Modern Pentathlon

Modern pentathlon World Cup Series opener cancelled amid sweltering conditions in Mexico

By Emily Goddard

Extreme heat in Acapulco has led to the cancellation of the Modern Pentathlon World Cup Series opener ©Getty ImagesMarch 1 - The men's final and mixed relay of the modern pentathlon World Cup series opener have been cancelled amid extreme heat in host city Acapulco, Mexico.

Extreme heat in Acapulco sees women's pentathlon final stopped

By Zjan Shirinian

Organisers are meeting to decide how to manage the rest of the programme at the World Cup Series opener, as sweltering conditions hit Acapulco ©AFP/Getty ImagesFebruary 28 - Extreme heat has forced organisers to halt the women's modern pentathlon final at the World Cup Series opener in Mexico.

Modern Pentathlon World Cup Series opener underway in Mexico

By Zjan Shirinian

London 2012 bronze medallist Yane Marques is among the favourites to win the World Cup Series opener ©AFP/Getty ImagesFebruary 26 - Some of the world's finest pentathletes are at the Mexico resort of Acapulco as a wide-open 2014 World Cup Series opener begins.

Triple modern pentathlon world champion Cazé calls time on career

Emily Goddard

Amélie Cazé has retired aged 29 ©AFP/Getty ImagesFebruary 18 - Amélie Cazé, France's three-times individual modern pentathlon world champion, has called time on her career at the age of 29.

University of Bath to host 2015 European Modern Pentathlon Championships

By Gary Anderson

January 16 - The University of Bath will play host to the 2015 Modern Pentathlon European Championships ©University of BathThe University of Bath will host the 2015 Modern Pentathlon European Championships, which will see more than 100 athletes competing in the first international event in the sport since London 2012, it was announced today. 

Britain's Heather Fell retires from modern pentathlon

By Paul Osborne 

British modern pentathlete Heather Fell has announced her retirement to pursue a career in the media ©Getty ImagesJanuary 9 - British Olympic silver medallist and former world number one Heather Fell has announced her retirement from modern pentathlon in order to pursue a career in the media.

British modern pentathlete Weale retires after more than a decade in the sport

By Gary Anderson

January 6 - Sam Weale has announced his retirement from modern pentathlon ©Getty ImagesBriton Sam Weale has called time on his career as a modern pentathlete after more than ten years competing at the highest level, which saw him appear at the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympic Games.

Florida to host major modern pentathlon events in RIo 2016 build-up

By Nick Butler

Major events on home soil will help boost the fortunes of US pentathletes, it will be hopedDecember 4 - Four major modern pentathlon competitions will be held in the Florida town of Sarasota-Bradenton over the next three years, it has been announced.

Hungary back on top on final day of modern pentathlon World Championships

By Gary Anderson

August 27 - The Hungarian men's relay team took gold in KaohsiungHungary claimed its first gold medal of this year's Modern Pentathlon World Championships in Kaohsiung on the final day of action finishing just 30 points ahead of China in the men's three-member team relay competition with Russia coming in third.
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