Articles related to pentathlon
An Illustrated History of the Heptathlon - Track & Field - About.com
First, there was the pentathlon. At least for women. Women's multi-sport competition began with the five-sport pentathlon, which became an Olympic event in ...
Olympic Decathlon Rules - Track & Field - About.com
The men's decathlon consists of ten events that are held on two consecutive days . The first day's events include, in order, a 100-meter run, the long jump, shot ...
An Illustrated History of the Decathlon - Track & Field - About.com
The 10-sport decathlon debuted in 1904 then returned, along with the five-sport pentathlon, in 1912. American Jim Thorpe demonstrated his amazing all-around ...
Pentathlon - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Pentathlon was the name for the five events in Greek gymnastics: running, jumping, wrestling, discus throwing, and javelin throwing.
Olympic Modern Pentathlon Rules and Judging - Running & Jogging
Oct 23, 2014 ... Get information on the rules and scoring for the Olympic Modern Pentathlon.
Modern Pentathlon in the Olympic Games - Running & Jogging
The sport of modern pentathlon has been called a true representation of the Olympic movement and the sport that most accurately conveys the ideals of the ...
Learn to Compete in the Modern Pentathlon - Running & Jogging
May 11, 2013 ... The Olympic Modern Pentathlon consists of five events. Learn how to participate in the five disciplines of the competition.
Modern Pentathlon - Swimming - About.com
Modern Pentathlon, an Olympic event since 1912, encompasses the five sports of shooting, fencing, swimming, riding (equestrian) and running. Pentathletes ...
Men's Modern Pentathlon Swimming - Running & Jogging - About.com
The start of the men's swimming event of the modern pentathlon during the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games. Updated October 23, 2014. Photo Credit: ...
Women's Modern Pentathlon Shooting
Oct 23, 2014 ... Kate Allenby of Great Britain competes in the women's shooting event of the modern pentathlon on during the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic ...