Athlete Profile: Regula Echle
|Date of Birth:||1983-03-30|
|Best Riding Points||560, 8th Women's qualifying competition (SUI) (2004-06-20)||360|
|Feb 2005||31st||Budapest indoor Championships, Budapest, Hungary||Senior||Final|
|Jun 2004||31st||8th Women's qualifying competition (SUI), Spiez, Switzerland||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.
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.
Mixed Relay new schedule announced
Feb 24th Feb, 13
The Mixed Relay World Cup Series make its debut today, Sunday 24 February, in Palm Springs and a new schedule has been announced for today’s event as follows:
2013 UIPM Rules & Regulations
Jan 10th Jan, 13
The new UIPM Rules & Regulations, as approved by the 2012 UIPM Congress, are now ready to be downloaded here
Fomer USA Pentathlon President Ralph C. Bender Passes Away
Jan 2nd Jan, 13
Ralph C. Bender, founder and Chairman Emeritus of San Antonio Sports, passed away Thursday morning, Dec. 27 in San Antonio, TX, his adopted home town. Born in Davenport, Iowa on June 3, 1924, Bender had a profound impact on both the physical and sports landscape of San Antonio and Modern Pentathlon in the USA.
UIPM Launches New Mixed Relay World Cup Series
Dec 12th Dec, 12
UIPM is excited to launch it's latest addition to it's event calendar, the Mixed Relay World Cup Series which will make its debut in 2013.
Insight into the Irish Sensation Lanigan-O'Keeffe
Nov 12th Nov, 12
In the bustling UCD sports hall, he's easy to pick out. He's the one standing at a table facing the wall, holding a gun in his right hand which he is pointing at an imaginary target a few inches away.
Organising an Olympic Event: Peter Hart's Experience
Oct 3rd Oct, 12
Ever wondered how the amazing spectacle of the Olympic Games are organised? This is a long painstaking process that involves, dedication, sacrifice and know how to pull off the greatest show on earth. The Modern Pentathlon competition in London was organised by Peter Hart. See below his story that resulted in on of the great Olympic Modern Pentathlon events: