Watt and Lanskey show great fight at World Juniors

Watt and Lanskey show great fight at World Juniors

There is an element of luck involved in the Show Jumping discipline of Modern Pentathlon, when athletes are riding on a borrowed horse, and unfortunately luck wasn’t on the side of the Australian Mixed Relay team at the World Junior Championships. Tully Watt was...
Top Aussies ready for World Juniors in Poland

Top Aussies ready for World Juniors in Poland

Australia will be well represented at the UIPM World Junior Championships in Drzonkow, Poland this week. National senior champions Rhys Lanskey from Brisbane and Tully Watt from Melbourne will take on the world’s best pentathletes aged up to 21 years of age. Lanskey,...
Carrier on the podium in Poland Open

Carrier on the podium in Poland Open

Marina Carrier has continued her strong start to the international season by running on to the podium at the Poland National Open II. Carrier started the Laser-Run in sixth place and quickly moved to fourth in the final discipline of the two-day competition. “I sat in...
Carrier gets season off to a great start in Paris

Carrier gets season off to a great start in Paris

Marina Carrier has started her international season in great form at the French Championships in Paris. The 22-year-old Tokyo Olympic hopeful was sixth in a strong field and a big step up from her 12th in the same event last year. After a long hard summer of training,...
Carrier starts international season in Paris this weekend

Carrier starts international season in Paris this weekend

Australian representative and Tokyo Olympic Games hopeful Marina Carrier will start her international season this weekend at the French Championships. The Medical Science student from Sydney, who has represented Australia across the youth, junior and senior levels,...
Modern Pentathlon shows International Athletics the way

Modern Pentathlon shows International Athletics the way

Modern Pentathlon has made many changes to competition formats over the last several years to improve accessibility and interest for spectators. Now the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is following our lead. Concluding races in the decathlon...

Cooke and Prokopenko claim world titles

The UIPM World Pentathlon Championships were held in Mexico on 6 September 2018. Jamie Cooke of Great Britain prevailed in one of the most dramatic Modern Pentathlon races of all time to claim Men’s Individual gold at the UIPM Pentathlon World Championships. After 200...
World Cup Final win for Esposito in Kazakhstan

World Cup Final win for Esposito in Kazakhstan

World Cup Final win – Kazakhstan   View this post on Instagram   What a season this is turning out to be!! World Cup Series Final CHAMPION! 🥇🇦🇺 On such a high and can’t take the smile of my face 😁 Congratulations to all the women in the field. It...
Golden Esposito creates more history

Golden Esposito creates more history

Chloe Esposito made history when she sprinted to gold in front of a screaming crowd at Rio 2016, and now she has etched her name in the record books once again. The 26-year-old Olympic champion became Australia’s first ever Modern Pentathlete World Cup gold medallist...

What is the Laser-Run City Tour?

The UIPM developed the Laser Run in 2015 and is the newest sport in the pentathlon family. It consists of the run and shooting only, and is run similarly to the pentathlon combined event. Athletes of all ages from 8 to 80 can participate and the event is held in...

Chloe and Max arrived and ready for Rio

For the Esposito family it’s all hands on deck as brother and sister duo Max and Chloe Esposito compete in the men’s and women’s modern pentathlon. Their coach and father Daniel is an Olympian (Los Angeles, 1984) and the clan are ready to...

World Pentathlon Promotional Video

UIPM is the world governing body for the sport of Modern Pentathlon. Created specifically for the 1912 Olympic Games, the pentathlon has it’s historic roots in the ancient Olympic...