Athlete Profile: Ricardo Rego
|Date of Birth:||1984-06-24|
|Best Total Points Performance||5500, Indoor International Competition (2012-02-18)||5146|
|Best 25m Swim Performance||1:53.70, 1436 Points Senior European Championships (2011-07-28)||01:55:24|
|Best 33m Swim Performance||2:01.24, 1348 Points Indoor International Competition (2012-02-18)||02:01:00|
|Best 50m Swim Performance||1:58.35, 1380 Points UIPM Senior World Championships (2011-09-08)||02:00:11|
|Best Riding Points||1200, Kremlin Cup (2012-06-16)||960|
|Best Combined Performance||10:57.68, 2372 Points Indoor International Competition (2012-02-18)||12:02:03|
|Jul 2012||35th||Senior European Championships, Sofia, Bulgaria||Senior||Final||13|
|Jun 2012||22nd||Kremlin Cup, Moscow, Russia||Senior||Final|
|May 2012||14th||UIPM Senior World Championships, Rome, Italy||Senior||Qualification B||15|
|Apr 2012||25th||UIPM World Cup #4, Rostov, Russia||Senior||Qualification A||1|
|Apr 2012||27th||UIPM World Cup #3, Szazhalombatta, Hungary||Senior||Qualification B||1|
|Mar 2012||27th||UIPM World Cup #2, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil||Senior||Qualification B||1|
|Mar 2012||17th||UIPM World Cup #1, Charlotte NC, United States of America||Senior||Qualification B||1|
|Feb 2012||34th||Indoor International Competition, Budapest, Hungary||Senior||Final||1|
|Sep 2011||29th||UIPM Senior World Championships, Moscow, Russia||Senior||Qualification A||1|
|Aug 2011||36th||Senior European Championships, Medway, Great Britain||Senior||Final||12|
|May 2011||19th||UIPM World Cup #4, Chengdu, China||Senior||Qualification B||1|
|May 2011||31st||UIPM World Cup #3, Budapest, Hungary||Senior||Qualification A||1|
|Apr 2011||29th||UIPM World Cup #2, Sassari, Italy||Senior||Qualification C||1|
|Feb 2011||30th||UIPM World Cup #1, Palm Springs CA, United States of America||Senior||Final||18|
|Jun 2010||12th||Junior & Senior International German Championships, Berlin, Germany||Senior||Final||19|
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2012 Season by Numbers
Dec 13th Dec, 12
Modern Pentathlon, having 5 disciplines involves more numbers than most sports and sporting numbers generally tells you the full story. So, let’s take a look back best numbers of 2012:
Rego win's Swim but Kasza goes top
Jul 7th Jul, 12
Riccardo Rego (POR) has won the swimming by 3 seconds over Robert Kasza (HUN) and Serguei Karyakin (RUS) who was a further second back.
Rego & Krastanov Fastest in Swimming Groups
Jul 5th Jul, 12
Swimming speedster Ricardo Rego (POR) has won the swimming in group A in a time of 2:00.84, easily beating Serguei Karyakin (RUS) by 4 seconds.
Lesun has slight advantage over Moiseev
Jun 17th Jun, 12
As we head into the combined Aleksander Lesun (RUS) will have only a 2 second advantage over Andrei Moiseev (RUS) with Robert Kasza (HUN) 23 seconds behind, all had similar rides dropping only 20 points with Moiseev dropping 40. Frolov (RUS), Zhurauliou (BLR), Karyakin (RUS), Gebhardt (GER), Rodriguez (ESP), Rego (POR), Polivka (CZE), Bustos (CHI) all completed clean run's (1200 points). Lesun (RUS) will be confident of overcoming close competition of team mate Moiseev (RUS) who completed after similar competition at the World Championships in Rome. Moiseev: "At the beginning i felt like I have the horse under control.The first 6 jumps were quite good.The horse was very active, and i either relaxed or stressed out but made 2 mistakes, which caused me a better place for combined event" Lesun: " I knew the horse,I already performed once in the past. In my opinion it was very good riding. I had to calm down the horse and in the result she became very slow. Only one mistake. Because this is one day competition each mistake is important. " Demeter: " After riding I was happy, i had only mistake.Other athletes performed well as well, so i'll have to do better in combined event" Kasza: "I got very horse. Yesterday girls experienced problems with the horse, but i saw today Karyakin on the clear riding course and it helped.I made one mistake - it is usual."
Rego win's in the pool as Lesun closes in on Moiseev
Jun 17th Jun, 12
Ricardo Rego (POR) wins the Swimming with a time of 1:57.68, with Robert Kasza (HUN) coming in behind with the only other sub 2 minute swim (1:59.44).
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Jun 16th Jun, 12
Onto the 2nd day of the 2nd Kremlin Cup we see 24 Male Athlete’s battle it out for the other half of the $100,000 prize money.