Athlete Profile: Christopher Link
|Date of Birth:||1988-09-13|
|Best Total Points Performance||5716, CISM Military World Games (2011-07-16)||5352|
|Best 25m Swim Performance||2:08.40, 1260 Points German Championships (2012-10-27)||02:13:48|
|Best 50m Swim Performance||2:12.09, 1216 Points Junior World Championships (2009-07-06)||02:16:48|
|Best Riding Points||1200, Junior World Championships (2006-08-07)||1140|
|Best Combined Performance||10:39.30, 2444 Points CISM Military World Games (2011-07-16)||11:43:38|
|Oct 2012||7th||German Championships, Berlin, Germany||Senior||Final|
|Jul 2012||23rd||Senior European Championships, Sofia, Bulgaria||Senior||Qualification B||3|
|Apr 2012||31st||UIPM World Cup #4, Rostov, Russia||Senior||Qualification A||1|
|Jul 2011||7th||CISM Military World Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil||Senior||Final||42|
|Jun 2010||21st||UIPM World Cup 5, Berlin, Germany||Senior||Qualification A||1|
|Apr 2010||18th||UIPM World Cup 3, Medway, Great Britain||Senior||Qualification B||1|
|Mar 2010||33rd||UIPM World Cup 2, Cairo, Egypt||Senior||Final||15|
|Nov 2009||2nd||French Open International Championships , Paris, France||Senior||Final||17|
|Jul 2009||17th||Junior World Championships, Kaoshiung, Chinese Taipei||Junior||Final||39|
|Jul 2009||7th||Junior World Championships, Kaoshiung, Chinese Taipei||Junior||Team-relay 3 members|
|May 2009||7th||International German Champioships for Men and Women, Bonn, Germany||Junior||Final||9|
|May 2009||13th||European Junior Championships, Albena, Bulgaria||Junior||Final||35|
|Apr 2008||26th||International Senior Championships, Paris, France||Senior||Final||5|
|Mar 2008||26th||Indoor Championships, Budapest, Hungary||Senior||Final||5|
|Feb 2008||21st||World Cup 1 2008, Cairo, Egypt||Senior||Qualification B||1|
|Nov 2007||8th||South American Senior & Junior Championships, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil||Senior||Final|
|Sep 2007||7th||World Junior Championships, Caldas da Rainh, Portugal||Junior||Final||58|
|Jul 2007||10th||International German Championships Men, Potsdam, Germany||Senior||Final||21|
|Jul 2007||34th||European Junior Championships, Budapest, Hungary||Junior||Final||14|
|May 2007||20th||International Junior Competition, Drzonkow, Poland||Junior||Final||11|
|Aug 2006||8th||Youth A World Championships, Popoli-Sulmona, Italy||Youth A||Final|
|Aug 2006||15th||Junior World Championships, Shanghai, China||Junior||Final||33|
|Jun 2006||8th||Intern'l German Champs, Bonn, Germany||Junior||Final||23|
|May 2006||11th||International Junior Competition, Drzonkow, Poland||Junior||Final||20|
|Mar 2006||13th||Barcelona International Meeting, Barcelona, Spain||Junior||Final||18|
|Aug 2005||34th||World Championships YOUTH A, Pilsen, Czech Republic||Youth A||Final|
|Jul 2005||21st||European championships Youth A, Budapest, Hungary||Youth A||Final|
NewsRio 2016 launches Games sport pictograms
Nov 7th Nov, 13
The Rio 2016 Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games today launches its sport pictograms, continuing the tradition of each edition of the Games defining the sports on its programme through graphic icons.
Scintillating 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.
Christopher Patte victorious at Champion of Champions
Oct 27th Oct, 13
French 23-year-old Christopher Patte capped a sensational day for himself by grabbing his maiden title by winning Champion of Champions at the Al Shaqab Centre in Doha, Qatar. A quality swim was followed by a perfect ride and after starting the final event in pole, 8 seconds ahead of his nearest rival, he was simply unstoppable in the combined, never relinquishing his lead to claim a well-deserved victory.
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.
Sandoval, Schrimsher and Patte win Men’s Qualification Groups
Aug 22nd Aug, 13
36 Men moved into the Saturday’s Modern Pentathlon Final after 3 tough Qualification Groups were decided today. With the fence having been moved a day forward due to terrible weather conditions caused by Typhoon Trami, today saw the swim and combined events take place with some surprising results showing just how strong the competition is amongst the men.
Men’s 2013 World Championships preview
Aug 20th Aug, 13
It has been an enthralling Modern Pentathlon season so far amongst the men, with some brilliant competition making for some unpredictable results in 2013. Now the action is sure to be cranked up another notch as the UIPM World Championships Men’s Qualification stages get underway on Thursday 22 August in Chinese Taipei’s second largest city. The Fengshan Stadium in Kaohsiung will host 85 of the very best pentathletes from around the globe with some scintillating action guaranteed as they seek to write their name in the history books by becoming World Champion this Saturday.
Nizhny Novgorod World Cup Final line-up revealed
May 21st May, 13
With just ten (10) days to go until the 2013 Modern Pentathlon World Cup Final gets underway in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, UIPM is pleased to reveal the final entry list for one of the most highly anticipated events of this season’s calendar. The world’s top pentathletes are all set to battle it out on one of the biggest stages of all and some scintillating action will be expected throughout the three days of competition.