Athlete Profile: Vladimir Moiseev
|Date of Birth:||1979-05-06|
|Mar 2000||4th||Memorial Ivan Deryugin, Kiev, Ukraine||Senior||Final|
NewsValentin Prades: "I am not afraid of going beyond the pain threshold"
Sep 26th Sep, 13
With Modern Pentathlon starlet Valentin Prades turning 21 today, we took the opportunity of putting a few questions to the talented Frenchman. You can also read the full interview in French below.
Men’s 2013 World Championships preview
Aug 20th Aug, 13
It has been an enthralling Modern Pentathlon season so far amongst the men, with some brilliant competition making for some unpredictable results in 2013. Now the action is sure to be cranked up another notch as the UIPM World Championships Men’s Qualification stages get underway on Thursday 22 August in Chinese Taipei’s second largest city. The Fengshan Stadium in Kaohsiung will host 85 of the very best pentathletes from around the globe with some scintillating action guaranteed as they seek to write their name in the history books by becoming World Champion this Saturday.
Aug 19th Aug, 13
Chairperson: Mrs Georgina Harland (GBR) Members: Mr Sebastien Dietz (GER)Mr Omar El Geziry (EGY)Mr Dmytro Kirpulyanskyy (UKR)Mr Andrei Moiseev (RUS)Miss Adrienn Toth (HUN) Overview: The Athlete's Committee develops the relationship and maintains the communication with the athletes and represents their interests on the Executive Board. The Athletes Committee is constantly aware of decisions and guidelines given by the Executive Board and the UIPM Committee's (in particular Technical, Business Affairs, Medical and Marketing and Media) in order to inform the athletes of changes and proposals taken into consideration. Athletes meetings are scheduled during the main competitions (World Championships, World Cup Final) to discuss issues needing to be brought to the attention of the Executive Board. The Athlete's Committee is also involved in managing the distribution of equipment provided by UIPM Sponsors.
Aug 19th Aug, 13
Chairperson: Mr Janusz Peciak (USA) Secretary Mr José Maria Paula Santos (POR) Members: Mr Marcelo Gonçales (BRA)Dr Walid Sayed (EGY)Mrs Corine Bouzou (FRA)Mr Endre Kovats Bonamie (ESP)Mr Pedro Petrushinski (GER)Mr Carlo Passiatore (ITA)Mr Dong-Kook Chung (KOR)Mr Dmitry Menshikov (RUS)Dr Vladimir Miller (SVK) Overview: The Technical Committee is comprised of members who have had extensive experience as international judges in all five disciplines of modern pentathlon or who have had high level experience in administration of the sport. The 10 member committee is chaired by the Sport Director who is an Executive Board member. The Committee overseas all the rules governing the sport and makes recommendations for changes to the rules, competition format and technical requirements to the Executive Board. The Committee appoints 2 members to attend each of the Category A competitions and other high level competitions to ensure that the competitions are conducted according to the rules and regulations.
June's Modern Pentathlon Newsletter
Jul 9th Jul, 13
June's edition of the Modern Pentathlon newsletter is now available to download.
A tribute to Pentathlon legend Andrey Moiseev
Jun 25th Jun, 13
After two-time Olympic Champion Andrey Moiseev was present to voice his support for the World Cup Final in Nizhny Novgorod at the event press conference last month, UIPM felt it was time to celebrate one of the sport’s all-time greats. Eduardo Valle reports on the recently retired Russian icon.
Double Olympic Champion Andrey Moiseev opens World Cup Final
May 30th May, 13
It was press conference day today in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, as the 2013 World Cup Series reaches its climactic end with the Final set to begin tomorrow. The Women will get the show underway on Friday 31 May before the Men are pitted against each other the day after with the greatly praised Mixed Relay bringing the event to a thrilling close on Sunday 2 June.
Lesun & Asadauskaite Finish 2012 as World #1's
Dec 19th Dec, 12
After an exciting season, rankings show the best performers of the year. Laura Asadauskaite and Aleksander Lesun had a pretty successful year and collected more points than their fellows to top the year-end rankings list – a place Asadauskaite has been before and Lesun hasn’t left in past three years.