Following months of hard work, Modern Pentathlon Australia (MPA) is thrilled to announce that new grant funding has been secured to develop new and improved athlete pathways.Focused heavily on developing athlete categorisation and engagement with the national...
Via the Australian Institute of Sport Sport Australia has developed a Return to Sport Toolkit that includes a suite of resources to help sporting organisations get ready to recommence training, competitions and programs in a safe, responsible and low risk...
Making the most of the new timeline in preparation for the Tokyo Olympic Games now set for July 2021, Ed Fernon and Marina Carrier recently had a chat with Olympic rower Sarah Cook about Modern Pentathlon and their incredible experiences within the sport. Special...
The road to Tokyo for the Olympic Games in 2021 is now fully mapped out for modern pentathletes after UIPM published dates for the remaining qualification competitions. After the COVID-19 Coronavirus forced its postponement, the Tokyo 2020 Games will take...
The Union Internationale de Pentathlon Moderne (UIPM) has published a revised qualification system for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in 2021 after its proposals were ratified by the International Olympic Committee. The new system sets out a clear pathway for...
UIPM has welcomed the decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee to reschedule the Games of the XXXII Olympiad for July 23 to August 8, 2021. Today’s announcement means the UIPM Executive Board (EB) can now meet via...
The remainder of the UIPM 2020 Pentathlon World Cup season has been postponed until May due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Two teenagers have claimed the senior titles at the 2020 Modern Pentathlon Championships in Brisbane.
Kitty Chiller AM has been awarded the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Women and Sport Award for Oceania.
The 2020 Australian Modern Pentathlon Championships will be held in Brisbane on Sunday, with teenage stars Rhys Lanskey and Tully Watt aiming to defend their national open titles.
Marina Carrier will make her Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020 after being selected to the Australian Olympic Team.
Olympic Champion Chloe Esposito has announced she is pregnant via social media, ruling her out of attempting to defend her title at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Edward Fernon has been selected to the Tokyo 2020 Australian Olympic Team, after making his Olympic debut in 2012.
Olympian Hannah Every-Hall will be joining Modern Pentathlon Australia as the Pathways and High Performance Manager – a new role funded by the AIS.
Australian modern pentathletes Ed Fernon and Rhys Lanskey both came into the Olympic qualifying event in China with different stories and ‘nothing to lose’. And while Fernon won the Oceania spot for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games with a remarkable performance and...
Missed training and competition, due to a recent leg stress fracture, took its toll on Marina Carrier at the Asia/Oceania Championships in China on Monday. The 23-year-old did remarkably well to be on the start line and competed to exhaustion, but it just wasn’t...
The scene is set for Marina Carrier to claim the women’s modern pentathlon Oceania spot for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Asia/Oceania Championships in Wuhan China on 11 November. Four years ago, at the same event, she was the second placed Oceania athlete...
An exciting contest between 2012 Olympian Ed Fernon and 18-year-old national champion Rhys Lanskey is all set, as they chase a spot at Tokyo 2020.
Kitty Chiller has been appointed to the New Pentathlon Working Group which will consider format changes for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
UIPM President Dr Klaus Schormann reflects on the dramatic transformation the Modern Pentathlon movement has undergone in recent years.
2012 Olympian Ed Fernon of Sydney has returned to competition with a win at a low-key competition in New Zealand.
The Australian Olympic Committee has today approved the Nomination Criteria for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. This is a key document, along with the AOC Nomination and Selection By-Law, for athletes aiming for selection for Tokyo 2020.
MPA is pleased to announce the athletes to compete in the Oceania Championships, being held as part of the Asian Championships in China from November 11 – 21, 2019. This important event also serves as a direct Olympic qualifier.
Tully Watt and Rhys Lanskey showed great fighting spirit and bounced back from disappointment in the horse riding to finish 15th in the Mixed Relay at the World Junior Championships in Poland.
Australia will be well represented at the UIPM World Junior Championships in Drzonkow, Poland this week.
Marina Carrier has continued her strong start to the international season by running on to the podium at the Poland National Open II. She held her nerve over two days of competition and 53 competitors to produce the fastest Laser-Run of the competition.
The morning after his emphatic win at Nationals, 17-year-old Rhys Lanskey was setting his next lot of goals which includes the junior world championships and Tokyo Olympic Games qualifier.
Marina Carrier has started her international season in great form at the French Championships in Paris.
Australian representative and Tokyo Olympic Games hopeful Marina Carrier will start her international season this weekend at the French Championships.
With 34 competitors it was the largest Australian Championships in over a decade, and excitingly the women’s and men’s titles were won by outstanding 17-year-olds, Tully Watt (VIC) and Rhys Lanskey (QLD).
Youth Olympic Games representative Nikita Mawhirt from Perth is chasing her first senior national title at the 2019 Australian Modern Pentathlon Championships in Brisbane on Sunday.
The world’s best pentathletes will renew rivalries this week at the UIPM 2019 Pentathlon World Cup Cairo. The opening World Cup of the season will attract plenty of interest as it also marks the start of the Olympic qualification for Tokyo 2020. Competition in Egypt...
Leading sporting administrator and Olympian, Kitty Chiller has been appointed as a Member (AM) of the Order of Australia (General Division) during Australia Day celebrations for her significant services to sport. Kitty Chiller AM is being honoured for her work in...
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