Athlete Profile: Jack Mcroberts
|Date of Birth:||1990-01-15|
|Best Riding Points||1120, Bath International Competition (2009-04-02)||1120|
|Apr 2009||21st||Bath International Competition, Bath, Great Britain||Senior||Final||1|
|Apr 2008||12th||Open International, Civitavecchia, Italy||Youth A||Final|
NewsPentathlon GB successfully hosts first World Coaches Conference
Nov 13th Nov, 13
With 20 nations in attendance, the event at the Manchester Conference Centre over the weekend 8-10 November was a truly international affair with delegates from France, Germany, Turkey and beyond.
Heather Fell elected to BOA Athletes’ Commission
Jan 8th Jan, 13
Olympic silver medal winning modern pentathlete Heather Fell is one of six Olympians elected by their peers to serve on the British Olympic Association’s Athletes’ Commission.
John Holland Becomes UIPM Honorary Member for Life
Oct 31st Oct, 12
At the 2012 UIPM Congress, one of Modern Pentathlon's longest serving Men NORCECA President John Holland stepped down from his position and was awarded UIPM's highest honour: UIPM Honorary Member for Life.
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:
London 2012 Features: Marques, Carrying a Dream of a Nation
Aug 3rd Aug, 12
When Yane Marques began modern pentathlon at the age of 19, she didn’t have any running skills and had only seen fencing on television.
Esposito Aiming For a Podium in London
Jun 6th Jun, 12
When the gruelling five-discipline sport of modern pentathlon kicks off in London this August, Australia will be looking to hit the podium for the first time and with young-gun Chloe Esposito named on the Team, this is looking more likely than ever before.
Pentathlon History: Part 5 GB at the 1956 Olympics
Jan 16th Jan, 12
Over the coming year, as the Olympic event approaches, we will be featuring 12 extracts from Andy Archibald’s forthcoming book ‘A History of Modern Pentathlon 1912-2012’. In this fifth extract, he describes how, for many pentathletes in the past, just taking part was the greatest achievement.
London 2012 unveils official uniforms for Games Makers and Technical Officials
Nov 24th Nov, 11
The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today unveiled the designs of the Games Maker uniform that will be worn by around 70,000 volunteers and 6,000 LOCOG staff and the Technical Officials uniform which will be worn by around 4,500 Technical Officials during the London 2012 Games.