Athlete Profile: Louis Vidal
|Date of Birth:||1996-08-06|
|Best Total Points Performance||3564, Trofeu Vila Sant Boi (2013-04-27)||3564|
|Best 25m Swim Performance||2:28.63, 1020 Points Cuban Youth A & B Nationals (2013-04-12)||02:28:00|
|Best Riding Points||, ()||0|
|Best Combined Performance||14:20.00, 1760 Points Cuban Youth A & B Nationals (2013-04-12)||14:20:00|
Youth A Pentathlon World Ranking
|Date||Rank||Points||Event One||Event Two||Event Three|
Trofeu Vila Sant Boi
Sant Boi, 2013-04-27
|Apr 2013||33rd||Trofeu Vila Sant Boi, Sant Boi, Spain||Youth A||Final||1|
|Apr 2013||33rd||Cuban Youth A & B Nationals, Villa Clara, Cuba||Youth A||Final|
NewsIrish National Championships review
Nov 4th Nov, 13
56 athletes from all over Ireland contested the Nationals last week at the new National Modern Pentathlon Centre in Dublin, Ireland, last week and the action did not disappoint.
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:
Development of Modern Pentathlon in New Zealand
Mar 29th Mar, 11
In late 2007, Colin VanZyl had an idea. At the time, he was the father of two talented teenage athletes. Amanda and Gideon were good fencers, they could run and swim, they knew how to ride, and he felt sure they could learn to shoot. They were well on their way to Modern Pentathlon! He checked into it. There were no dedicated facilities, no coaches in place, no local club or national structure for the sport in New Zealand. Unintimidated, Colin quite simply decided there was work to be done.
BWCH Youth A Female Results
Oct 30th Oct, 10
Youth A Female Results:
GB pentathletes win silver fencing medal with Scotland team
Oct 7th Oct, 10
British modern pentathletes Mhairi Spence and Louise Helyer helped Scotland to a silver medal at the Commonwealth Fencing Championships in Australia. The pair were members of the Scotland team that finished runners-up to the host nation in the women’s team epee competition at the championships.
Modern Pentathlon Olympic Stamp
Jul 28th Jul, 10
Many of Britain's top modern pentathletes helped to launch the Royal Mail¹s latest London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games stamps. The stamps were launched on Tuesday (27 July) to mark two years to go to the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games. The modern pentathlon stamp was designed by Katherine Baxter and shows all five disciplines that make up the sport fencing, swimming, showjumping, running and shooting.
European Championships Entry List
Jul 6th Jul, 10
The entry list for the 2010 European Championships has now been finalised, with a very strong field lined up to chase gold in Debrecen. Please find the full list below:
Women's Final Review
May 8th May, 10
Lena Schoneborn (GER) showed her class by easily claiming gold at World Cup #4 in Budapest, Hungary. Schoneborn led from the start of the day to the finish, beating Amelie Caze (FRA) who won silver and the local favourite Leila Gyenesei (HUN) taking a satisfying bronze medal. Schoneborn said “this was a fantastic day for me and I am really proud to have beaten such a strong field, everything just clicked”.