Athlete Profile: Laura Ruggeri
|Date of Birth:||1991-09-26|
|May 2009||25th||World Cup 4 2009, Rome, Italy||Senior||Qualification B||1|
|Jul 2008||7th||European Youth A Champs Combined, Kalmar, Sweden||Youth A||Final|
|Jul 2008||25th||European Youth A Champs, Kalmar, Sweden||Youth A||Final|
|Apr 2008||6th||Open International, Civitavecchia, Italy||Youth A||Final|
|Jan 1970||16th||Biathle World Championships, Monte Carlo, Monaco||Youth B|
|Jul 2007||9th||European Youth A Championships Combined event, Vilnius, Lithuania||Youth A||Final|
|Jul 2007||32nd||European Youth A Championships, Vilnius, Lithuania||Youth A||Final|
|Jul 2007||18th||European Youth B Championships, Las Palmas, Spain||Youth B||Final|
|Jun 2007||26th||World Cup 2007 6, Rome, Italy||Senior||Qualification A||1|
|Jan 1970||1st||Biathle World Tour 3, Follonica, Italy||Youth B|
|May 2007||31st||International Women World Ranking, Spiez, Switzerland||Senior||Final|
|Jan 1970||10th||Biathle World Championships, Salford, Great Britain||Youth B|
|Aug 2006||42nd||Youth A World Championships, Popoli-Sulmona, Italy||Youth A||Final|
|Jul 2006||36th||European Championships Youth A, Lodz, Poland||Youth A||Final|
|Jul 2006||19th||European Championships Youth B, Prague, Czech Republic||Youth B||Final|
|Jan 1970||1st||Biathle World Tour #2, Follonica, Italy||Youth B|
|Jan 1970||14th||Biathle World Championships, Monaco, Monaco||Youth C|
NewsScintillating Champion of Champions as Patte and Isaksen take titles
Oct 27th Oct, 13
Two-days of stunning modern pentathlon at the Al Shaqab Centre in Doha ensured this edition of Champion of Champions hosted by Qatar Foundation in cooperation with Qatar Olympic Committee will live long in the memory. Saturday saw the women compete with Margaux Isaksen of USA defending her title with panache whilst France’s Christopher Patte claimed his maiden career victory by winning the men’s event on Sunday.
USA’s Isaksen reigns supreme with victory at Champion of Champions
Oct 26th Oct, 13
Some strong running in the final event of the day at the Al Shaqab Centre ensured Margaux Isaksen of USA retained her title at Champion of Champions in style. Having started the combined in fourth position, she was composed with her shooting and after taking the lead in the penultimate lap, she accelerated and demonstrated her blistering pace to leave her pursuers with too much to do to catch up. The 22-year-old’s victory ensured she went home with the 3000 USD winner’s cheque, courtesy of RAM Watches.
Athletes raring to go at Champion of Champions in Doha
Oct 25th Oct, 13
Hosted by the Qatar Foundation in cooperation with the Qatar Olympic Committee, the world renowned state-of-the art facilities of the visionary Al-Shaqab equestrian centre in Doha welcomes the end of year showpiece Champion of Champions event this weekend, bringing together the very best athletes from around the planet for what is predicted to be two-days of thrilling competition. It will be the first ever Modern Pentathlon event to be held in Qatar and it is sure to set the pulses racing.
Lithuania do the double as Kinderis takes Men’s World title
Aug 24th Aug, 13
It was a day to remember for the Baltic nation of Lithuania as Justinas Kinderis took the Men’s World Championships gold after a confident combined event. The World No.4 had earlier scored a perfect ride after having placed third in the fence and 16th in the pool.
Asadauskaite adds World crown to Olympic title
Aug 24th Aug, 13
After a season in which she has failed to reproduce the form that saw her take the Olympic gold last year, Laura Asadauskaite delivered when she needed it to most, coming all the way up from 19th on the combined starting grid to become World Champion with some sensational shooting and impressively fast running in the final event of the day.
Finnish women make history as both qualify for Worlds Final
Aug 22nd Aug, 13
The history books of Modern Pentathlon in Finland were rewritten today as for the very time two of their women athletes qualified for a World Championships Final. Laura Salminen and Eevi Bengs got out of Group B as they finished 10th and 17th respectively, a feat that had never been done before by Finnish women.
Margaux Isaksen wins Women Group A at Worlds
Aug 22nd Aug, 13
After starting the final event of the Women’s Qualification Group A at the World Championships in 11th position, USA’s World No. 4 Margaux Isaksen showed great speed in the combined to cross the finish line first and book her place into tomorrow’s Final.
2013 Modern Pentathlon World Championships: Women’s preview
Aug 18th Aug, 13
With the Women’s World Championships Qualification stages set to begin on Wednesday 21 August at the Fengshan Stadium in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, we profile some of the athletes who will be battling it out to make it into the Final. 70 Women are scheduled to take part and all will be bidding to win the coveted title on Friday.