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  • News | Sydney 2000

    How Cook navigated route to historic gold in Australia combining medicine and modern pentathlon

    While male pentathletes have competed at every Olympic Games since Stockholm 1912, Steph Cook became the first women’s Olympic modern pentathlon champion 88 years later, at the Sydney 2000 Games. The Great Britain star talks us through how she combined a hectic life as a doctor with going for gold – and how her fascinating sport, rooted in Olympic history, has evolved in the modern world.
    02 Nov 2020 | Olympic News, Sydney 2000, Modern Pentathlon, Great Britain
  • Document

    Modern Pentathlon

    To discover when modern pentathlon appeared on the programme of the Olympic Games and how the different events evolved from 1912 to our days: introduction of a women’s event, etc.
  • Document

    Modern Pentathlon

    To discover when modern pentathlon appeared on the programme of the Olympic Games and how the different events evolved from 1912 to our days: introduction of a women’s event, etc.
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Esposito delighted to grab Tokyo 2020 lifeline

    In January of this year the women’s modern pentathlon Olympic champion Chloe Esposito announced she was pregnant and withdrawing from the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The subsequent COVID-19 pandemic has devastated and concerned her but it has also opened the door to her potentially defending her title… 
    19 Jun 2020 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo, Modern Pentathlon, Australia
  • Women's Modern Pentathlon - highlights | Video

    Women's Modern Pentathlon - highlights

    London 2012 - watch highlights from the the thrilling Combined Round in the women's Modern Pentathlon, held at Greenwich Park. Lithuania's Laura Asadauskaite claimed the final gold medal of the Games, with a close battle for silver between Samantha Murray of Great Britain and Brazil's Yana Marques.
  • Mens Modern Pentathlon Swimming

    Mens Modern Pentathlon Swimming

    ATHENS - AUGUST 26: Alexander Parygin of Australia competes in the men's swimming event of the modern pentathlon on August 26, 2004 during the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games at the Olympic Modern Pentathlon Centre in the Goudi Olympic Complex in Athens, Greece. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Alexabder Parygin
    Wednesday, August 25, 2004 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Modern Pentathlon - Men

    Modern Pentathlon - Men

    Alexander Lesun of Russian Federation celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win gold in the Modern Pentathlon on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Friday, August 19, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Modern Pentathlon - Men

    Modern Pentathlon - Men

    General view of the Combined Running/Shooting event of the Modern Pentathlon on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Friday, August 19, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Modern Pentathlon - Men

    Modern Pentathlon - Men

    Alexander Lesun of Russian Federation in action during the Combined Running/Shooting event of the Modern Pentathlon on Day 15 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Deodoro Stadium on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
    Friday, August 19, 2016 10:00 PM | Photo
  • Medalists of Modern Pentathlon

    Medalists of Modern Pentathlon

    Nanjing 2014 - Gold medalists Anton Kuznetsov (R) of Ukraine and Maria Migueis Teixeira of Portugal on the podium during the awarding ceremony of the Mixed International Team Relay combined running and shooting event of Modern Pentathlon competition at Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, Aug. 26, 2014. 
    Tuesday, August 26, 2014 8:30 AM | Photo
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