing, swimming, horse riding, shooting and running – with all the events taking place on the same day. Part of the Olympic Games since Stockholm 1912, modern pentathlon has men’s and women’s competitions.

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Modern Pentathlon - Men's Combined | London 2012 Olympic Games

- Men - MP03 Combined - Modern Pentathlon - 11 August 2012 - London 2012 Olympic Games

Complete coverage from the final event of the Men's Modern Pentathlon at London 2012.

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RE-LIVE | UIPM 2019 Pentathlon World Championships Budapest HUN –Women’s Final – Laser Run

Check out this live coverage from the UIPM 2019 Pentathlon World Championships, Budapest.

This is the Laser Run event from the Women's Final.
It was an amazing day! Join the athletes in their fight to win!

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Modern Pentathlon - Men Fencing Piste I - London 2012 Olympic Games

- Men - MP01 Fencing Piste I - Modern Pentathlon - 11 August 2012 - London 2012 Olympic Games
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Modern pentathlon making comeback at Tokyo Olympics

In a bid to educate New Zealand about this fine sport, Lucas de Jong gave it a whirl.

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Tunisia's biggest misery in Modern Pentathlon at Rome 1960 | Strangest Moments

The Olympic Games has seen plenty of athletes struggle in their events, but Tunisia's modern pentathlon team raised the bar at the Olympic Games 1960 in Rome.

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Modern Pentathlon - Swimming Men 200m Fr. - London 2012 Olympic Games

MP02 Swimming - Men - 200m Fr. - Modern Pentathlon - 11 August 2012 - London 2012 Olympic Games

Highlights | UIPM 2018 Pentathlon World Championships Mexico MEX – Competition

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First Time Ever | Modern Pentathlon Test Event Philippines | One Sports

Organized by the PHISGOC and SBMA, Subic Bay played host to the first ever Modern Pentathlon test even held in the Philippines. Watch the highlights and relive how the historic day unfolded.
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LIVE Modern Pentathlon World Cup I - Men’s Laser-Run - Egypt

Live coverage from Egypt.
2018 UIPM Modern Pentathlon World Cup I - Men’s Laser-Run

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Modern Pentathlon - Women Riding - London 2012 Olympic Games

- Women - MP06 Riding - Modern Pentathlon - 12 August 2012 - London 2012 Olympic Games

Australia's Chloe Esposito sets Modern Pentathlon Olympic Record

Chloe Esposito's score of 1,372 broke the Olympic record as she won the gold medal in the women's Modern Pentathlon at Rio 2016.

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Modern Pentathlon - Men Riding - London 2012 Olympic Games

- Men - MP03 Riding - Modern Pentathlon - 11 August 2012 - London 2012 Olympic Games

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